JasperSoft adds Excel interface, Windows Server 2008 certification

Open source business intelligence vendor JasperSoft announced today a new Microsoft partnership that will see the BI company certified under its JasperSoft Business Intelligence Suite for Windows Server 2008 and other products.

JasperSoft also debuted the new JasperSoft ODBO Connect release, which gives the JasperAnalysis data analysis server a Microsoft Excel-based front-end. It is available immediately, and comes without charge for JasperAnalysis customers.

JasperSoft already supports Microsoft Windows and Microsoft SQL Server platforms.