Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component vs. QlikView

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
Score 10.0 out of 10
Mid-Size Companies (51-1,000 employees)
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts is a component for interactive pivot reports that can be inserted into a web page or a web application. It’s a JavaScript tool that enables a user to visualize their business data. This solution supports Microsoft Analysis Services OLAP cubes, Mondrian, icCube, JSON, SQL (MS SQL, MySQL and others) databases or static JSON or CSV files. According to the vendor, this solution allows users to work extremely quickly with really large data…
$0
Annual SaaS Subscription
QlikView
Score 8.0 out of 10
N/A
QlikView® is Qlik®’s original BI offering designed primarily for shared business intelligence reports and data visualizations. It offers guided exploration and discovery, collaborative analytics for sharing insight, and agile development and deployment.N/A
Pricing
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
Editions & Modules
Pivot Table for SQL/CSV/JSON Unlimited
$0
Annual SaaS Subscription
Pivot Table for Pentaho Mondrian
$0
Annual SaaS Subscription
Pivot Table for MS Analysis Services
$0
Annual SaaS Subscription
Pivot Table for SQL/CSV/JSON Basic
$299
Annual subscription
Pivot Table for Pentaho Mondrian
$799
Annual subscription
Pivot Table for SQL/CSV/JSON Unlimited
$799
Annual subscription
Pivot Table for MS Analysis Services
$799
Annual subscription
QlikView
Custom
per user
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
Free Trial
YesYes
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
YesYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeOptional
Additional DetailsOn an perpetual license basis, based on server plus number of users. Contact vendor for pricing.
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Community Pulse
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
Top Pros
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Features
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
BI Standard Reporting
Comparison of BI Standard Reporting features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
10.0
1 Ratings
20% above category average
QlikView
8.0
67 Ratings
2% below category average
Report Formatting Templates10.01 Ratings8.059 Ratings
Pixel Perfect reports00 Ratings8.049 Ratings
Customizable dashboards00 Ratings8.065 Ratings
Ad-hoc Reporting
Comparison of Ad-hoc Reporting features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
9.5
1 Ratings
16% above category average
QlikView
8.3
66 Ratings
3% above category average
Formatting capabilities9.01 Ratings7.066 Ratings
Report sharing and collaboration10.01 Ratings9.061 Ratings
Drill-down analysis00 Ratings9.065 Ratings
Integration with R or other statistical packages00 Ratings8.336 Ratings
Report Output and Scheduling
Comparison of Report Output and Scheduling features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
10.0
1 Ratings
18% above category average
QlikView
7.9
61 Ratings
5% below category average
Publish to PDF10.01 Ratings9.056 Ratings
Publish to Web00 Ratings8.048 Ratings
Report Versioning00 Ratings7.542 Ratings
Report Delivery Scheduling00 Ratings7.347 Ratings
Mobile Capabilities
Comparison of Mobile Capabilities features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
10.0
1 Ratings
23% above category average
QlikView
8.0
47 Ratings
1% above category average
Responsive Design for Web Access10.01 Ratings8.044 Ratings
Mobile Application00 Ratings9.028 Ratings
Dashboard / Report / Visualization Interactivity on Mobile00 Ratings8.038 Ratings
Data Discovery and Visualization
Comparison of Data Discovery and Visualization features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
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Ratings
QlikView
7.3
57 Ratings
10% below category average
Pre-built visualization formats (heatmaps, scatter plots etc.)00 Ratings7.754 Ratings
Location Analytics / Geographic Visualization00 Ratings7.546 Ratings
Predictive Analytics00 Ratings6.85 Ratings
Access Control and Security
Comparison of Access Control and Security features of Product A and Product B
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component
-
Ratings
QlikView
8.2
59 Ratings
4% below category average
Multi-User Support (named login)00 Ratings8.558 Ratings
Role-Based Security Model00 Ratings8.054 Ratings
Multiple Access Permission Levels (Create, Read, Delete)00 Ratings8.054 Ratings
Report-Level Access Control00 Ratings8.52 Ratings
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Medium-sized Companies
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User Ratings
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
Likelihood to Recommend
10.0
(1 ratings)
8.5
(87 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
8.8
(29 ratings)
Usability
9.0
(1 ratings)
8.2
(14 ratings)
Availability
-
(0 ratings)
9.8
(4 ratings)
Performance
-
(0 ratings)
8.6
(4 ratings)
Support Rating
10.0
(1 ratings)
3.4
(15 ratings)
Online Training
-
(0 ratings)
8.0
(3 ratings)
Implementation Rating
-
(0 ratings)
7.4
(13 ratings)
Product Scalability
-
(0 ratings)
8.9
(2 ratings)
User Testimonials
Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts ComponentQlikView
Likelihood to Recommend
Flexmonster
Fantastic product to embed in any SaaS solution for reporting and data exports. Excellent performance, ability to customize fields and tons of other features out of the box that makes it a well-rounded tool that is easy to use. To top it off their support is amazing for answering technical questions quickly and they provide great examples to learn how to interact with the code. We are very happy with our choice to use Flexmonster!
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Qlik
Sales data validations have helped manage our justifications in the past, especially with regard to new product development and new business introduction. It has also been helpful in identifying trends with business impact and direction specific to quarter and monthly sales from ERP data as well as decisions to purchase equipment of staffing based on run rates and product demand.
One thing that can get out of hand is data output - if you aren't careful in your query, you may be overloaded with data dumps and drown in the amount of info you have to filter through. This is a user caution, not a comment on the software itself.
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Pros
Flexmonster
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Qlik
  • QlikView has a simple, relational data model that's REALLY fast. Filtering and changing data is dead simple results are almost immediately available.
  • The free version of Qlikview is almost completely featured, so you roll a pro-level product out to an entire department for really cheap.
  • QlikView is really flexible--if you can imagine it, you can build it.
