Tableau Desktop Vs SuiteAnalytics

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / May 08, 2021

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - Tableau Desktop or SuiteAnalytics?

SuiteAnalytics is more expensive to implement (TCO) than Tableau Desktop, SuiteAnalytics is rated higher (94/100) than Tableau Desktop (90/100). Tableau Desktop offers more features (13) to their users than SuiteAnalytics (8).

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 Tableau Software compares with NetSuite?

Tableau Software: Tableau Software provides easy-to-use software applications for fast analytics and visualization. Its products include Tableau Desktop and Tableau Server

NetSuite: NetSuite is the world's leading provider of cloud-based business management software. NetSuite helps companies manage core business processes with a single, fully integrated system covering ERP/financials, CRM, ecommerce, inventory and more.   More than 12,000 high-growth and midsized companies and divisions of large enterprises...

Who's more expensive? Tableau Desktop or SuiteAnalytics?

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 Tableau Desktop and SuiteAnalytics.

Tableau Desktop price starts at $70 per user/month , on a scale between 1 to 10 Tableau Desktop is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Business Intelligence software. SuiteAnalytics price starts at $499 per month , when comparing SuiteAnalytics to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Business Intelligence software cost.

Bottom line: Tableau Desktop cost is around the same cost of SuiteAnalytics.

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 Tableau Desktop Vs. SuiteAnalytics based on some of the most important and required Business Intelligence features. Tableau Desktop: this software is considered "feature-rich" with more than 10 important features, here is a partial list: Ad-Hoc Analysis, Ad-Hoc Reporting, Automatic Scheduled Reporting, Customizable Dashboard, Dashboarding, Forecasting & Budgeting, Graphic Benchmark, Issue Indicators. SuiteAnalytics: Inventory Optimization, Order Entry, Purchasing, Vendor Managed Inventory, Warehouse Management.

Target customer size

Tableau Desktop is best for small to medium sized businesses and enterprises. NetSuite Analytics is best for small to large business in the industries of retail, wholesale distribution, manufacturing, marketing, consumer products, customer service, department stores, E-Commerce, and industries in the non-profit department.

Tableau Desktop

ITQlick rating
(4/5)

starts at $70 per user/month

Tableau is a cloud-based integrated business intelligence and reporting solution designed for small, midsize and large businesses. The solution helps the user analyze the critical business data as well as gener...

Categories: Data Analysis Tools, Business Intelligence, Dashboards & KPIs, Data Warehousing.

SuiteAnalytics

ITQlick rating
(4.1/5)

starts at $499 per month

NetSuite Analytics is a software solution that provides clients with real time BI or business intelligence for analysis and reporting, enterprise planning, e-commerce, customer relationship management or CRM, a...

Categories: Inventory Management, Data Warehousing.

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Tableau Desktop: 13 Features

Ad-Hoc Analysis
Ad-Hoc Reporting
Automatic Scheduled Reporting
Customizable Dashboard
Dashboarding
Forecasting & Budgeting
Graphic Benchmark
Issue Indicators
Multy Languages
OLAP
Performance Measurements
Predictive-Analysis
Trend Indicators

SuiteAnalytics: 8 Features

Inventory Optimization
Order Entry
Purchasing
Vendor Managed Inventory
Warehouse Management
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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Tableau
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$70 per user/month
Functionality
20
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SuiteAnalytics
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$499 per month
Functionality
10
QlikView
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$1,395 per license
Functionality
15
Sisense
ITQlick rating
4.6/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
4/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
35
Birst
ITQlick rating
4/5
Score
92/100
Pricing
5.6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
43
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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.