The next wave in BI

Open Source BI

Over the past years Open Source has become a viable choice when selecting the right tools and technology for a BI solution or a data warehouse. Jos van Dongen has published 10 articles on this topic for the Dutch Database Magazine and keeps covering new market developments in this area. In January 2009 the updated versions of these articles have been bundled in a book. In this part of the website you can find more information about vendors, products, events and publications, all related to Open Source BI.

Seminars and training

We can offer several course on the topic of Open Source BI, ranging from a one hour introduction to a full or two day seminar. Please contact us for details, pricing and availability

Interview on YouTube

During the last Array BI Conference Jos van Dongen was interviewed by Hans Lamboo, editor in chief of the Dutch Database Magazine. The topic was of course Open Source BI and the interview can be watched on YouTube (in Dutch!)

OS Events

02/12/2008 17:30

Eclipse DemoCamps & Holland Open Drink

During November and December 2008, individuals are invited to organize and attend Eclipse DemoCamps around the world. The Eclipse DemoCamps are an opportunity to showcase all of the cool interesting technology being built by the Eclipse community. They are also an opportunity for you to meet...


28/10/2008 10:00

Dutch Open Source conference

On October 28 IBM, Accenture and Redhat will organize a general interest Open Source conference covering a broad range of topics ranging from operating systems and cloud computing to CMS and... BI! Davy Nys, EMEA Sales Manager for Pentaho will introduce the Open Source Pentaho BI platform. Click...


26/10/2008 12:00

Pentaho & MySQL tutorial at T-Dose

T-DOSE is a free and yearly event held in The Netherlands to promote use and development of Open Source Software. During this event Open Source projects, developers and visitors can exchange ideas and knowledge. This years event will be held on 25 and 26 October 2008 at the Fontys University of...