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Score 8.4 out of 100
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Score 8.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

K2 Software

Not well suited for:
- automation of knowledge work (Adaptive/Dynamic Case Management);
- use cases requiring application of very advanced business rules. There is a third party business rules engine that works well with K2 though;
- Java engineers- wanna-be-BPM consultants - K2 is best suited for Business Technologists aka Citizen Developers;
- outsourcing based delivery model - you need to train your onshore people;
- teams and companies that don't want to learn on their own. if you want to outsource your DPA program to a foreign based IT services provider, pick a different vendor;

Well suited for:
- 60-70% of all digital process automation uses cases you will find in your organization;
- department and enterprise-grade process automation applications;
- Citizen Developer adoption;
- integration intensive use cases;
- software teams not afraid to extend K2 with their own code through well-documented APIs;
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

Good for customizing an onboarding process to help ensure a smooth process, and setting up a contract for electronic signature in an easier way than customizing an editable PDF and uploading it to any number of eSign platforms. I've integrated Tallyfy, using Zapier, to Webmerge and Signnow, to get the result I was looking for, but there are plenty of ways Tallyfy can be implemented.
Brian Del Terzo Credilife® | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Reporting & Analytics

K2 Software
7.4
Tallyfy
10.0
Dashboards
K2 Software
7.5
Tallyfy
10.0
Standard reports
K2 Software
7.4
Tallyfy
Custom reports
K2 Software
7.2
Tallyfy

Process Engine

K2 Software
8.0
Tallyfy
10.0
Process designer
K2 Software
8.9
Tallyfy
10.0
Process simulation
K2 Software
7.6
Tallyfy
Business rules engine
K2 Software
8.0
Tallyfy
10.0
SOA support
K2 Software
7.8
Tallyfy
10.0
Process player
K2 Software
8.9
Tallyfy
10.0
Support for modeling languages
K2 Software
7.6
Tallyfy
Form builder
K2 Software
7.0
Tallyfy
10.0
Model execution
K2 Software
8.2
Tallyfy
10.0

Collaboration

K2 Software
7.8
Tallyfy
10.0
Social collaboration tools
K2 Software
7.8
Tallyfy
10.0

Content Management Capabilties

K2 Software
7.6
Tallyfy
Content management
K2 Software
7.6
Tallyfy

Pros

K2 Software

  • K2 BlackPearl provides better versioning of processes than other BPM products I have used. Because of the feature-rich capabilities available being built on the MS Workflow framework, you can ultimately reach the level of code customization you need - but also leverage the tooling and code automating features of K2.
  • Its level of extensibility is fantastic. To say it is extensible and interoperable means a lot, because a lot of products SAY you can extend a feature, but it requires ripping out the kitchen of the house. K2 Blackpearl doesn't require kitchen replacement... you can upgrade the sink, replace the cabinetry, and extend pretty much everything. I have not run into a situation in the 6 years of using the product that I could NOT customize/extend a capability.
  • K2 Blackpearl's physical architecture options are plentiful. If you understand the product components and the granularity of the specific business need, you can provide an accurate blueprint installation of the product initially, and adapt or scale the product capabilities with relative ease via configuration and distributed options. They even offer training on physical infrastructure deployments if you are concerned about future use or growth.
Brent Heezen | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

  • Easily to collect data to serve any number of purposes.
  • We use it to collect data about our clients and to collect the data necessary to customize the contract and the customer experience.
  • Tallyfy Webhooks then allow us to push that data out to other platforms, etc, so I've been able to create a solution that completes the document and sends it out for electronic signature with the click of a button... once the data has been collected.
  • Create drop-downs, radio selections, checkboxes, short and long text paragraphs, etc. Even uploading documents and saving them directly to your favorite cloud storage, such as Drive or Dropbox.
  • Manage the process from one team member to the next, depending on responsibility.
Brian Del Terzo Credilife® | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

K2 Software

  • Better integration with TFS automated build tools is one feature that is missing out of box. My organization has controls on code migration and deployment and use TFS for other code and builds. We cannot use the automated build for K2 workflow projects.
  • Ability to define business rules in external rules engine/repository which can be used by workflow processes
Ajay Mandke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

  • I'd like more control over the view. For example, some way to condense the view so that more data can be seen at once. Currently, in my opinion, it is just a little too large or blown up, but this may be a petty request.
Brian Del Terzo Credilife® | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

K2 Software

K2 Software 8.1
Based on 7 answers
While K2 blackpearl is powerful, it shouldn't be an automatic selection for all situations. A careful analysis of business requirements, cost, and projected long-term use is required before choosing a K2 offering over a competitor, as is true with almost any other business product. The more hands-on development you can get with K2 blackpearl the better you will be at determining if it's the correct product for your needs. Don't let a sales pitch sway you into purchasing or using the product; experience what it can do for yourself!
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

K2 Software

K2 Software 8.9
Based on 3 answers
K2 platform has multiple designers (Web based designer ,k2 studio, visual studio) each targeted at business analysts,power users, and developers. The platform provides consistent web experience in workspace navigation for users and admins and provides excellent reports out of box.
Ajay Mandke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

K2 Software

K2 Software 10.0
Based on 2 answers
They were always super helpful when I was learning how to use the program, and assisted me frequently when I came across unknown errors in the workspace
Kristen Roskob | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Online Training

K2 Software

K2 Software 9.0
Based on 1 answer
It was a complete online training with virual machine provided by K2. All the infrastructure was set up before hand. The training material was pretty thorough. The instructor was knowledgeable.
Overall the training program was well designed and planned.
Deepak Kadam | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

K2 Software

What previously stood K2 apart from Nintex was purely the ability to have workflows executed outside of SharePoint. Nintex are due to release a product that resides in Azure that provides this feature as well. K2 should really look into redesigning the development GUIs they are not good at all, and perhaps look at providing a cloud solution to mitigate the risk of clients having to maintain hardware as well as their workflow solutions.
Paul Keys | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

I was very satisfied with the Tallyfy solution and did not seek out any alternative solutions.
Brian Del Terzo Credilife® | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

K2 Software

  • Positive impact on process discipline.
  • Excellent tools for measure process cycle time, identifying process delays, and making significant improvements to processes.
  • Increased efficiency through delivery of process information to stakeholders that minimizes delays, especially when processes are running across multiple time zones, and involve people who are traveling or away from their desktop.
Mark Johnston | TrustRadius Reviewer

Tallyfy

  • Streamlined our intake process, leaving far less room for error.
  • Also expedited and improved the accuracy of the sales contract process and execution.
Brian Del Terzo Credilife® | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

K2 Software

General

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

K2 Software Editions & Modules

Edition
K2 Software$2000.001
K2 Software EnterpriseRequest a Quote
  1. per month
Additional Pricing Details

Tallyfy

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional
$500.00*

* Per organization

Tallyfy Editions & Modules

Edition
Basic$15.001
Professional$30.001
  1. per user, per month
Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

K2 Software
8.7
Tallyfy
10.0

Likelihood to Renew

K2 Software
8.1
Tallyfy

Usability

K2 Software
8.9
Tallyfy

Reliability and Availability

K2 Software
8.0
Tallyfy

Support Rating

K2 Software
10.0
Tallyfy

Online Training

K2 Software
9.0
Tallyfy

Implementation Rating

K2 Software
9.0
Tallyfy

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