Toad Decision Point
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Toad Decision Point

Self-Service Business Intelligence Solutions for Everyone

Toad™ Decision Point provides a fast and easy way to access and analyze data. It takes the burden off IT staff, while ensuring data governance standards are still met. Through its personal workbench, you can rapidly consolidate, prepare, browse, visualize, and analyze data from any source. In fact, Toad Decision Point is the only personal BI tool that connects to any data source, from RDBMSs to Hadoop and Salesforce.com. Use Toad Decision Point as a stand-alone product or in tandem with your existing enterprise business intelligence systems.

Features

  • Flexible Deployment — Provides single users and large teams with elastic business intelligence solutions designed for small and big data. This flexible, cost-effective tool can be adopted enterprise-wide.
  • End-User Self-Service — Reduces reliance on IT with a complete self-service BI tool that’s easy to set up, use, and maintain but contains full security standards. Provides the right tool for the right user, improving productivity for technical and non-technical users alike.
  • Personal Workbench — Enables you to rapidly consolidate, prepare, browse, visualize, and analyze data from any source. Conduct what-if analysis and decision modeling.
  • Resource Consolidation — Reduces the number of applications and employees required to create charts, indicators, and models for analysis.
  • Multi-View Data Browsing and Visualization — Simplifies and speeds data analysis and reporting. Reduces time spent on configuring data and answering business questions.
  • Cross-Platform Connectivity — Connects to traditional, non-traditional, and emerging data sources like Hadoop, so you can rapidly and visually analyze data in real-time.
  • Removes Time Lag — Speeds decision making through rapidly generated insight
  • Publish and share visualizations — Visually compare data across tables, charts, and graphs side by side in a dashboard or in a published storyboard.

Sys Reqs

Platform

1 GHz minimum

Memory

512 MB of RAM minimum, 1 GB recommended

Hard Disk Space

500 MB

Operating System

  • Windows XP Professional SP3 or higher (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 (64-bit)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit)

.NET Framework

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0

Windows XP Additional Requirements

Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 runtime libraries with ATL security update - download

 

Supported Platforms

Connect to any of these sources:

  • RDBMS: Oracle, SQL Server, DB2, Sybase, MySQL, Teradata, Netezza and more via ODBC
  • NoSQL: Hadoop (Hive, HBase), mongoDB, Cassandra, Azure, SimpleDB, DynamoDB,
  • BI: OBIEE, Business Objects, Microsoft Analysis Services
  • Other: Salesforce.com, MS Excel, Access

Videos

  • What’s New in Toad Decision Point

    Toad Decision Point 2.0 provides many new charting and visualization enhancements, a mobile app, and an easier to use and improved user interface. Toad Decision Point makes easy to interact and interrogate data with the ability to create pivot tables on the fly, change chart themes, annotate the data within the charts. New dashboards and storyboards help you to visualize information and collaborate with other users for faster insights.

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  • How to connect to data in Toad Decision Point

    Creating data mash-ups from multiple sources are super simple with Toad Decision Point. Learn how to easily connect and access all your disparate data, including Microsoft files, CSV files, ODBC files, relational and non-relational sources with a single tool.

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  • How to create charts

    Visualize and interact with your data. With Toad Decision Point, you can use drag and drop functionality to create pivot tables, charts and graphs to better understand your data. And you can add annotations and trend lines to share insights.

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  • How to use local dashboards

    Local dashboards within Toad Decision Point make it easy to visualize and interrogate your data from your local workbooks in a single view. The fluid layout enables you to choose the charts you want to see, as well as apply different themes to the data, into a consistent dashboard of your workbook data.

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  • How to create storyboards

    The new storyboards and gallery features in Toad Decision Point 2.0 streamline presenting and publishing dashboards to other teams. You can now visualize your data as a story and quickly publish it as a presentation to other teams via the web or iOS mobile tablets without switching applications.

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Cross-Platform connectivity

Cross-Platform connectivity

Connects to traditional, non-traditional, and emerging data sources such as Hadoop, enabling you to rapidly and visually analyze data in real-time.

Self-service data integration

Self-service data integration

Allows your organization’s technical and non-technical users to utilize destop tools to  integrate data.

Improves BI adoption

Improves BI adoption

Offers you a flexible solution that is designed for both small and large data sets, and is effective for both individual users and large teams. Simple, easy to use interface for minor data manipulations without changes to underlying data

Multi-View data browsing and visualization

Multi-View data browsing and visualization

Simplifies and speeds your data analysis and reporting. Reduces the time you spend on configuring data and answering business questions.

Personal workbench

Personal workbench

Enables you to rapidly consolidate, prepare, browse, visualize, and analyze data from any source. It also allows you to conduct what-if analysis and decision modeling. Create filters based on your data discovery criteria, aggregate and display top or bottom groups, annotate, toggle between different displays, charts and formats.

End-User Self-Service 

End-User Self-Service 

Reduces reliance on your IT staff with a comprehensive self-service business intelligence tool that offers easy set up, usability, and maintenance, while including full security standards. It improves productivity for technical and non-technical users alike. With Toad, you can change your chart types with a mouse click and modify the look and feel to create intuitive, visually appealing and easy to read reports. Add calculated columns to best represent your metrics

Resource consolidation 

Resource consolidation 

Reduces the number of applications and employees you need for creation of charts, indicators, and models for analysis. Use our prebuilt dashboard layouts or create your own dashboard layouts to stich the reports together for your organizational needs.

Rapid visual analysis 

Personal workbench

Enables you to visually and intuitively explore, analyze, and understand information faster. Create a static report for the end users to share your analysts’ observations akin to a slide show

Increases productivity

Personal workbench

Empowers your organization’s technical and non-technical users to complete their tasks quickly, easily, and securely by providing user-appropriate tools. Instantly share the interactive workbook or static reports via an email or as a pdf document.