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I use it for my classes. One of the classes I teach is Advanced Analytics for students in the actuarial sciences area. My students are also using it for projects that they have to do as part of the process leading toward their degrees. Before that, I was using it when I worked for IBM, as a consultant. I was doing a project for IBM in their analytics.
SPSS Modeler is a friendly interface for a beginner user. This program covers all data preparation and pre-processing techniques. The model can be selected from the recommendation of the program, semi-automatic with predefined parameters for each model (or user-defined), and tuning the appropriated model.
Primary use case is feature engineering on a pre-prepared data set and mostly doing predictive modeling. Used on desktop. If it comes to ETL and data prep the tool is a waste of time...