Pentaho: Embedded Analytics Vendor Selection Guide: A holistic evaluation criteria for your OEM analytics project.
This whitepaper covers six guidelines product leaders should explore during their embedded analytics evaluation: 1) Data Access, Integration, and Management, 2) End User Analytics Functionality, 3) Embedding Analytics into the Application User Interface, 4) Deployment and Security, 5) Extensibility, Customization, and Transparency, and 6) Services, Support, and Vendor Experience.
"Key requirement - Does the vendor provide an open architecture that your team can extend and customize without having to wait for the vendor’s future releases? For example – to develop your own plugins for new data visualizations, analysis, or data integration workflows. Why it matters – Your embedded requirements are not only unique but may change over time as your offering evolves. Open analytics architecture helps ‘future proof’ your solutions."