Alight Planning Enterprise - Top 13 Alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Dec 14, 2021

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Alight Planning Enterprise is one of the world leading Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. However, it does have three main competitors. Its competitors are Quicken, SAP ERP, and Sage X3.
  • Functionality: Quicken is a software that offers personal finance management and was developed by Quicken Inc., formerly part of the Intuit, Inc. corporation. Its initial release was in 1983, and the stable release was in 2019. Quicken has five software versions for distinct uses: Starter, Deluxe, Premier, Home and Business, and Simplifi by Quicken. The first plan, "Starter," offers very limited and basic money management options like creating spreadsheets and calculating expenses. Their most popular version is the Quicken Deluxe which offers money and taxes tracking options, customizable budget plans, custom tag creation, and syncing with mobile applications.

    Sage X3 is also an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software developed by Sage Group. It mainly caters to large and stable businesses. The initial release was in 2000, and the stable release was in 2019. It offers features like production management such as floor control, Quality Control (QC), Supply Chain Management like inventory and billing and customer services, and more. It is a cloud-based platform.

    SAP ERP is yet another enterprise resource planning (ERP) software developed by a German company SAP SE. The SAP ERP latest version was the V.6.0, released in 2006. In addition, there have been enhancement packages that were released in 2016. SAP Cloud is their software for ERP and offers features such as management of treasury and inventory, compliance checks and risk management, accounting billing and invoice generating processes, and more.
  • Level of Services: Alight Planning Enterprise has a lot of services for its clients. The software cloud deployment and cloud advisory teams help set up customers and their organization businesses on the cloud and guide them through all processes and additional information. Whereas Quicken five extensive plans make it so much easier for clients to pick and choose which plan fits them best.

    The software is good for personal use to large complex corporations which handle large volumes of data every day and need sophisticated software to help them run their businesses fast and smoothly. SAP ERP has multiple domains for customers and clients to choose which solutions they need and work best.

    They have customer relationship management (CRM) solutions that handle support chat and other services. They have industrial solutions curated according to the various industries. Sage X3 is an ERP software [l/.with multiple services like production management, supply chain management, and project management aid. The software offers a reliable data crunching and smooth pipelining process, which streamlines the work processes and gets more done in less time.
  • Support: Alight Planning Enterprise offers support via emails that correspond to their media team. They also have options to request information about their products. Quicken offers email support as well. SAP ERP provides support in contact numbers via phone, email, and chat support. Sage X3 also offers 24/7 live chat support, phone number, and email corresponding to various media partners, careers, etc.

2021's Top Alight Planning Enterprise Alternatives

Here are the top 4 alternatives to Alight Planning Enterprise that are worth checking out: Denali Business for SMBs, MultiCHAX for large size business, Aplos Fund Accounting for growing companies, and BQE Core for startups and SMBs.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Functionality
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Alight
ITQlick rating
3.9/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
5.8/10
License pricing
$6,000 per license
Functionality
19
Review
Best for SMBs
Denali
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
93/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$999 per license
Functionality
16
Review
Best for Enterprise
MultiCHAX
ITQlick rating
3.4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
7/10
License pricing
$99 per license
Functionality
5
Growing
Aplos
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$29.50 per month
Functionality
3
Review
Free version
BQE
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
2.4/10
License pricing
$7.95 per user/month
Functionality
20
Review

1. Denali Business - Best for SMBs

Denali Business is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Denali Business installed on-premises or used cloud based, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Denali Business, with a pricing score of 2.6 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Denali Business is rated 4.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Denali offers 16 main features). compare head to head: Denali Business Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

2. MultiCHAX - Best for Large Business

MultiCHAX is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, MultiCHAX installed on-premises, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. MultiCHAX, with a pricing score of 7 is considered more expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

MultiCHAX is rated 3.4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (MultiCHAX offers 5 main features). compare head to head: MultiCHAX Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

3. Aplos Fund Accounting - Best for Growing Companies

Aplos Fund Accounting is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Aplos Fund Accounting used on the cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Aplos Fund Accounting, with a pricing score of 3.6 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Aplos Fund Accounting is rated 4.4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Aplos offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Aplos Fund Accounting Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

4. BQE Core - Best for NO Budget or Start up Companies

BQE Core is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, BQE Core installed on-premises or used cloud based, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. BQE Core, with a pricing score of 2.4 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

BQE Core is rated 4.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (BQE offers 20 main features). compare head to head: BQE Core Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

5. MoneyDesktop

MoneyDesktop is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, MoneyDesktop used on the cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. MoneyDesktop, with a pricing score of 5.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

MoneyDesktop is rated 4.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (MoneyDesktop offers 4 main features). compare head to head: MoneyDesktop Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

6. Intuit GoPayment

Intuit GoPayment is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Intuit GoPayment used on the cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Intuit GoPayment, with a pricing score of 6 is considered more expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Intuit GoPayment is rated 3.2 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Intuit offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Intuit GoPayment Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

7. Logisuite Financials

Logisuite Financials is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Logisuite Financials installed on-premises, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Logisuite Financials is considered same cost to implement (Pricing not available) as Alight Planning Enterprise, both with a pricing score of 5.8.

Logisuite Financials is rated 3.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Logisuite offers 5 main features). compare head to head: Logisuite Financials Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

8. Canopus EpaySuite

Canopus EpaySuite is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Canopus EpaySuite installed on-premises, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Canopus EpaySuite, with a pricing score of 4.8 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Canopus EpaySuite is rated 3.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Canopus offers 5 main features). compare head to head: Canopus EpaySuite Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

9. 01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard

01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, 01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard installed on-premises, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. 01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard is considered same cost to implement ($199 per license) as Alight Planning Enterprise, both with a pricing score of 5.8.

01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard is rated 4.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (01 offers 5 main features). compare head to head: 01 Transaction Pro Delete Wizard Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

10. Oracle Fusion Financial Management

Oracle Fusion Financial Management is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Oracle Fusion Financial Management cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Oracle Fusion Financial Management is considered same cost to implement ($600 per user/month) as Alight Planning Enterprise, both with a pricing score of 5.8.

Oracle Fusion Financial Management is rated 3.6 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Oracle offers 6 main features). compare head to head: Oracle Fusion Financial Management Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

11. Buxfer

Buxfer is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Buxfer cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Buxfer, with a pricing score of 3.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Buxfer is rated 4.8 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Buxfer offers 6 main features). compare head to head: Buxfer Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

12. Yodlee MoneyCenter

Yodlee MoneyCenter is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Yodlee MoneyCenter used on the cloud, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Yodlee MoneyCenter, with a pricing score of 6.2 is considered more expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Yodlee MoneyCenter is rated 3.2 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Yodlee offers 6 main features). compare head to head: Yodlee MoneyCenter Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

13. Avangate Digital Commerce

Avangate Digital Commerce is an alternative Accounting & Finance software, Avangate Digital Commerce installed on-premises, Alight Planning Enterprise can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Avangate Digital Commerce, with a pricing score of 3.6 is considered less expensive to implement than Alight Planning Enterprise with a score of 5.8.

Avangate Digital Commerce is rated 4.9 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Avangate offers 4 main features). compare head to head: Avangate Digital Commerce Vs Alight Planning Enterprise

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.