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Pentaho News: Stable Build Release 1.1.6 Now Available


Platform Stable Build Release 1.1.6 Available

We are happy to announce another stable build release of the Pentaho BI Suite, the Pentaho Design Studio, and the Pentaho Report Design Wizard. This release is a continuation in our effort to streamline the component API, build in performance enhancements, and fix bugs in all of the projects.... read more

Posted by Gretchen Moran 2006-05-26

Tell the World Why Open Source OLAP Rocks!


Participate in the OLAP Survey 2006

Is Mondrian the star of your project? Want to tell the world why you think Open Source OLAP ROCKS? Consider filling out the OLAP Survey 6, the largest independent survey of business intelligence users worldwide.... read more

Posted by Gretchen Moran 2006-05-18

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Take this opportunity to upgrade to Milestone release 1.1.5 today! We are releasing early and often, and we would love to get your feedback on our latest milestone build.

The Pentaho Open BI Suite release contains improved chart support (web service access and refactoring), several Pentaho Data Integration (KETTLE) component fixes and addition of an ETL sample, fixes for concurrency issues and many other bug fixes and architectural enhancements. The Design Studio has a number of look and feel changes as well as overall improved stability. The Report Design Wizard release contains many functional enhancements, including greater support for image layout in reports.... read more

Posted by Gretchen Moran 2006-05-11

Pentaho Milestone 1.1.5 Now Available

Pentaho News May 05, 2006

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Platform Milestone Release 1.1.5 Available
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We are happy to announce another milestone release of the Pentaho BI Suite, the Pentaho Design Studio, and the Pentaho Report Design Wizard.

The BI Platform release contains improved chart support (web service access and refactoring), several Pentaho Data Integration (KETTLE) component fixes and addition of a PDI sample, fixes for concurrency issues and many other bug fixes and architectural enhancements.... read more

Posted by Gretchen Moran 2006-05-05

Pentaho Announces MySQL Partnership, Whitepaper

Pentaho Joins MySQL Partner Program as a Gold Partner

Pentaho is excited to announce that we have joined the MySQL Partner Program as a Gold Partner! This partnership formalizes the relationship between MySQL and Pentaho, combining the fastest-growing open source BI offering to the leading open source database platform. Read more about what Pentaho and MySQL are doing together at http://www.pentaho.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=133&Itemid=238.... read more

Posted by Gretchen Moran 2006-04-27

Julian Hyde to speak at MySQL Users Conference, 2006

Mondrian founder and lead developer Julian Hyde will be speaking at MySQL Users Conference, 2006.

The conference is taking place from April 24-27, 2006 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California.

Please come to Julian's talk, "Building OLAP Applications with Mondrian and MySQL", on Wednesday April 26. Stop by the Pentaho booth to meet Julian in person.

For more details, go to http://www.mysqluc.com and http://www.pentaho.org.

Posted by Julian Hyde 2006-03-31

Mondrian 2.0 released

We are pleased announce a major new release of the
Mondrian OLAP Server.

Mondrian release 2.0.1 (production) adds many new
features for building scalable, powerful and
flexible Business Intelligence applications on top
of Open Source and Commercial databases. This
release builds upon the Mondrian 1.1 release,
popular for its small footprint, flexible
deployment model, and implementation of the
industry-standard MDX language.... read more

Posted by Julian Hyde 2005-12-19

Mondrian joins forces with Pentaho

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 10, 2005--Today, Pentaho Corp., the world's leading provider of open source Business Intelligence (BI) software, announced that the Mondrian On-Line Analytical Processing (OLAP) project is joining forces with Pentaho to become a permanent feature of the Pentaho BI project, which provides comprehensive reporting, analysis, dashboards, workflow, and data mining capabilities.... read more

Posted by Julian Hyde 2005-11-10

Mondrian 1.1 released

Version 1.1 of the Mondrian Open-Source OLAP Server was released on April 6th, 2005. A year in development since the first production release, it includes many, many improvements in functionality, performance, and stablility.

See release notes at http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=318591.

Posted by Julian Hyde 2005-06-29

Mondrian/JPivot in Intelligent Enterprise Magazine

Seth Grimes writes in Intelligent Enterprise magazine, the January 2005:

First and foremost is Mondrian, an open-source OLAP server that accesses relational databases and supports Microsoft's Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) language, as well as the Java OLAP (JOLAP) and XML for Analysis application programming interfaces (APIs). A companion project, JPivot, provides a Java Server Page (JSP) tag library for tables and charts and acts as a Mondrian client. "The feedback I get from users is that they love how simple JPivot is to configurejust write a simple XML file or use the Eclipse plug-in," says lead developer Julian Hyde. "They love the JPivot user interface, and they find it fits seamlessly into their Web applications."... read more

Posted by Julian Hyde 2005-01-14

Mondrian 1.0 released

Mondrian 1.0 is the culmination of over two years of development, and marks the first production-quality Open Source OLAP Server.

This release adds support for aggregations based upon distinct-counts, and enables JDBC connection-pooling; it also provides comprehensive support for XML for Analysis, and includes lots of bug-fixes.

See release notes at http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=178687.

Posted by Julian Hyde 2003-08-18

Mondrian 0.6 released

Posted by Julian Hyde 2003-05-25

Mondrian version 0.5 released

Posted by Julian Hyde 2003-02-20

Mondrian version 0.4 released

Posted by Julian Hyde 2002-11-11

Mondrian version 0.3 released

Posted by Julian Hyde 2002-08-09

Mondrian to implement the JOLAP specification

JOLAP, the long-awaited J2EE API for access to OLAP servers (http://www.jcp.org/jsr/detail/69.jsp), is approaching its public review stage. Mondrian is ideally placed to become the first, and leading, JOLAP implementation, so let's go for it!

We will be holding an open discussion on the implementation options, then start assigning tasks to developers, with the aim of making the first release by the end of the year. If you would like to take part in the discussion, please join the mondrian-users mailing list.... read more

Posted by Julian Hyde 2002-06-28

Mondrian javadoc now available online

Javadoc for the mondrian project is now available online at http://mondrian.sourceforge.net/api/index.html, or via the home page.

Posted by Julian Hyde 2002-06-20

mondrian on Oracle

I've just patched the 0.2 release so mondrian can speak Oracle's dialect of SQL, and included the FoodMart dataset as an Oracle export file.

Posted by Julian Hyde 2002-03-22