Palo-Server is a high-capacity and high-speed OLAP server for enterprise applications in finance, controlling, planning and analysis. Palo is multi- dimensional, memory based, able to consolidate data hierarchies in real time and supports write-back of data. Write-back can be top-down or buttom-up.
Palo is a memory based MOLAP database (RT-OLAP), it is not based on a relational database (Palo is not a ROLAP-Database). You can connect to Palo from any application by using a variety of software APIs (C, Java, PHP, .NET).
In addition, there is a free Excel-Add-In available that acts as a sophisticated interface to Microsoft Excel. Palo integrates seamlessly into existing spreadsheets through simple spreadsheet formulas (live links). Palo is a Excel-friendly OLAP-Server