QlikView Vs Hadoop HDFS (May 2021)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 21, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - QlikView or Hadoop HDFS?

Hadoop HDFS is more expensive to implement (TCO) than QlikView, QlikView is rated higher (95/100) than Hadoop HDFS (89/100). QlikView offers more features (5) to their users than Hadoop HDFS (0). There is a clear winner in this case and it is QlikView!

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 QlikTech compares with Apache Hadoop?

QlikTech: QlikTech is a software company based in Radnor, Pennsylvania. QlikTech is the provider of QlikView, a Business Intelligence (BI) software, which combines the features of dynamic presentations, instantaneous data manipulation, and real-time data analysis.

Apache Hadoop: The Apache™ Hadoop® project develops open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing. The Apache Hadoop software library is a framework that allows for the distributed processing of large data sets across clusters of computers using simple programming models. It is designed to scale up from single servers to thousands of mach...

Who's more expensive? QlikView or Hadoop HDFS?

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 QlikView and Hadoop HDFS.

QlikView price starts at $30 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 QlikView is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Business Intelligence software. Hadoop HDFS price starts at $1,000 per license , when comparing Hadoop HDFS to their competitors, the software is rated 6 - similar to the average Business Intelligence software cost.

Bottom line:Hadoop HDFS is more expensive than QlikView.

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 QlikView Vs. Hadoop HDFS based on some of the most important and required Business Intelligence features. QlikView: Ad-Hoc Analysis, Ad-Hoc Reporting, Customizable Dashboard, Dashboarding, OLAP. Hadoop HDFS: We are still working to collect the list of features for Hadoop HDFS.

Target customer size

Since QlikView has the ability to handle unlimited users, it can be used by different businesses of varied sizes. and Hadoop HDFS's target customer size include: SMBs.

QlikView

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

starts at $30 per user/month

QlikView is cloud-based data management & analytics system that is built to help users transform their entire business. The software offers four integrated modules namely; BI & Analytics platform, Embedded Anal...

Categories: BI & Analytics, Data Analysis Tools, Business Intelligence, Cloud BI.

Hadoop HDFS

ITQlick rating
(3/5)

starts at $1,000 per license

Hadoop HDFS is a business intelligence software that assists companies in sharing large files across various computing systems.

Categories: BI & Analytics, Business Intelligence.

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QlikView: 5 Features

Ad-Hoc Analysis
Ad-Hoc Reporting
Customizable Dashboard
Dashboarding
OLAP

Hadoop HDFS: 0 Features

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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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4.3/5
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95/100
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3/10
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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.