Alteryx Questions

BI / Big Data / Analytics Solutions Architect at a energy/utilities company with 5,001-10,000 employees

I work for one of the largest energy companies in Brazil as a BI/Big Data Analytics Solutions Architect.

We are evaluating both Alteryx and IBM SPSS Modeler.

What is the main difference between the two?

Thanks for your help. I appreciate it!

Abdellah BenaoussarOne of the differences is that with Alteryx you can use it as an ETL and… more »
Alberto GuisandeThere are some important differences between both products. So probably, the… more »
Gary GreenbergI am not familiar with IBM SPSS Modeler, therefore, I cannot compare these two… more »
Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
Jul 31 2021

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Alteryx?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
May 12 2021


We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Jul 31 2021

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Alteryx.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Jul 31 2021

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
IT Central Station
Jul 31 2021

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Alteryx, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Predictive Analytics Questions
Chief Scientist at GesitM
Aug 28 2021

Hi community,

I'm working as Chief Scientist at a Marketing Services company. We're extending data analytics into regression models and I'm exploring various analytics platforms.

In your opinion, what is the easiest to use analytics platform? Thank you.

reviewer900012I have found both Knime and RapidMiner easy to use and powerful. That applies to… more »
Gene HammonsSo, most of our clients tend to like Qlik or Tableau for BI. It also depends on… more »
Tom HydePowerBI and Tableau are excellent BI tools. Anaconda with Python (or AWS… more »
Evgeny Belenky
IT Central Station
Sep 01 2021

Hi community,

Here are the rankings reflected in this MQ:

3 Leaders:

  • Microsoft
  • Tableau
  • Qlik

7 Visionaries:

  • ThoughtSpot
  • Tibco Software
  • Oracle
  • Sisense
  • SAS
  • SAP
  • Yellowfin

3 Challengers:

  • Google (Locker)
  • Domo
  • MicroStrategy

7 Niche Players:

  • Amazon Web Services
  • IBM
  • Alibaba Cloud
  • Pyramid Analytics
  • Board
  • Infor
  • Information Builders

What are your thoughts on this set of vendors in this category? What would be your choice?


Paul KellettIn my experience, I've found Gartner to be of little value in the BI sphere. I… more »
Claudine BeronGartner is pay to play. In other words, if you don't pay Gartner a fee, they… more »
Rob ThorpeAs Claudine said, to be included in the MQ you have to pay with a lot of the… more »
IT Central Station
Jun 28 2021

Hi community members,

I have some questions for you: 

What is ITOM? How does it differ from ITSM? 

Which products would you recommend to make up a fully defined ITOM suite?

reviewer277275IT operations management (ITOM) software is intended to represent all the tools… more »
Syed Abu Owais Bin NasarOne is that ITSM is focused on how services are delivered by IT teams, while… more »
Tjeerd SaijoenITOM is a range of products integrated together, it contains infrastructure… more »