Appian BPM Vs ELMA (Sep 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Sep 05, 2020

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Appian BPM

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $90 per user/month

Appian BPM is a business process management solutionthat can help users to manage work automations, business processes and social collaboration across the enterprise for customers, employees and systems. The so...

Categories: Business Process, Transportation management.

ELMA

ITQlick rating
(4.4/5)

ELMA is an award-winning cloud-based Business performance management software, it is designed to support medium and large size business. ELMA received a rating of 4.4 from ITQlick team. The software cost is con...

Categories: Business performance management.

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Appian BPM: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

ELMA: 0 Features

We are working to collect the information

Bottom Line: Which is Better - Appian BPM or ELMA?

ELMA is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than Appian BPM, Appian BPM is rated higher (80/100) than ELMA (62/100). Appian BPM offers more features (3) to their users than ELMA (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is Appian BPM!

Looking for the right Business performance management 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 Appian compares with ELMA EUROPE SARL?

Appian : Appian Corporation is a provider of Business Process Management software. According to  Gartner, Appian is a leader in Business Process Management Suites and as of 2010 was one of the six fastest-growing vendors in the world-wide Application Infrastructure and Middleware Software market.

ELMA EUROPE SARL: ELMA EUROPE Sarl is an international branch of the Russian software development company. We provide our customers with the professional BPM, ECM, CRM and project management software.

Who's more expensive? Appian BPM or ELMA?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Business performance management 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 Appian BPM and ELMA.

Appian BPM price starts at $90 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Appian BPM is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Business performance management software. ELMA accurate pricing info is available upon request (they don't share it publicly), however , on a scale between 1 to 10 Appian BPM is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Business performance management software.

Bottom line:ELMA is more expensive than Appian BPM.

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 Appian BPM Vs. ELMA based on some of the most important and required Business performance management features. Appian BPM: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. ELMA: We are still working to collect the list of features for ELMA.

Target customer size

Appian BPM is perfect for companies of all shapes and sizes: starting from small business to large and multinational enterprises. and ELMA's target customer size include: Medium and large size businesses.

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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Appian
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
80/100
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)
$90 per user/month
Functionality
5
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ELMA
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
62/100
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
6.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
3
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Oracle
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
4.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$9,995 per license
Functionality
14
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Anaplan
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
89/100
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
5.6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Functionality
24
Budget
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
87/100
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
6.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$10,000 per year
Functionality
29
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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.