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Cons
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
  • We found that QlikView can be a bit slow in supporting some forms of encryption. It is web-based and we needed to upgrade all of our server to not support the older SSL and TLS 1 protocols, only support TLS 1.2 and TLS 1.3. However, QlikView could not run with TLS 1.2 and TLS 1.3. We had to wait over six months to get a version that would handle the newer TLS versions.
  • There are so many options with QlikView that you can get lost when developing a visualization. There are still items I have not yet figured out, such as labeling a graph with the name of a selected detail item.
  • QlikView works by pulling the data it is going to use for visualization into its database. I am a security reviewer and I need to make certain that PII and PHI is not pulled by QlikView for a visualization, otherwise this could become a reportable indecent.
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Likelihood to Renew
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
Ease of use, ability to load from pretty much any data source. today I created an application that loaded time sheets from excel that are not in a table format. With Qlik's "enable transformation steps" I was able to automate loads of multiple spreadsheets and multiple tabs easily. Could not do that with any other tool.
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Usability
Flexmonster
Checks all the boxes! Easy to use, great out of the box feature set and fantastic support team
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Qlik
QlikView is very easy to implement. The installation is very straight forward. QlikView has several different data connectors that can connect to different data sources very smoothly. The user interface to build the reports is very easy to understand. This helps to have a smaller learning curve. Something very helpful is that QlikView is a browser application for the end users. So, you don't need to install any applications on the user's computer.
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Reliability and Availability
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
We have not had any downtime issues with the product nor uncovered any significant bugs
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Performance
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
It is not a SAAS product.
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Support Rating
Flexmonster
Quick response to questions and feedback, excellent documentation for learning about the product and tons of examples to leverage.
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Qlik
My experience with the Qlik support team has been somewhat limited, but every interaction I have had with them has been very professional and I received a response quickly. Typically if there is a technical issue, our IT team will follow up. My inquiries are specific to product functionality, and Qlik has been very helpful in clarifying any questions I might have.
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In-Person Training
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
My team attended, but I cannot myself rate, but I think it was good as they've successfully launched a training program at our company themselves for users. It was 3-4 day training.
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Online Training
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
Training was as expected. The demo environments tend to be more fully featured that our own environment, but the training was clear and well delivered.
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Implementation Rating
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
"Implementation" can mean a few things... so I'm not sure that this is the answer you want.... but here it goes: To me, implementation means: "Is the user interface intuitive and can I produce meaningful reports with ease?" On that score, I'd say YES. The amount of training required was minimal and the results were powerful. The desktop implementation is a simple, "blank" interface just waiting for your creativity. The pre-populated templates give you a reasonable start to any project -- and a good set of objects to "play around with" if you're just getting started. Finally, note that the "implementation" I used was baked into QuickBooks 2016 Enterprise -- called "Advanced Reporting"..... That integration makes it ultra useful and simple.
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Alternatives Considered
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
The only other vendor product that I have worked with that provides a similar experience to Qlikview is Tableau. I would recommend Tableau if your use case is to build a fixed dashboard. You can share reports for free without needing to buy additional licenses. I would recommend Qlikview if your users are looking for a more interactive experience. They can create new objects to represent the data which can't be accomplished as easily in Tableau
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Return on Investment
Flexmonster
No answers on this topic
Qlik
  • You can use the free desktop version to do a lot of reporting and analysis work more quickly so the ROI is huge
  • QlikView is great at finding outliers such as data entry errors
  • QlikView is great at helping you quickly discover new insights about your business that can prompt you to take action that can immediately affect your cash flow.
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ScreenShots

Flexmonster Pivot Table & Charts Component Screenshots

Screenshot of Pivot Component supports the printing of the Pivot view. Additionally users can export the reports into a variety of formats.Screenshot of Pivot Table Component helps you to create interactive pivot tables and charts reports for web and Flex applications. Pivot Component will provide your customers with an extremely intuitive end-user experience while creating and analyzing reports.Screenshot of Pivot Charts provide an alternative, interactive way to visualize data.Screenshot of The component will connect to any database: MS SQL, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL - using simple script generating CSV output to enable real-time business analysis. Pivot Component is full browser-side component, thus you can use any desired server-side to generate CSV data.Screenshot of Pivot Table Component can connect to OLAP cubes via XMLA protocol. XMLA is XML for Analysis - an industry standard for data access in analytical systems, such as OLAP and Data Mining.Screenshot of Start mobile business reporting with the Flexmonster mobile application. It can be downloaded to your tablets from Google Play or Apple App Store.

QlikView Screenshots

Screenshot of QlikView Sales DashboardScreenshot of QlikView on all devicesScreenshot of QlikView using mobile touch screen