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Amazon SageMaker

It allows for one-click processes and for things to be auto checked before they are moved through the process but through the system. It also makes training easy. I am able to train users on the basic fundamentals of the tool and how it is used very easily as it is fully managed on its own which is incredible.
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Tableau Desktop

We use Tableau when we want to obtain a fast and efficient result, since this option allows to work with data in real time or in memory, being able to extract massive data for a limited exploration quickly, using technology of database and computational graphics to analyze enormous sets of data and which is used in the different areas of the organization when we want to have quick results and easy to analyze according to the graphics presented.
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Feature Rating Comparison

BI Standard Reporting

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.4
Pixel Perfect reports
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.3
Customizable dashboards
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.8
Report Formatting Templates
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.1

Ad-hoc Reporting

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.4
Drill-down analysis
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.5
Formatting capabilities
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.2
Integration with R or other statistical packages
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.1
Report sharing and collaboration
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.7

Report Output and Scheduling

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.8
Publish to Web
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.5
Publish to PDF
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.2
Report Versioning
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.3
Report Delivery Scheduling
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.5
Delivery to Remote Servers
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.3

Data Discovery and Visualization

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.1
Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.5
Location Analytics / Geographic Visualization
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.8
Predictive Analytics
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.1

Access Control and Security

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.6
Multi-User Support (named login)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.2
Role-Based Security Model
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.4
Multiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.6
Single Sign-On (SSO)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.3

Mobile Capabilities

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.7
Responsive Design for Web Access
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.2
Dedicated iOS Application
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.3
Dedicated Android Application
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.1
Dashboard / Report / Visualization Interactivity on Mobile
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.3

Application Program Interfaces (APIs) / Embedding

Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.1
REST API
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
8.0
Javascript API
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.1
iFrames
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
6.7
Java API
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
6.9
Themeable User Interface (UI)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.0
Customizable Platform (Open Source)
Amazon SageMaker
Tableau Desktop
7.0

Pros

  • Provides enough freedom for experienced data scientists and also for those who just need things done without going much deeper into building models.
  • Customization and easy to alter and change.
  • If you already are an Amazon user, you do not need to transition over to another software.
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  • Geographic visualizations with demographic substrates.
  • Combining multiple visualizations into a single dashboard presentation.
  • Creating exploratory dashboards.
  • Storytelling.
  • Their ability to send presentations using a snapshot of the data is outstanding.
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Cons

  • I think that although the algorithms are there and you are using one click, there could be more detailed descriptions located in places so that other users are able to easily find the right formula and tools.
  • Mobile friendly options would be a huge plus, even tracking what employees are using this tool for in regards to reporting.
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  • Could use a bit more flexibility in their approach to stories.
  • Relatively expensive on a per seat basis.
  • The viewer requires substantial hardware for good responsiveness.
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Likelihood to Renew

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Tableau Desktop8.9
Based on 39 answers
Because right now its the best option out there (disclosure: I haven't used Qlikview or some of the other direct competitors of Tableau). The big investment is in Tableau Server not desktop. For the cost of the license of Tableau desktop, its a pretty good deal. You can hook it up to pretty much any data source easily. You can easily share the visualizations with your team/colleagues easily. Tableau Desktop is generally easy to use for business users. But the more advanced stuff is better suited for a analyst or someone with a IT/CS background.
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Usability

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Tableau Desktop8.6
Based on 23 answers
To perform a visualization, the data is needed, they can be in different sites: servers, internet, different formats: SQL, excel, acces, in both cases Tableau Desktop is able to interoperate with them and make them available to the operator so that the work is very easy, the only thing that you should have is some basic knowledge of the database to start using it, if the objective is to use it for BI or BD or to make infographics or executive or alert reports because it is necessary to master them relevant concepts to those areas of knowledge.
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Reliability and Availability

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Tableau Desktop8.0
Based on 10 answers
Have seen issues with the vertica DB driver which manifest as errors for the end user.
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Performance

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Tableau Desktop6.7
Based on 9 answers
The performance of tableau heavily depends on size of data and sheet objects and visualizations used. So yes the performance of tableau degrades based on its complexity.
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Support

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Tableau Desktop8.9
Based on 16 answers
I personally have no had any experience with the HelpDesk. However, our clients speak highly of it.
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In-Person Training

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Tableau Desktop9.4
Based on 4 answers
Extensive and beneficial - users have shown great benefit of training and put it to practical use.
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Online Training

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Tableau Desktop8.0
Based on 4 answers
The training for new users are quite good because it covers topic wise training and the best part was that it also had video tutorials which are very helpful
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Implementation

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Tableau Desktop8.1
Based on 34 answers
Tableau Desktop is super easy to install, either on Windows or Mac.
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Breadth of Deployment

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The department I worked in had around 30 people. I believe we had at least 15 licenses possibly more.
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Alternatives Considered

We have not invested in another machine learning software at this time and so far this has proved very successful with our machine learning teams. As mentioned, I am training these individuals simply on the fundamentals of the software and using it/customizing it for their needs. It has been very easy to do this and has gotten great reviews across the organization so far.
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Tableau is strong at visualization but less strong at data discovery where I find Qlik Sense, SAS, SPSS are stronger.
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Collaboration and Sharing

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Tableau Desktop8.2
Based on 81 answers
I don't regularly share, but our data teams have distributed reports (financial) so I assume security is extremely high.
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Data Integration

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Tableau Desktop8.2
Based on 81 answers
Tableau has very rich connectivity to a database. I never had to a situation where I haven't been able to get the data source needed for the requirement. The best thing is, it provides a connection Google Analytics data also.
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Scalability

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Tableau Desktop7.0
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Although tableau is highly interactive and fast but with very large dataset its performance degrades heavily. So up to certain extent its really good but after that we have to take care of its performance issues.
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Return on Investment

  • Use of this tool across areas of our organization has allowed for more time to be spent on other things as this is taking a lot of the heavy lifting and developing out of the machine learning process all together.
  • Database of algorithms ready to use and adjust, customizing is key with this group of employees and their daily work while using this software.
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  • Tableau has provided my clients with the information necessary to allocate multi-million dollar research budgets effectively, ensuring the company is getting the most bang for its buck.
  • Tableau has given my office the ability to present data quickly and easily in a professional format that customers can understand, and has them returning frequently for additional analysis and projects.
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Pricing Details

Amazon SageMaker

General
Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
Amazon SageMaker Editions & Modules
Amazon SageMaker
Additional Pricing Details

Tableau Desktop

General
Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No
Tableau Desktop Editions & Modules
Tableau Desktop
Edition
Personal
$9991
Professional
$1,9991
1. per user
Additional Pricing Details
Free trials are available for both editions.