Altair® Panopticon


Stream Processing and Visualization for Real-Time and Time Series Data

Altair® Panopticon™ Designer - Desktop Edition  or Panopticon Designer (Desktop) technology combines OLAP functionality and the ability to connect to virtually any data source with interactive information visualization. It empowers users to take control of their data and quickly turn it into actionable information.  

Our products are used by financial services institutions, telecoms companies, consumer packaged goods, retailers, government agencies, and industrial manufacturers to increase the value of their decision support systems. We give our customers an edge by providing monitoring and fast analysis capability that help people make timely, insightful business decisions based on up-to-the-minute data.

Panopticon Designer (Desktop) excels in three areas:

  • Transforming business intelligence into intuitive, academically validated graphical displays that are easy to understand and use.

  • Highly functional business intelligence monitoring and analysis tools

  • Ability to connect to virtually any data source


Panopticon Designer (Desktop) is specifically designed for monitoring and fast analysis of large data sets that change frequently. The software incorporates a wide range of information visualizations designed for fast comprehension and interpretation. Panopticon Designer (Desktop) uses our StreamCube™ OLAP data model for on-the-fly data aggregations and slicing and dicing.

Panopticon Designer (Desktop) is built for deployment throughout the enterprise, at the workgroup level or even on public websites. Most facilities are up and running with a solid, working system in just a few hours. We provide a range of real-world examples and templates with the software to simplify your introduction of the system to your users.

Clients often implement Panopticon Designer (Desktop) systems to enhance the usability and effectiveness of traditional Business Intelligence and reporting systems.

Panopticon Designer (Desktop) is very scalable and easy to administer and requires minimal on-going IT support. You can get it up and running in just a few hours and the system can handle the most complex data sources — including databases that are constantly being updated. Users love how easy it is to use; you can measure the training cycle for most administrators and users in minutes.







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