Pentaho vs. SAP Crystal Reports

Pentaho is ranked 14th in Reporting Tools with 4 reviews vs SAP Crystal Reports which is ranked 6th in Reporting Tools with 15 reviews. The top reviewer of Pentaho writes "Helps us build decision supported systems". The top reviewer of SAP Crystal Reports writes "Since we have Crystal Reports viewers available for our customers to use, they don't need to purchase the product, but can run the reports that we build for them". Pentaho is most compared with Knowage, Tableau and Microsoft BI. SAP Crystal Reports is most compared with TIBCO Jaspersoft, Microsoft BI and SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform. See our Pentaho vs. SAP Crystal Reports report.
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Ranking
14th
out of 39 in Reporting Tools
Views
34,065
Comparisons
10,816
Reviews
4
Followers
463
Avg. Rating
7.8
6th
out of 39 in Reporting Tools
Views
15,616
Comparisons
5,087
Reviews
15
Followers
666
Avg. Rating
8.4
Top Comparisons
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Pentaho Business Analytics, Kettle
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Overview

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.

Turn information from almost any data source into a sophisticated, interactive report with SAP Crystal Reports. This powerful, user-friendly application for small businesses and departments can help you deliver key insights to the right decision maker, at the right time, in the right format. 

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Sample Customers
Cargo 2000 Lufthansa, Marketo, ModCloth, Cardiac Science, Telefonica, ExactTarget, Active Broadband Networks, and Brussels Airport.City of Buenos Aires, ASR Group, Citrix, EarlySense, Usha International Limited, Automotive Resources International (ARI), LivePerson, Coelba (Grupo Neoenergia), RZD Russian Railways, National Basketball Association - NBA, TALLY WEiJL, El Machetazo, Young Heroes, Mozzart, Mitsui Knowledge Industry (MKI) , Surgutneftegas Open Joint Stock Company, The VELUX Group, AOK Bundesverband, AL-KO KOBER GROUP
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Software R&D Company15%
Financial Services Firm15%
Consumer Goods8%
Recruiting/Hr Firm8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm12%
Manufacturing Company7%
University7%
Transportation Company6%
REVIEWERS
Healthcare Company24%
Financial Services Firm14%
Software R&D Company10%
University7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm12%
Healthcare Company10%
Comms Service Provider6%
Energy/Utilities Company5%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business47%
Midsize Enterprise20%
Large Enterprise33%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business18%
Midsize Enterprise31%
Large Enterprise51%
REVIEWERS
Small Business28%
Midsize Enterprise33%
Large Enterprise40%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business26%
Midsize Enterprise25%
Large Enterprise49%
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