Compare Knowage vs. Pentaho

Knowage is ranked 21st in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 2 reviews while Pentaho is ranked 20th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 2 reviews. Knowage is rated 9.0, while Pentaho is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Knowage writes "SpagoBI makes available a remarkable number of BI functionalities even if it adopts a free open source model. ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Pentaho writes "Pentaho is best fit for small and medium enterprises where the quantity of data and the workload are not critical". Knowage is most compared with Pentaho, Tableau and Microsoft BI, whereas 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: September 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.

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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.

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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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8.5
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.
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company33%
Retailer10%
Media Company10%
Comms Service Provider10%
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Financial Services Firm15%
Software R&D Company15%
Consumer Goods8%
Recruiting/Hr Firm8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company18%
Financial Services Firm16%
Comms Service Provider14%
Retailer13%
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