IBM Cognos BI Vs Hindsite Software

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Jun 01, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - IBM Cognos BI or Hindsite Software?

IBM Cognos BI is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Hindsite Software, IBM Cognos BI is rated higher (92/100) than Hindsite Software (87/100). Both tools offer the same amount of features.

Looking for the right Business Intelligence 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 IBM compares with Hindsite Software Llc?

IBM: International Business Machines Corporation, or IBM, is an American corporation. IBM manufactures and markets computer hardware and software, and offers infrastructure, hosting and consulting services in areas ranging from mainframe computers to nanotechnology.

Hindsite Software Llc: For Service Businesses. By a Service Business. David Crary's irrigation business struggled with paper work orders and timesheet management, killing his growth. After 10 years of pulling out his hair, he decided to invest in a technology solution. It worked so well at solving his paperwork problems and growing his business, that he decided to sel...

Who's more expensive? IBM Cognos BI or Hindsite Software?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Business Intelligence 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 IBM Cognos BI and Hindsite Software.

IBM Cognos BI price starts at $75 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 IBM Cognos Business Intelligence is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Business Intelligence software. Hindsite Software price starts at $99.99 per month , when comparing Hindsite Software to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Business Intelligence software cost.

Bottom line: IBM Cognos BI is more expensive than Hindsite Software.

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 IBM Cognos BI Vs. Hindsite Software based on some of the most important and required Business Intelligence features. IBM Cognos BI: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support. Hindsite Software: Data Import/Export, Basic Reports, Online Customer Support.

Target customer size

IBM Cognos can be deployed for the business intelligence needs of any business regardless of size and type. HindSite is suitable for a wide range of industries including irrigation, security, equipment, contractors and sewer services.

IBM Cognos BI

ITQlick rating
(4.1/5)

starts at $75 per license

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence is a growing cloud-based BI software, it is designed to support medium and large size business. IBM Cognos Business Intelligence received a rating of 4.1 from ITQlick team. Th...

Categories: Data Analysis Tools, Business performance management, Dashboards & KPIs, Data mining.

Hindsite Software

ITQlick rating
(5/5)

starts at $99.99 per month

Hindsite Software is an on-premise field service software that helps its users monitor outdoor services and field services that would require people to work on. It automates the processes of monitoring the fiel...

Categories: Query and Report Writer, Billing & Invoicing, Operations.

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IBM Cognos BI: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

Hindsite Software: 3 Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support
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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IBM
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
7.6/10
License pricing
$75 per license
Functionality
23
Review
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Hindsite
ITQlick rating
5/5
Score
87/100
Pricing
3.4/10
License pricing
$99.99 per month
Functionality
6
QlikView
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$1,395 per license
Functionality
15
SuiteAnalytics
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$499 per month
Functionality
10
Sisense
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
35
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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.