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Pros
"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."

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"From a scalability standpoint, I would say it's pretty fantastic.""The two features that I have found most valuable are its ability to customize the dashboards when it comes to the evaluation. The second feature is its ability to handle a large amount of data, which is also something very unique about it.""The out-of-the-box features are simple and easy to use across the board."

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Cons
"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."

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"The design of the UI could be improved.""When it comes to data manipulation, there are features which are good, but one of the features which has really been missing in Spotfire is an offline ability for data manipulation.""Personalising Spotfire, as a whole, is painful and is something that could be made easier."

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Pricing and Cost Advice
"Our licensing cost is approximately $50,000.00 per year."

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"The cost is a few hundred dollars per user per year."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer: Navigating through the data to make analysis is really quick.
Top Answer: I think the price is okay, of course it's always good to have a discount.
Top Answer: It would have been better if the solution was not just a tool kit. They did not embed some functionalities already developed, we are having to develop them ourselves. It would be helpful to have… more »
Top Answer: The out-of-the-box features are simple and easy to use across the board.
Top Answer: The cost is a few hundred dollars per user per year.
Top Answer: Personalising Spotfire, as a whole, is painful and is something that could be made easier. As a result, I'm not doing much coding. The background process is something that I find difficult to work… more »
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Also Known As
Cognos TM1, IBM Cognos TM1
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Overview

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.

TIBCO Spotfire is your secret weapon. You can create beautiful, interactive visualizations that will help you find the critical insights hiding in your data - fast. Spotfire gives you the tools to quickly and easily examine, organize, analyze and comprehend your data to see connections, patterns, and opportunities.

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Sample Customers
ManpowerGroup, Convergys, AIG, Orchard Brands, Citibank, InterGen, Northwestern University, EF Education First, Ironside, Bazan Group, CSOB Insurance, Macquarie Group, Charles Stanley, SATO, Government of Sint Maarten, BMW Financial Services
Allergan, ASSS de Montreal, Avantium, Blue River, Bank of Montreal, Citibank, FrieslandCampina, Hellmann Logistics, Merck, Novartis
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider19%
Retailer8%
Manufacturing Company7%
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company22%
Financial Services Firm15%
Pharma/Biotech Company11%
Manufacturing Company11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company22%
Comms Service Provider12%
Energy/Utilities Company12%
Pharma/Biotech Company9%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business54%
Midsize Enterprise23%
Large Enterprise23%
REVIEWERS
Small Business25%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise61%
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IBM Planning Analytics is ranked 5th in Business Performance Management with 3 reviews while TIBCO Spotfire is ranked 9th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 3 reviews. IBM Planning Analytics is rated 6.4, while TIBCO Spotfire is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of IBM Planning Analytics writes "Quick data analysis, reliable, AI improvement needed". On the other hand, the top reviewer of TIBCO Spotfire writes "A scalable and secure, enterprise-grade analytical platform". IBM Planning Analytics is most compared with Microsoft BI, SAP Analytics Cloud, Tableau, Jedox and Oracle Essbase, whereas TIBCO Spotfire is most compared with Microsoft BI, Alteryx, Tableau, Qlik Sense and QlikView.

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