Crystal Ball software is a leading spreadsheet-based software suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, Monte Carlo simulation and optimization. With over 4,000 customers worldwide, including 85% of the Fortune 500, Crystal Ball is used by customers from a broad range of industries, such as aerospace, financial services, manufacturing, oil and gas, pharmaceutical and utilities. Crystal Ball is used in over 800 universities and schools worldwide for teaching risk analysis concepts.
The diverse applications for Crystal Ball include financial risk analysis, valuation, engineering, Six Sigma, portfolio allocation, cost estimation, and project management. With Oracle Crystal Ball Enterprise Performance Management, you can apply the power of Crystal Ball to your Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Intelligence (BI) applications to improve the strategic decision-making process.
Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most uncertain market conditions.
Oracle Crystal Ball Decision Optimizer is an option for Oracle Crystal Ball that adds the advanced capabilities of optimization and calculation speed to Oracle Crystal Ball's powerful simulation and forecasting toolset. Oracle Crystal Ball Decision Optimizer is the easiest way to perform fast risk analysis and optimization in your own spreadsheets. With one integrated toolset, you can use your own historical data to build accurate models, automate "what if" analysis to understand the effect of underlying uncertainty, and search for the best solution or project mix. A license of Oracle Crystal Ball is required for this option to run.
Oracle Crystal Ball Classroom Edition is a full-functioned version of our software that is available for the academic community. This solution includes Oracle Crystal Ball and the Oracle Crystal Ball Decision Optimizer-an option for Oracle Crystal Ball that adds optimization and substantial processing speed to the power of Monte Carlo simulation. Oracle Crystal Ball Classroom Edition is offered in both a Student and a Faculty option.
|Feature||Oracle Crystal Ball||Oracle Crystal Ball Decision Optimizer|
|Categories of Distributions|
|Publish and Subscribe for Categories|
|Monte Carlo Simulation|
|Process Capability Features|
|Forecast Charts, with split-view|
|Multiple, Stepwise, and Forward Linear Regression|
|Global Optimization - Stochastic|
|Global Optimization - Deterministic|
|VBA Macros for Crystal Ball|
|VBA Macros for CB Predictor|
|Real Options Analysis Toolkit|
|Risk Analysis Using Crystal Ball Training CD|
|Two Textbooks: Financial Modeling with Crystal Ball and Excel,
by John Charn
Real Options: A Practitioner's Guide, by Tom Copelnad and Vladimir Antikarov