Compare SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform vs. TIBCO Spotfire

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Most Helpful Review
Find out what your peers are saying about Tableau, Microsoft, Domo and others in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools. Updated: September 2020.
437,827 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
The common metadata environment means that the entire organisation has the same definition of core measures rather than these being derived in spreadsheets or specific reports.It is solid and stable.

More SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform Pros »

We used it pretty heavily in gathering data, which goes to our VPs. They are able to base their next revenue planning based on this metric. So, it has been invaluable.

More TIBCO Spotfire Pros »

Cons
This solution is complex to configure and administer.Over the years, the product tends to rename and rebrand itself and change its direction. This is a deficit of the solution.

More SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform Cons »

We would like an easier way to get the product to the cloud. Right now, we have the on-premise version, and we would like to find a way to make it easier to migrate it over to the cloud.

More TIBCO Spotfire Cons »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Business Intelligence (BI) Tools solutions are best for your needs.
437,827 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Questions from the Community
Top Answer: The common metadata environment means that the entire organisation has the same definition of core measures rather than these being derived in spreadsheets or specific reports.
Top Answer: Cost to setup and run is high as it is complex but then again one also gets a highly functional product. SAP do have a small business pricing so, at least, the licensing is not too expensive.
Top Answer: This solution is complex to configure and administer. It is even more so, I believe, than it should be, even with such a complex product. As an example it has many server processes (typically 15+). In… more »
Ask a question

Earn 20 points

Ranking
Views
12,954
Comparisons
10,536
Reviews
4
Average Words per Review
790
Avg. Rating
8.7
Views
8,345
Comparisons
6,618
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
330
Avg. Rating
6.0
Popular Comparisons
Compared 38% of the time.
Compared 9% of the time.
Compared 9% of the time.
Compared 4% of the time.
Compared 2% of the time.
Also Known As
SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform, SAP BusinessObjects, Business ObjectsSpotfire
Learn
SAP
TIBCO
Overview

The SAP® BusinessObjects™ Business Intelligence (BI) platform is a flexible, scalable information infrastructure that helps you more easily discover and share insights for better business decisions. The integrated, unified infrastructure enables scalability from one to many tools and interfaces on premise, in the cloud, or as a hybrid approach.

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.

Offer
Learn more about SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform
Learn more about TIBCO Spotfire
Sample Customers
SRAM, Kennametal, Fairfax Water, British American Tobacco, Velux, and FedEx.Allergan, ASSS de Montreal, Avantium, Blue River, Bank of Montreal, Citibank, FrieslandCampina, Hellmann Logistics, Merck, Novartis
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company13%
Healthcare Company13%
Manufacturing Company13%
Consumer Goods Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company42%
Comms Service Provider12%
Media Company7%
Manufacturing Company6%
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company20%
Financial Services Firm16%
Healthcare Company12%
Pharma/Biotech Company12%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider10%
Media Company9%
Government7%
Find out what your peers are saying about Tableau, Microsoft, Domo and others in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools. Updated: September 2020.
437,827 professionals have used our research since 2012.
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform is ranked 7th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 4 reviews while TIBCO Spotfire is ranked 16th in Business Intelligence (BI) Tools with 1 review. SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform is rated 8.6, while TIBCO Spotfire is rated 6.0. The top reviewer of SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform writes "Once you are stable on a BusinessObjects release, it is worth staying there for a while". On the other hand, the top reviewer of TIBCO Spotfire writes "It does very well at collecting metrics and giving us concise reports, but we would like an easier way to migrate to the cloud". SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence Platform is most compared with SAP Analytics Cloud, Microsoft BI, Oracle OBIEE, Qlik Sense and MicroStrategy, whereas TIBCO Spotfire is most compared with Microsoft BI, Alteryx, Qlik Sense, Tableau and Denodo.

See our list of best Business Intelligence (BI) Tools vendors.

We monitor all Business Intelligence (BI) Tools reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.