Revolution Analytics, the leading commercial provider of software and support for the popular R statistics language, today announced a technology partnership with Jaspersoft, makers of the world's most widely used Business Intelligence (BI) software. The companies are now delivering RevoConnectR for JasperReports Server, a free download on Jaspersoft's community site, JasperForge.org, that allows joint customers to visualize and embed Revolution R Enterprise analytic models inside JasperReports Server for even greater operational business insight.
Revolution Analytics builds on open source R, the world's most powerful statistics software, to deliver predictive analytics to the enterprise. Jaspersoft provides the most flexible and cost-effective BI suite in the world, enabling better decision making through highly interactive, web-based reports, dashboards and analysis. The companies complement each other in the emerging Data Analytics Stack, and this partnership reflects both companies' commitment to partner up and down the data stack to provide users with an integrated offering capable of storing, sorting, analyzing and presenting large data sets.
"Jaspersoft offers its customers the best in open source business intelligence and partners with companies who are also clear leaders in their fields," said Andrew Lampitt, Jaspersoft Senior Director of Technology Alliances. "As a community effort, R has grown into the standard for statistical analysis and Revolution Analytics has emerged as the leading commercial entity delivering robust, enterprise-ready R. This partnership follows on our joint vision to bring R into the broader business intelligence mainstream."
RevoConnectR for JasperReports Server is a Java library interface between JasperReports Server and Revolution R Enterprise's RevoDeployR, a standardized collection of web services that integrates security, APIs, scripts and libraries for R into a single server. By ac cessing Revolution R Enterprise from within JasperReports Server, and specifically iReport, enterprise users can build custom dashboards and reports, as well as securely integrate R data and analysis with web-based gadgets, applications and BI tools.
"This partnership provides a wider audience of business users with seamless access to advanced analytic capabilities," said Jeff Erhardt, Revolution Analytics Chief Operating Officer. "Jaspersoft delivers the modern infrastructure companies need to execute better BI. Using Revolution R Enterprise within JasperReports Server will help our joint customers make more informed, successful business decisions."
Additional Online Resources
• Download RevoConnectR for JasperReports Server from JasperForge;
• Learn more about Jaspersoft and Revolution R Enterprise;
• Register for the webinar "Integrating R Into 3rd Party and Web Applications Using RevoDeployR";
• Revolution R Enterprise customer testimonials;
• Revolution R Enterprise downloads;
• Free academic license for Revolution R Enterprise;
• Follow @RevolutionR on Twitter;
• Revolutions blog.
Jaspersoft (jaspersoft.com, jasperforge.org) provides the most flexible, cost effective and widely deployed Business Intelligence suite in the world, enabling better decision making through highly interactive, web-based reports, dashboards and analysis. Leveraging a commercial open source business mo del, Jaspersoft provides end-to-end BI capabilities at a fraction of the cost of other vendors. The BI suite includes pixel-perfect enterprise reporting, ad hoc query, dashboards, OLAP and in-memory analysis, and data integration. Jaspersoft is the only BI vendor that enables companies to adapt to the new, virtualized world by providing a complete spectrum of on-premise, multi-tenant SaaS and cloud-based deployment options for both embedded and standalone business intelligence. Unlike traditional BI vendors, Jaspersoft is built on a m odern, lightweight, standards-based architecture and offers greater vendor independence thanks to its open source codebase. Unlike niche BI vendors, Jaspersoft represents a safe choice with tens of thousands of production deployments across a wide range of industries.
Jaspersoft's open source business intelligence software has more than 12 million product downloads worldwide, 160,000 production deployments and over 13,500 commercial customer s in 100 countries. Its BI suite is advanced regularly by a development community of more than 190,000 registered members.
About Revolution Analytics
Revolution Analytics is the leading commercial provider of software and services based on the open source R project for statistical computing. Led by predictive analytics pioneer Norman Nie, the company brings high performance, productivity and enterprise readiness to R, the most powerful statistics language in the world. The company's flagship Revolution R product is designed to meet the production needs of large organizations in industries such as finance, life sciences, retail, manufacturing and media. Used by over 2 million a nalysts in academia and at cutting-edge companies such as Google, Bank of America and Acxiom, R has emerged as the standard of innovation in statistical analysis. Revolution Analytics is committed to fostering the continued growth of the R community through sponsorship of the Inside-R.org community site, funding worldwide R user groups and offers free licenses of Revolution R Enterprise to everyone in academia.