Appian BPM - Top 13 Alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Sep 04, 2021

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Pega BPM and ActiveMatrix BPM are the competitors of Appian BPM. Pega BPM comes with campaign progress monitoring, work process automation, multiple channel support, correction action suggestions, visual models and metaphors generating features. However, the software doesn’t offer process simulation feature.

ActiveMatrix BPM is another popular business process management solution with process routing suggestions, visual analytics, process workflows creating, user page flows support and mobile client features. However, the software doesn’t offer SaaS or PaaS deployment option for users.

2021's Top Appian BPM Alternatives

Here are the top 4 alternatives to Appian BPM that are worth checking out: Anaplan for SMBs, Oracle Hyperion for large size business, Infor SyteLine for growing companies, and AccelOps for startups and SMBs.

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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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Appian
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
80/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
$90 per user/month
Functionality
5
Review
Best for SMBs
Anaplan
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
89/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
24
Best for Enterprise
Oracle
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
4.2/10
License pricing
$9,995 per license
Functionality
14
Review
Growing
Infor
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
86/100
Pricing
2.6/10
License pricing
$150 per user/month
Functionality
38
Review
Free version
AccelOps
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
83/100
Pricing
2.8/10
License pricing
$16 per user/month
Functionality
15

1. Anaplan - Best for SMBs

Anaplan is an alternative Business performance management software, Anaplan installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Anaplan, with a pricing score of 5.6 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Anaplan is rated 4.4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Anaplan offers 24 main features). compare head to head: Anaplan Vs Appian BPM

2. Oracle Hyperion - Best for Large Business

Oracle Hyperion is an alternative Business performance management software, Oracle Hyperion installed on-premises, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Oracle Hyperion, with a pricing score of 4.2 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Oracle Hyperion is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Oracle offers 14 main features). compare head to head: Oracle Hyperion Vs Appian BPM

3. Infor SyteLine - Best for Growing Companies

Infor SyteLine is an alternative Business performance management software, Infor SyteLine cloud, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Infor SyteLine, with a pricing score of 2.6 is considered less expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Infor SyteLine is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Infor offers 38 main features). compare head to head: Infor SyteLine Vs Appian BPM

4. AccelOps - Best for NO Budget or Start up Companies

AccelOps is an alternative Business performance management software, AccelOps installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. AccelOps, with a pricing score of 2.8 is considered less expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

AccelOps is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (AccelOps offers 15 main features). compare head to head: AccelOps Vs Appian BPM

5. Budget Maestro

Budget Maestro is an alternative Business performance management software, Budget Maestro installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Budget Maestro, with a pricing score of 6.4 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Budget Maestro is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Budget offers 29 main features). compare head to head: Budget Maestro Vs Appian BPM

6. IBM Planning Analytics

IBM Planning Analytics is an alternative Business performance management software, IBM Planning Analytics installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. IBM Planning Analytics, with a pricing score of 2.2 is considered less expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

IBM Planning Analytics is rated 4.2 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (IBM offers 5 main features). compare head to head: IBM Planning Analytics Vs Appian BPM

7. Prophix

Prophix is an alternative Business performance management software, Prophix installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Prophix, with a pricing score of 6 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Prophix is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Prophix offers 7 main features). compare head to head: Prophix Vs Appian BPM

8. Tagetik 4-0

Tagetik 4-0 is an alternative Business performance management software, Tagetik 4-0 installed on-premises or used cloud based, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Tagetik 4-0, with a pricing score of 10 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Tagetik 4-0 is rated 4.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Tagetik offers 29 main features). compare head to head: Tagetik 4-0 Vs Appian BPM

9. ILOG JRules

ILOG JRules is an alternative Business performance management software, ILOG JRules cloud, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. ILOG JRules, with a pricing score of 6.4 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

ILOG JRules is rated 3.6 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (ILOG offers 4 main features). compare head to head: ILOG JRules Vs Appian BPM

10. Axiom EPM

Axiom EPM is an alternative Business performance management software, Axiom EPM installed on-premises, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Axiom EPM, with a pricing score of 5.6 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Axiom EPM is rated 4.9 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Axiom offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Axiom EPM Vs Appian BPM

11. RESULTS.com

RESULTS.com is an alternative Business performance management software, RESULTS.com used on the cloud, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. RESULTS.com, with a pricing score of 4.6 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

RESULTS.com is rated 4.6 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (RESULTS.com offers 15 main features). compare head to head: RESULTS.com Vs Appian BPM

12. BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform

BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform is an alternative Business performance management software, BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform used on the cloud, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform, with a pricing score of 4.4 is considered more expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform is rated 4.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (BetterWorks offers 3 main features). compare head to head: BetterWorks Enterprise Goals Platform Vs Appian BPM

13. Triggit

Triggit is an alternative Business performance management software, Triggit installed on-premises, Appian BPM can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Triggit, with a pricing score of 3.4 is considered less expensive to implement than Appian BPM with a score of 3.6.

Triggit is rated 4.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Triggit offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Triggit Vs Appian BPM

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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.