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MICROSOFT CORPORATION
  • Washington, USA
  • 1975
  • More than $100 BN

MICROSOFT Embedded Analytics

MICROSOFT CORPORATION Overview

Microsoft registers its presence in the embedded analytics market with Power BI Embedded, an Azure cloud service that enables ISVs and application developers to provide analytics capabilities in their applications. It helps end-users to integrate their Power BI reports into web and mobile applications. It provides key functionalities such as self-service capabilities, data connectivity with Representational State Transfer (REST) APIs, management APIs, and advanced analytics. Advanced analytics capabilities include support for R visuals in Power BI Embedded, which provides developers visualization flexibility. Users can view and interact with the Power BI reporting experience without any additional licensing or Power BI account. The Power BI Embedded service features a pay-as-you-go consumption-based pricing model.

MICROSOFT CORPORATION USP

It provides key functionalities such as self-service capabilities, data connectivity with Representational State Transfer (REST) APIs, management APIs, and advanced analytics. Advanced analytics capabilities include support for R visuals in Power BI Embedded, which provides developers visualization flexibility. Users can view and interact with the Power BI reporting experience without any additional licensing or Power BI account. The Power BI Embedded service features a pay-as-you-go consumption-based pricing model.

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  • Support and maintenance
  • Ad Hoc Querying
  • Benchmarking and Data Modeling
  • Big Data Management
  • Customized Solutions Offered
  • Data Access and Integration
  • Data Discovery
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MICROSOFT CORPORATION Presence in Embedded Analytics Software
Microsoft has a strong global presence with subsidiaries in multiple regions. The company provides its BI solution to large enterprises and SMEs spread across various industries such as retail, insurance, transportation, manufacturing, professional services, consumer packaged goods, telecommunications, energy and utilities, public sector, and capital markets. The company’s product portfolio caters to multiple business applications such as IT, finance, marketing and sales, operations, and HR – catering to the endto- end requirements of an organization. With a stable financial position, Microsoft invests a significant share of its revenue in R&D activities. In 2016, the company invested about 14% of its total revenue in R&D. In the embedded analytics market, the company first introduced the preview version of its embedded BI solution– Power BI Embedded in April 2016 in nine data centers worldwide, making it generally available in July 2016. The company has introduced frequent additions to its Power BI product portfolio through product developments. In this pursuit, Microsoft introduced Power BI Premium in May 2017. Power BI Premium is a capacity-based licensing model that increases flexibility in terms of access, share, and distribution of content. Furthermore, in October 2016, the company added advanced visual analytics capabilities to its Power BI Embedded solution by providing support for R visuals. Microsoft has a strong global partner network for its Power BI solution that is spread across multiple industries and business functions. Microsoft’s products and services are sold through channel partners such as systems integrators, service providers, resellers, and distributors; and through direct sales.

Top MICROSOFT CORPORATION Features

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#2 Solutions Offered / Real-time Data Analytics
#3 services / Support and maintenance
#4 services / Managed Services
#5 Solutions Offered / Data Access and Integration

PARTICIPATING QUADRANTS

MICROSOFT CORPORATION has chosen it’s strengths in these 3 territories
  • Niche Quadrant

    All-Middle East and Africa

  • Niche Quadrant

    All-Asia-Pacific

  • Niche Quadrant

    All-Europe