Oracle Analytics Cloud versus Industry Products

Oracle Analytics Cloud: Augmented Analytics at Scale

Oracle Analytics Cloud empowers your entire organization with across-the-board business analytics, enterprise-class reporting, and compelling, self-service data visualization capabilities. “Enterprise business intelligence capabilities are built into Oracle Analytics Cloud,” reported 451 Research, “along with data visualization and discovery, with the strategic intention of providing organizations with the best of both worlds: freedom of analysis within a governed framework.”

Oracle Analytics Cloud brings the precision of analytics to any data at any scale, making every process, decision, and action data-driven.

  • Built from the ground up for the cloud, with elasticity that makes it easy to provision resources and automate tasks for agility and efficiency
  • Includes high-volume production reporting, with no need for a separate tool
  • Built with intrinsic security and role-based access to safeguard critical data
  • Includes an enterprise-grade semantics model for a single source of truth
  • Puts machine learning in the hands of business users to enable fast, accurate data discovery, enrichment, and predictive analytics
  • Supports new cloud business models and existing on-premises models to create analytics for viewing on interactive, configurable dashboards
  • Drives collaboration by supporting the generation, embedding, and sharing of analytics across your organization
  • Self-service, intuitive experience using natural language makes it easy to see and interpret data, work with visualizations, and create compelling stories
  • Supports comprehensive, integrated business analytics across the web and on desktops and mobile devices

Compare Oracle Analytics Cloud with other leading business analytics products and you’ll see why only Oracle delivers the complete solution for today’s business analytics.

Capabilities Details Oracle Analytics Cloud Microsoft Power BI Tableau
Augmented Analytics
Data discovery Unbiased, data-driven visualizations provide insight in seconds. Yes Yes Limited
Data enrichment Intelligent machine learning technology adds context to data sets for deeper insight. Yes No No
Mobile experience Natural-language processing powers smart recommendations. Yes Limited No
NLG-based narratives Natural language generation automates reporting without third-party plugins. Yes No No
Predictive analytics Predictive Analytics unlocks rapid insight without special tools. Yes Limited Limited
Self-Service Analytics
Self-service data visualization Data Visualization for Business users without IT support. Yes Yes Yes
Smart SaaS integration Robust SaaS security protects data. Not just standard ODBC drivers. Yes Limited Limited
Embedded insights Analytics embedded into every part of the business process. Yes Yes Yes
Reliable, elastic cloud—not hosted on premises Oracle Analytics Cloud is built from the ground up for the cloud. Yes Yes No
Centralized Analytics
Data virtualization A prebuilt, virtualized business view provides a single source of truth. Yes Limited Limited
Enterprise security Intrinsic security and role-based access safeguards critical data. Yes Limited No
Self-service dashboards Prebuilt, customizable dashboards accelerate insight. Yes Yes Yes
Production reporting High-volume, high-velocity reports delivered directly to for users. Yes Limited No