Yellowfin Reviews

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Johan Pietersen | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 10 out of 10
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Data Integration

10
The Yellowfin product has most datasources and supports data merging at a dynamic and interactive level. It also supports the Pintl strategy around multiple system sources of data brought into an abstracted cubed environment.
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Samir Kumar Sahoo | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Data Integration

10
Yellowfin provides almost all data sources to connect including RDBMS, Hadoop, enterprise Apps, CRM, ERP, analytical tools and custom connectors. Also it has the architecture to build views from various sources to integrate data that is used to build reports, dashboards and powerful collaboration and storyboarding for senior management. Yellowfin provides connectors for almost all social media and open source data platforms for easy integration.
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Phil Serfaty | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 5 out of 10
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Data Integration

6
This is difficult because we are an SAP shop and never tried connecting to this system, only SQL Server. The connection was good but I've seen easier tools that help you manipulate and develop SQL statements to bring in cleansed data. Not that Yellowfin was bad, but it was hard for those with little SQL knowledge.
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Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
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Data Integration

9
Has a large selection of out of the box data source connections. Also very easy to merge data from disparate sources in views or reports. In Yellowfin 7.2 you can now add custom connectors built yourselves.
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Feature Scorecard Summary

Customizable dashboards (6)
7.9
Report Formatting Templates (5)
7.7
Drill-down analysis (6)
8.3
Formatting capabilities (6)
7.6
Integration with R or other statistical packages (3)
8.3
Report sharing and collaboration (5)
8.3
Publish to Web (6)
8.2
Publish to PDF (6)
8.0
Report Versioning (4)
7.7
Report Delivery Scheduling (6)
8.3
Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.) (6)
7.3
Location Analytics / Geographic Visualization (6)
7.8
Predictive Analytics (4)
6.5
Multi-User Support (named login) (6)
8.0
Role-Based Security Model (5)
7.8
Multiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete) (5)
7.8
Responsive Design for Web Access (1)
9.1
Dedicated iOS Application (4)
8.5
Dedicated Android Application (4)
8.2
Dashboard / Report / Visualization Interactivity on Mobile (4)
8.5

About Yellowfin

Yellowfin is a completely web-based reporting and analytics solution, founded in 2003 in response to the complexity and costs associated with implementing and using traditional BI tools. Yellowfin offers Mobile BI, Collaborative BI, and Embedded BI, as well as Location Intelligence and data visualization. According to the vendor, more than 10,000 organizations, and more than two million end-users across 70 different countries use Yellowfin every day.

Yellowfin Features

BI Platform Features
Does not have featureAdministration via Windows App
Does not have featureAdministration via MacOS App
Has featureAdministration via Web Interface
Has featureLive Connection to External Data
Has featureSnapshot of External Data
Has featureIn-memory data model
Has featureOLAP (Pre-processed cube representation)
Has featureROLAP (SQL-layer querying)
Has featureMulti-Data Source Reporting (Blending)
Has featureData warehouse / dictionary layer
Has featureETL Capability
Has featureETL Scheduler
Supported Data Sources Features
Has featureMS Excel Workbooks
Has featureText Files (CSV, etc)
Has featureOracle
Has featureMS SQL Server
Has featureIBM DB2
Has featurePostgres
Has featureMySQL
Has featureODBC
Has featureCloudera Hadoop
Has featureHortonworks Hadoop
Has featureEMC Greenplum
Has featureIBM Netezza
Has featureHP Vertica
Has featureParAccel
Has featureSAP Hana
Has featureTeradata
Has featureSage 500
Has featureSalesforce
Has featureSAP
Has featureGoogle Analytics
BI Standard Reporting Features
Does not have featurePixel Perfect reports
Has featureCustomizable dashboards
Has featureReport Formatting Templates
Ad-hoc Reporting Features
Has featureDrill-down analysis
Has featureFormatting capabilities
Has featurePredictive modeling
Has featureIntegration with R or other statistical packages
Has featureReport sharing and collaboration
Report Output and Scheduling Features
Has featurePublish to Web
Has featurePublish to PDF
Has featureOutput Raw Supporting Data
Has featureReport Versioning
Has featureReport Delivery Scheduling
Does not have featureDelivery to Remote Servers
Data Discovery and Visualization Features
Has featurePre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.)
Has featureLocation Analytics / Geographic Visualization
Has featurePredictive Analytics
Has featureSupport for Machine Learning models
Does not have featurePattern Recognition and Data Mining
Has featureIntegration with R or other statistical packages
Access Control and Security Features
Has featureMulti-User Support (named login)
Has featureRole-Based Security Model
Has featureMultiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete)
Has featureReport-Level Access Control
Has featureTable-Level Access Control (BI-layer)
Has featureField-Level Access Control (BI-layer)
Has featureSingle Sign-On (SSO)
Mobile Capabilities Features
Has featureResponsive Design for Web Access
Has featureDedicated iOS Application
Has featureDedicated Android Application
Has featureDashboard / Report / Visualization Interactivity on Mobile
Application Program Interfaces (APIs) / Embedding Features
Does not have featureREST API
Does not have featureJavascript API
Does not have featureiFrames
Does not have featureJava API
Does not have featureThemeable User Interface (UI)
Does not have featureCustomizable Platform (Open Source)

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Yellowfin Integrations

Blacklight, Google Analytics, Salesforce.com, Any database, Web applications, R

Yellowfin Competitors

Pricing

  • Has featureFree Trial Available?Yes
  • Has featureFree or Freemium Version Available?Yes
  • Has featurePremium Consulting/Integration Services Available?Yes
  • Entry-level set up fee?Optional

Yellowfin Support Options

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Email

Yellowfin Technical Details

Deployment Types:On-premise, SaaS
Operating Systems: Windows, Linux, Mac
Mobile Application:Apple iOS, Android, Mobile Web
Supported Countries:All
Supported Languages: Japanese, English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Thai, Chinese