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Score 7.9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

datapine

For someone like me, who had no real experience in using BI tools before, datapine suits quite well. Most of the features I was able to explore on my own, and their support was always really helpful (as well as the tutorials). In general, I was most impressed from their dashboard features. If you look for a software with detailed statistical analysis options, you maybe need to take another (additional) tool. My main use-case was the visualization and reporting of the analysis results, not the statistical analysis itself. This usually was done before with SPSS.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

We need to create/open reports every month. The manual way would be to download data manually from SAP BW and then paste in Excel to start formatting/cleaning. With SAP Analysis Office, we create a report once. Next month when we open it, we just need to change the time frame and refresh the data. It takes 5 mins to open and update data
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

BI Standard Reporting

datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Pixel Perfect reports
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7
Customizable dashboards
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.2
Report Formatting Templates
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.3

Ad-hoc Reporting

datapine
9.7
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.2
Drill-down analysis
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Formatting capabilities
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Report sharing and collaboration
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7
Integration with R or other statistical packages
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
7.2

Report Output and Scheduling

datapine
9.8
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7
Publish to Web
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Publish to PDF
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7
Report Versioning
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Report Delivery Scheduling
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.8
Delivery to Remote Servers
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.9

Data Discovery and Visualization

datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.)
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Location Analytics / Geographic Visualization
datapine
8.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Predictive Analytics
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.6

Access Control and Security

datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Multi-User Support (named login)
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.3
Role-Based Security Model
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
Multiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete)
datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.6
Single Sign-On (SSO)
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7

Mobile Capabilities

datapine
9.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.3
Responsive Design for Web Access
datapine
8.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.6
Dashboard / Report / Visualization Interactivity on Mobile
datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Dedicated iOS Application
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.1
Dedicated Android Application
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
7.9

Application Program Interfaces (APIs) / Embedding

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.3
REST API
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.7
Javascript API
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5
iFrames
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.3
Java API
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4
Themeable User Interface (UI)
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
7.9
Customizable Platform (Open Source)
datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.0

Pros

datapine

  • Intuitive user interface, especially within the analyzer (drag & drop).
  • Dashboard templates helped to create visually appealing dashboards.
  • Many different reporting options.
  • Customer support is really helpful.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

  • This software is easy to initially learn, and very powerful in producing reusable reports.
  • It is much faster than my company's internal manual queries. The ability to build off of a saved query and share queries to other users is a great positive.
  • My favorite part is that you can run queries in the background and it does not interfere with your current work or slow your computer down.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

datapine

  • Some advanced functions need SQL knowledge.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

  • The installation can be very complex and time-consuming, it requires a lot of planning and foresight as to what role the software will play in the organization.
  • The software has a relatively large learning curve that takes dedicated users months to get comfortable with, the UI is a bit intimidating for new users.
  • SAP could organize their help better, it can be difficult to find dependable solutions to issues via their website and support channels.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

datapine

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 8.4
Based on 22 answers
The institution has decided to move in a different direction, and will be using MSBI for reporting. I have been very happy with the Business Objects suite of tools, and will continue to use them heavily until we make the transition.
Robert Scrimshaw | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

datapine

No score
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 8.5
Based on 8 answers
From a server and client side perspective. the Business Intelligence Platform provides a foundation for all aspects of content development, distribution, analysis, collaboration and self service. Ease of use from targeted content delivery through controlled accessibility. Content exporting in the format of the users choice. Scheduling for internal or external delivery. Public and private folders for secure content access when requied. Web based for viewing on the users device of choice without the need to download additional applications.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Reliability and Availability

datapine

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 10.0
Based on 4 answers
When we implemented 3.1, we had a tough time managing the system: It took almost a year to stabilize.

With 4.0, we want to roll out to more users, and are holding back because of fears about the performance issue
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Performance

datapine

No score
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 9.0
Based on 11 answers
Overall, the tool (Web Intelligence 4.2) is fast and solid. One issue is a dependability on JAVA for a full feature report creation/edit capabilities (as opposed to limited HTML option). Second, planned end of JAVA support by major browsers (Chrome is already not supporting JAVA applet).
Dariusz Zyskowski | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

datapine

No score
No answers yet
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 8.8
Based on 11 answers
We are getting the BI support from our SAP support company. Although they are good at some basic staff, they are unable to answer our questions for some complex structures. Sometimes we got the feedback that our request was not possible to implement, however later we found there were some methods available.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

In-Person Training

datapine

No score
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 10.0
Based on 3 answers
SAP authorized training is best, Please go ahead with it. Even lot of online training options/videos available for self learning
Dharmesh Shah | TrustRadius Reviewer

Online Training

datapine

No score
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 9.0
Based on 2 answers
I haven't used it or got feedback from the end user.

Content looks to be pretty detailed. Focused on SQL but not BW.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

datapine

No score
No answers yet
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 9.0
Based on 8 answers
Hire specialists and experienced staff. Mix some beginners so that everyone is not a leader but a learner too. Plan well; architect well; break down implementation in small steps and move towards larger steps. Create a centralized and authorized SAP Business Objects implementation team.
Priyanka Musale | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

datapine

No answers on this topic

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

We selected SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) based on price. It can stack up against others in terms of price and honestly, that's about it. Salesforce Commerce does a hell of a better job at handling it. However, in the space of Business Intelligence, SAP can do more, and that's why at the end we went with it
Michael Diaz-Suarez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

datapine

No score
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SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform 9.0
Based on 2 answers
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform supports SOA Service Oriented Architecture. You can start/restart/enable/disable all the servers. You can seamless do load balancing and clustering. It supports all leading application and web server. Supports LDAP SSO integration.People who can work on excel with training they can work on SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence, dashboard, Lumira, Information design tool product suite. Tool is very user friendly and easy to learn and implement
Dharmesh Shah | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

datapine

No answers on this topic

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

  • By generating and distributing reports in a timely manner, we were able to save millions of dollars for the company which otherwise would not have been visible.
  • Almost realtime dashboard, saved the company a huge amount by showing the outages and kept the company from buying a tool to do just that.
  • It showed the customers who were not paying the bills and were missing in the system due to some loophole. This was visible by doing reporting on the theft usage of electricity.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

datapine

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$2,000*

* per installation

datapine Editions & Modules

On-premise Edition
datapine Server$9991
  1. per installation
SaaS Edition
Basic$2491
Professional$4991
Premium$7691
  1. per installation
Additional Pricing Details
Prices are per month.

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

datapine
10.0
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.2

Likelihood to Renew

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.4

Usability

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.5

Reliability and Availability

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
10.0

Performance

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
9.0

Support Rating

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
8.8

In-Person Training

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
10.0

Online Training

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
9.0

Implementation Rating

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
9.0

Scalability

datapine
SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence (BI) Platform
9.0

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