Pentaho and Infobright deliver virtual OS BI solution
People still hesitating to take a peek at open source BI solutions are now served with the easiest way by far to have a complete BI solution in operation within minutes (!). Pentaho and Infobright have jointly developed a Virtual Machine that can be downloaded from the Infobright site. Setting it up is extremely easy: download the file, hook it up to your favorite VM software (it's a VMWare image but Virtualbox from Sun runs it just as well) and you have a full featured BI solution with a fast columnar database inside ready to be exploited. Click here for more information and the download link.