Aplos Fund Accounting Vs Alight Planning Enterprise (Jul 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jul 21, 2020

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Aplos Fund Accounting or Alight Planning Enterprise?

Alight Planning Enterprise is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Aplos Fund Accounting, Alight Planning Enterprise is rated higher (91/100) than Aplos Fund Accounting (90/100). Alight Planning Enterprise offers more features (16) to their users than Aplos Fund Accounting (0).

Looking for the right Accounting & Finance solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

How Aplos Software, LLC compares with Alight Planning Enterprise?

Aplos Software, LLC : Aplos Software is the leading provider of web-based nonprofit software. We specialize in making it simple to manage a nonprofit or church with our web-based solutions for fund accounting, donor management and tax preparation. With over 10,000 Aplos users and growing daily, we help nonprofits and churches around the nation and the world with user-fr...

Alight Planning Enterprise: Alight Planning takes the budgeting and planning process beyond spreadsheets with a multi-user system designed for executives, financial staff, and line managers who collaborate in developing financial plans and reviewing financial and operating results.With Alight Planning, financial planning is fast and effective, allowing integration of strategi...

Who's more expensive? Aplos Fund Accounting or Alight Planning Enterprise?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Accounting & Finance software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for Aplos Fund Accounting and Alight Planning Enterprise.

Aplos Fund Accounting price starts at $29.50 per month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Aplos Fund Accounting is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Accounting & Finance software. Alight Planning Enterprise price starts at $6,000 per license , when comparing Alight Planning Enterprise to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Accounting & Finance software cost.

Bottom line:Alight Planning Enterprise is more expensive than Aplos Fund Accounting.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared Aplos Fund Accounting Vs. Alight Planning Enterprise based on some of the most important and required Accounting & Finance features. Aplos Fund Accounting: We are still working to collect the list of features for Aplos Fund Accounting. Alight Planning Enterprise: Budgeting & Forecasting, Fund-Accounting, Ad-Hoc Analysis, Ad-Hoc Reporting, Automatic Scheduled Reporting.

Target customer size

The main customer target of Aplos Fund Accounting are from the churches and non-for-profit organizations or those small businesses (having less than 200 employees) to medium-sized (500 to 1,500 employees) engaging in similar business in the industry of non-profit activities, mainly those engaging with the use of accounting and fund management. Just 4 years after it was founded Alight has manage to gather over 250 customers from different business segments.

Aplos Fund Accounting

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

starts at $29.50 per month

Aplos Fund Accounting is a web-based account management software. It is developed to help users to track. Make changes and have in-depth knowledge of the funds coming and out of an organization. This simple yet...

Categories: Non-Profit.

Alight Planning Enterprise

ITQlick rating
(3.9/5)

starts at $6,000 per license

Alight Planning Enterprise is an on-premise and cloud-based integrated enterprise resource planning solution that takes the budgeting and financial planning beyond spreadsheets. Alight Planning is a perfect veh...

Categories: Core Accounting, Budgeting & CPM, Business Intelligence.

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Aplos Fund Accounting: 0 Features

We are working to collect the list of features

Alight Planning Enterprise: 16 Features

Budgeting & Forecasting
Fund-Accounting
Ad-Hoc Analysis
Ad-Hoc Reporting
Automatic Scheduled Reporting
Customizable Dashboard
Customizable Features
Dashboarding
Forecasting & Budgeting
Graphic Benchmark
Issue Indicators
Multy Languages
Performance Measurements
Predictive-Analysis
Profit Analysis
Trend Indicators
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), 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)
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Aplos
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
90/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$29.50 per month
Functionality
3
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Alight
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
91/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$6,000 per license
Functionality
19
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Denali
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
93/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$99 per month
Functionality
16
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MoneyDesktop
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
4
MultiCHAX
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
7/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$99 per license
Functionality
5
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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.