Analytica Review - why 4.5 stars?

Analytica Review
ITQlick Score: 62/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.5/5)
Pricing: 7/10 - high cost
Category: Predictive analytics -> Analytica
Ranking:Ranked 6 out of 9 Predictive analytics systems
Company: Lumina Decision Systems
Pricing: starts at $995 per year
Typical customers: Medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: Analytica pricing, Analytica alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 18, 2022

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What is Analytica and its features?

Analytica is a visual analysis and decision support software for businesses of all sizes. It offers assistance in data analysis, decision tree analysis, application development, and other aspects. The software was designed and launched by Lumina Decision Systems headquartered in California, United States.


What is Analytica rating?

The rating of Analytica is 4.5 stars out of 5 and the total score is 62 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses Analytica?

The software can be used by businesses of all sizes. Major industries where it can be deployed include power and energy, food and agriculture, environmental analysis, engineering services, healthcare and hospitality, manufacturing and automation, and others. Some notable clients of the software include Union of Concerned Scientists, Environment Canada, and GE Energy etc.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, Analytica makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is Analytica cloud-based?

Yes, they offer cloud based hosting, which means IT resources are retrieved through web-based tools and applications and you don't need to buy servers and additional hardware equipment.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently Analytica can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is Analytica the best Predictive analytics system?

Analytica is ranked 6 out of 9 software in their category (Predictive analytics systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software offers influence diagram for visual representation of decision problems depicting the key elements as nodes of various shapes and colors. Influences of different elements are depicted as arrows. Decisions trees are offered for R&D and commercialization of new products. Other visual capabilities include modular hierarchy, variables as multi-dimensional arrays, user- defined functions, and diagrams with feedback loops.

Analytica offers Monte Carlo simulation and risk analysis for representation and analysis of risk and uncertainties. It also offers Latin hypercube sampling (LHS) for more uniform sampling over each input distribution. Other important capabilities include descriptive analysis, predictive analysis, decision analysis, performance metrics, and sensitivity analysis etc.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to Analytica: SPSS, Qlik Sense, Prognoz Platform, SAS Business Intelligence, Email Meter Enterprise, Phocas Software, KnowledgeSTUDIO. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of Analytica?

The cost of license starts at $995 per year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 7 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Analytica. You can also find here pricing information from Analytica's website.

What should you ask Lumina Decision Systems during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Analytica and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Analytica in action.

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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.