Our Customers

“Information Builders is supplying the technology and services that we need to provide the best possible experiences for our animals and guests while continuing to grow our operation.”

Gregg Oosterbaan
Vice President of Technology Services

Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
 | Columbus, OH

A non-profit organization that hosts more than two million visitors annually.

“Information Builders is supplying the technology and services that we need to provide the best possible experiences for our animals and guests while continuing to grow our operation.”

Gregg Oosterbaan
Vice President of Technology Services

Ohio's Columbus Zoo Cuts Costs and Improves Public Services With Business Intelligence
The Challenge

Difficulty tracking expenses against budgets and how campaigns and membership were progressing relative to annual goals. A dearth of reports available for day-to-day analysis of the operation.

The Solution

Standardize on WebFOCUS to construct new BI portals, reports, and dashboards. Minimize custom coding, reduce development time, and provide multiple options for reporting and dashboarding, including Active Technologies for mobile analysis.

The Success

New BI system empowers the staff to improve the experience for guests and be more fiscally responsible to donors.

The Products

WebFOCUS, Active Technologies, ReportCaster, Education, and Professional Services.