Knowage vs. Pentaho

As of February 2019, Knowage is ranked 15th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 6 reviews vs Pentaho which is ranked 20th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 4 reviews. The top reviewer of Knowage writes "The Studio component permits the developer to design analytical documents". The top reviewer of Pentaho writes "Helps us build decision supported systems". Knowage is most compared with Pentaho, Tableau and Microsoft BI. Pentaho is most compared with Knowage, Tableau and Microsoft BI. See our Knowage vs. Pentaho report.
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Find out what your peers are saying about Knowage vs. Pentaho and other solutions. Updated: January 2019.
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Pros
The concept of engines is quite powerful allowing the user to work with report authoring/provisioning tools of their choice.

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Easy to use components to create the job.I use the BI Server, CDE Dashboards, Saiku, and Kettle, because these tools are very good and highly experienced.

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Cons
Development of SpagoBI has now been moved to Knowage. Users interested in further developments of the platform will have to look there.

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Logging capability is needed.Version control would be a good addition.Pentaho, at the general level, should greatly improve the easy construction of its dashboards and easy integration of information from different sources without technical user intervention.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
It allows the implementation of an effective reporting system using internal skills at a limited upfront cost.

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Free and commercial versions are available.

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19,475
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6
Followers
484
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34,503
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10,365
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4
Followers
484
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7.8
Top Comparisons
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Also Known As
SpagoBIPentaho Business Analytics, Kettle
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Overview

Knowage (formerly SpagoBI) has a 14-years history. The actual release is the 6.3.

Knowage offers FULL ANALYTICAL CAPABILITIES, with a special focus on big data analytics and comprehensive support to rich and multi-source data analysis. Knowage provides different modules, each one focused on a specific domain but mutually combinable (Big Data, Smart Intelligence, Enterprise Reporting, Location Intelligence, Performance Management, Predictive Analysis). Moreover, Knowage is an OPEN SOURCE solution: the source code is freely accessible, everyone is allowed to join the community and build the own business solution to ensure strategic decision-making and improved productivity. 

Knowage suite is supported by Engineering Group, the leading Italian software and services company, with about 10,000 people and more than 50 offices worldwide. Maintenance and support services (such as trainings, migration support, proof-of-concepts, etc) are provided by Engineering Group (KNOWAGE Labs) under subscription. 

Pentaho is an open source business intelligence company that provides a wide range of tools to help their customers better manage their businesses. These tools include data integration software, mining tools, dashboard applications, online analytical processing options, and more.

Pentaho has two product categories: There is the standard enterprise version. This is the product that comes directly from Pentaho itself with all of the benefits, features, and programs that come along with a paid application such us analysis services, dashboard design, and interactive reporting.

The alternative is an open source version, which the public is permitted to add to and tweak the product. This solution has its advantages, aside from the fact that it is free, in that there are many more people working on the project to improve its quality and breadth of functionality.

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Sample Customers
FIAT Group, Italian air navigation service provider, Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Telecom Italia, ASL Genovese, San Giovanni Battista University Hospital Cargo 2000 Lufthansa, Marketo, ModCloth, Cardiac Science, Telefonica, ExactTarget, Active Broadband Networks, and Brussels Airport.
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REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm15%
Software R&D Company15%
Health, Wellness And Fitness Company8%
Transportation Company8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider22%
Financial Services Firm22%
Software R&D Company10%
Retailer10%
Company Size
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Small Business36%
Midsize Enterprise36%
Large Enterprise29%
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Small Business45%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise35%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business11%
Midsize Enterprise27%
Large Enterprise62%
Find out what your peers are saying about Knowage vs. Pentaho and other solutions. Updated: January 2019.
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