Pentaho vs SAP Crystal Reports

Pentaho is ranked 13th in Reporting Tools with 5 reviews vs SAP Crystal Reports which is ranked 6th in Reporting Tools with 20 reviews. The top reviewer of Pentaho writes "One has only to enable the jobs and transformation to take advantage of PDI's clustering abilities". The top reviewer of SAP Crystal Reports writes "It can either be integrated into an application using either the .NET or Java SDK, or reports can be published to Crystal Reports Server". Pentaho is most compared with Knowage, Tableau and Microsoft BI. SAP Crystal Reports is most compared with TIBCO Jaspersoft, SAP BusinessObjects and IBM Cognos. See our Pentaho vs SAP Crystal Reports report.
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30,882
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15,746
Reviews
5
Followers
778
Avg. Rating
7.8
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13,984
Comparisons
7,455
Reviews
20
Followers
1,984
Avg. Rating
8.5
Top Comparisons
Top Comparisons
Compared 31% of the time.
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Compared 10% of the time.
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Also Known As
Also Known AsPentaho Business Analytics, Kettle
Website/Video
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Overview
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
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), Wªrth Group, 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
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Software R&D Company
15%
Financial Services Firm
15%
Consumer Goods
8%
Recruiting/Hr Firm
8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
12%
Manufacturing Company
8%
University
7%
Transportation Company
6%
REVIEWERS
Healthcare Company
24%
Financial Services Firm
14%
Software R&D Company
10%
University
7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm
12%
Healthcare Company
10%
Comms Service Provider
6%
Energy/Utilities Company
5%
Company Size
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business
47%
Midsize Enterprise
20%
Large Enterprise
33%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
18%
Midsize Enterprise
31%
Large Enterprise
51%
REVIEWERS
Small Business
30%
Midsize Enterprise
35%
Large Enterprise
35%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
26%
Midsize Enterprise
25%
Large Enterprise
49%
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