We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The most valuable feature is that it is able to slice and dice the data."
"All the different platforms are well integrated."
"Navigating through the data to make analysis is really quick."
"It's relatively simple to create basic dashboards and reports."
"It's wonky, and not super user-friendly with Excel."
"Extracting data is a little slow."
"It would have been better if the solution was not just a tool kit."
"There is a need for coding when it comes to digital reporting which can be intimidating."
"Our licensing cost is approximately $50,000.00 per year."
"$10,000 per annum for an enterprise license."
IBM Planning Analytics is an integrated planning solution that uses AI to automate planning, budgeting, and forecasting and drive more intelligent workflows.
Built on TM1, IBM’s powerful calculation engine, this enterprise performance management tool allows you to transcend the limits of manual planning and become the Analytics Hero your business needs. Quickly and easily drive faster, more accurate plans for FP&A, sales, supply chain and beyond.
SAS Business Intelligence package offers business owners an all-in-one tool for data analysis. It is mainly comprised of analytics software that can handle all of the statistical analysis that a company requires. Functions include mining and managing to fetching important information from a variety of sources and even adapting that information, all for the purpose of analyzing the data for future use.
The SAS Business Intelligence software allows users to handle, understand, and analyze their data in both past and present fields, as well as influence vital factors for future changes. Users can also create and publish reports based on their findings so that others in their field can share the information and input suggestions. The graphic presentation is another benefit that many businesses find useful when presenting their findings to others.
IBM Planning Analytics is ranked 5th in Business Performance Management with 3 reviews while SAS Visual Analytics is ranked 10th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review. IBM Planning Analytics is rated 6.4, while SAS Visual Analytics is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of IBM Planning Analytics writes "Quick data analysis, reliable, AI improvement needed". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAS Visual Analytics writes "Very powerful, relatively simple to create basic dashboards and reports". IBM Planning Analytics is most compared with Microsoft BI, Jedox, SAP Analytics Cloud, Tableau and Oracle Essbase, whereas SAS Visual Analytics is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Qlik Sense, Databricks and Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Studio.
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