GM Story - Business Intelligence Consulting
Progress and inclusive growth through collaboration has been the GrayMatter mantra from the days it took its baby steps in Jan 2006. Business Intelligence and Analytics was on the cusp of a dramatic shift globally, in terms of being more pervasive, more real-time, enhanced data visualization, more proactive rather than reactive back then. It was the vision of the founder members to create a organization which would deliver cost effective reporting, BI and analytics solutions to the world using open source technologies and create a culture of collaboration to keep the cost of BI & analytics as low as was possible. Analysts like Gartner, Forrester etc have validated the GrayMatter vision time and again in the past six years.
The GrayMatter story was unfolded with a strategic partnership with today's most popular open source BI platform 'Pentaho' right from their entry into market. GrayMatter was Pentaho's very first global partners and today we boast of a Pentaho Competency Centre comparable to a very select in the world. By constant collaboration with Pentaho from its initial versions to the robust BI Platform that it is today; being part of the engineering of the product as it grew; implementing and customizing some of the biggest solutions on Pentaho; building solutions around the challenges that Pentaho platform has had; training some of Pentaho's largest customers in the best practices; and currently growing into, if not the largest, one of the largest Pentaho resource pools worldwide.
Many enterprise class BI implementations across industries across geographies like USA, EMEA & APAC using open source technologies resulting in substantial cost savings Pentaho Competency Centre achieved over a period of time with largest pool of Pentaho engineering resources in the world.
Successful implementation of several complex Business Intelligence consulting solutions, across industries and across diverse platforms USP in retail domain with powerful knowledge base created in implementing large PoS roll out, MMS implementations in the retail vertical with 300 + retail stores. Unique methodology created for leveraging significant delivery cost savings using mature global delivery processes with a right mix of technology, functional and project management skills deployed.
Vision for the customer remains the same, that of reducing BI & Analytics costs for end-users, delivering state-of-the-art enterprise wide reporting/decision enabling solutions and increasing collaboration. Only strategies to achieve it would have undergone changes based on evolving technologies and market dynamics! GrayMatter have added technology platforms like BO from SAP, Oracle BI, Newgen BPM suite and continue to add more in the coming days.
GrayMatter have forayed into the vertical solutions space recently and have tailor-made solutions in the Aviation, BFSI and Manufacturing sector, which is built on the foundation of strong engineering expertise coupled with a hand-picked team of domain experts in the respective industry. These solutions are progressively becoming a talked about topic in Aviation, BFSI and Manufacturing industries today.