Cloud or On-Premise

Lowest TCO and fastest time to value

True-cloud deployment flexibility with enterprise reliability and security

With Birst’s true-cloud architecture, you get the cost savings, agility, and reliability that only the most modern BI platforms can deliver — and that today’s nimble enterprises need to compete.

Zero-cost instant upgrades, the flexibility of virtualized BI instances, high-availability, lifecycle support, and one of the lowest administrative FTE requirements.* That’s the Birst difference. You also get the versatility to deploy Birst in the public cloud, in AWS, or on-premises as a virtual appliance.

*Source: Gartner report: “Survey Analysis: Customers Rate Their BI   Platform Ongoing Development and Administration Costs”

Get up and running with fewer resources on a comprehensive BI platform

Birst Public Cloud

Our unique cloud BI platform gives you more of everything your BI infrastructure demands. With Birst, you can leverage your existing investments, because it seamlessly connects to your on-premise data systems in real time. Gain all the advantages of modern cloud architectures, including BI virtualization, frequent no-cost upgrades, scalability, and flexibility for business users and data — all delivered through fleet-footed, trouble-free, low-cost deployments.

Cloud gear


Control your operations and security with the benefits of multi-tenant cloud

Birst Virtual Appliance

Need to deploy your BI system from your onsite data center or a private cloud? Birst makes it easy. We offer a virtual appliance built with the same platform and code base that we run in our cloud. Enjoy the benefits of a resilient shared-nothing architecture, high availability, easy installation, and no-cost upgrades. The Birst Virtual Appliance combines scalability, high performance, and low operational costs for on-premise or private cloud environments — and with all the capabilities of a comprehensive, enterprise-grade cloud BI platform.

Scale globally, deliver locally

Birst Multi-Tenant Virtual BI Architecture

Birst’s cloud serves more than 100,000 dashboard views a day in every major geography in the world, while offering world-class up-time and high availability global enterprises can count on. Quickly scale your BI systems on demand across the globe using Birst’s virtualization to ‘stamp’ out new BI instances in different geographies. Or simply add new business users in the same instance.



Maintain peace of mind

Birst Certified Security

Our cloud BI platform incorporates stringent data security standards to protect the privacy of your people and the safety of your enterprise data. We use state-of-the-art layered defense protocols in our data center. We enforce strict internal product controls, and regularly audit our security policies and procedures using third-party auditors. Our systems, processes, and data centers are the only cloud analytics solutions that are certified for ISO27001 and SOC II, TYPE II. To ensure we meet global data privacy needs, we abide by EU Safe Harbor laws with data centers in North America, Europe, and APAC. We even take the additional step of enforcing application and data security at the row and column level to provide protection at every degree of detail for all your business users.

We found Birst and knew it was the real deal. I was amazed at how easy it was to get Birst up and running – without an army of IT resources or consultants. Birst was a game-changer for us.

Fred Tiso, VP, Worldwide Supply Chain, Citrix Systems