Influential Software; wider services

Being part of the Influential Software Group gives Influential People detailed expertise around Business Intelligence and Software Development skills; and relationships with many of the UK’s best specialists in these fields.

Influential People is part of the Influential Software group; providing Business Intelligence consultancy and low-cost licences, specialising in IBM Cognos, SAP BusinessObjects and Microsoft BI. We are also a development house and can produce bespoke add-on tools, complementing your Business Intelligence solution.

We have 21 years’ experience in delivering Business Intelligence solutions, with a particular focus on the Publishing/MediaInsurance/Finance and Public sectors.

Prudential Scottish Widows Talisman Energy Taylor and Francis Network Rail NHS
Lloyds Banking Group John Wood Group Scottish Government Addison Lee Scottish Police              
National Australia Group Royal Bank of Scotland Centrica Harper Collins Kwik Fit Financial Services John Lewis

Why Influential Software?

Influential Software Services offer the full range of expertise required to implement a dependable BI solution that delivers maximum ROI, through combining these inter-connecting services:

  • Consultancy to scope, plan and project-manage your Business Objects project (with optional ETL and data warehouse/mart build). For existing BI estates, we can advise around optimal use, performance and BI roadmaps. Our software development division can offer bespoke development complementary to your installation (e.g. customised enquiry screens).
  • Low cost licensing: Through our IBM Partner status and SAP Gold Partner status we are able to offer the lowest licence pricing; the best start for attaining maximum ROI, proving to provide best option for all of our clients – FTSE-100 and SMEs alike.
  • Training to support the fullest and most effective use of your BusinessObjects investment with our SAP certified training courses, as detailed on this site.

What makes us different?

Our unique methodology has been organically cultivated by our exceptional team, their vast experience, and our deep-rooted heritage.

Our Support focus

Business Intelligence is all about us delving into the heart of your business which means you’ll always be at the heart of ours. We are a friendly, knowledgeable team of specialists who can offer as much or as little support as you need to get your project across the finish line.
Talisman Energy


A high-level summary of Influential Software’s services is available here [one-page PDF].