Salient Review

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Last updated: Jul 21, 2020

Salient Review

ITQlick rating
(3.9/5)

Starting from $60 per license

Salient Software is a cloud-based performance management and business analytics software designed for midstream organizations. It features midstream KPIs, BI Accelerators and MLP reporting packages and more.

  • Categories :

    • Business Intelligence
    • Business performance management
    • Dashboards & KPIs

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 21, 2020

What is Salient Used For?

Salient Software is a cloud-based performance management and business analytics software designed for midstream organizations. It features midstream KPIs, BI Accelerators and MLP reporting packages and more. The user can view advanced visualizations and access real-time data.

The solution operations include pipeline operations, terminal operations, shippers, and terminal customer analysis and more. BI Accelerators are dashboards that have been pre-built as well as data warehouses that connect to the data systems to extract data in real-time.

BI strategy includes the offering timely, accurate and actionable information to the managers for informed decision-making. Dashboards offer the user the interactivity, drill-down details, data visualizations and drill-thru details and more. Designed by Salient Software Inc., the platform provides training is in-person and through documentation. Optional support offered at an annual fee.

Average Rating -

The rating of Salient is 3.9 stars out of 5. The rating is based on ITQlick expert review.

Typical Customers

The typical customers include the following business size: Small business, Medium business, Large business.

Competitors & Alternatives

The two main competitors of Salient Software include ClearStory Data and Dundas BI. ClearStory Data is a cloud-based business intelligence solution just as Salient. Salient is a product of Salient Software Inc. which was founded in 1997 and based in Houston TX whereas ClearStory Data is a product of ClearStory Data which began in 2013 and based in the United States.

ClearStory Data offers support during the business hours, and Salient doesn’t. Salient offers training via documentation and in-person and on the contrary ClearStory Data offers training via documentation, webinars, live-online and in-person.

Both Dundas BI and Salient are cloud-based business intelligence solution. Dundas BI is a product of Dundas Data visualization which was established in 1992 and based in Canada whereas Salient is a product of Salient Software Inc. which was founded in 1997 and based in Houston TX.

Salient doesn’ t offer support, but Dundas BI offers support online and during the business hours. Salient offers training via documentation and in-person and on the contrary DundasBI offers training via documentation, webinars, live-online and in-person.

Salient Pricing Information

The cost of license starting from $60 per license. The experts at ITQlick has reviewed Salient pricing and gave the software a total cost of ownership (TCO) rating of 3.8 out of 10. Custom price cost for your business is available upon request.

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Is it the right software for you?

Salient is ideal for midstream organizations nationwide. It caters to the business of all sizes including small, midsize and large enterprises. It caters to multiple industries such as energy, electrical & electronics, and oil and gas and more.

Salient Categories

Business Intelligence
Business performance management
Dashboards & KPIs

Specifications

Company:
Address: Houston, TX
Website:http://www.salientsoftware.com/
Customers: Small business, Medium business, Large business
Business Area: Cross Business Areas
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

Salient Features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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