SAP Crystal Reports vs. Web Intelligence Round 2

Jamie OswaldGreg Myers, and Eric Vallo, are at it again with Josh FletcherCoy YonceDavid Poisson, and Gabe Orthous.  In this second part of the two parter, we let the contestants fight it out until the end.  OK, we are probably still all pals at the end, so just use your imagination.

We have voted and here are our thoughts on the match up.  How do you think they did?  Leave us your vote in the comments: Who best represented their technology, and which technology won?

Category Jamie Greg Eric
Formatting and Visualization Crystal Webi Webi
Analysis Capability Webi Webi Webi
Mass Report Distribution Crystal Crystal Crystal
Exporting Crystal Crystal Crystal
Data Connectivity Crystal Crystal Crystal
Formula Engine Crystal Webi Crystal
Performance Crystal Crystal Crystal
Developer Experience Crystal Webi Crystal
User Experience Webi (but this should count very heavily) Webi Webi
Extensibility Crystal Tie Tie
Upgrade Experience Crystal Tie Tie
Embedding Experience Crystal Webi Tie
Do they belong in the same deployment? Yes Yes Yes
Who won the bout? Neither – Depends on your needs. Deski Crystal

 

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SAP Crystal Reports vs. Web Intelligence

Jamie OswaldGreg Myers, and Eric Vallo, get together with Josh FletcherCoy YonceDavid Poisson, and Gabe Orthous.  This is epic.  It’s SAP Crystal Reports vs. Web Intelligence.  Feature for feature, requirement for requirement.  Listen in to Round 1 of this show and start tallying the score.  You will have a chance to vote.

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BI4 – Looking at Crystal Reports

The BI4 topics just keep rolling. This week, SAP’s very own Coy Yonce, Product Owner of Crystal Reports and Crystal Reports Server, joins us to talk in great detail about what’s happening with Crystal Reports as a part of the BI4 release.

In this episode, we give the new common semantic layer and Information Design Tool a good shake down.

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