The hidden costs in some free analytics software

The hidden costs in some free analytics software

Recently, we have seen a trend in businesses moving over to open sourced free software solutions for flexibility and cost-effectiveness.  But do they actually bring these benefits to a business in the long-run?

This is a question Fusion Analytics MD and Chief Data Evangelist – Howard Thompson – has tackled in his latest LinkedIn article – Three Reasons Why Paying For Analytics Software Makes Sense.

In the article, Howard covers:

  • The two analytics decisions businesses invariably want to discuss
  • Hidden costs of free open sourced analytics solutions
  • The highs and lows of paid-for analytics software
  • Key considerations your business should evaluate when organising your analytics reporting

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Three reasons why paying for analytics software really makes sense


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