SAS BI - Top 2 Alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 26, 2021

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Birst and BIME are the competitors of SAP Business Intelligence. Birst comes with integrated BI platform full reporting engine, mobile BI and data warehouse features. However, the interface of this software works slowly sometimes.

BIME is another popular BI solution with interactive data visualization, element comparing, BIME calculation engine, Deep Dive and QueryBlender features. However, they don’t offer on-premise deployment option for users.

2021's Top SAS BI Alternatives

Here are the top 4 alternatives to SAS BI that are worth checking out: SPSS for SMBs, Qlik Sense for large size business,

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100 score, based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing pricing Score is a 1 to 10 score, 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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SAS
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
75/100
Pricing
5.4/10
License pricing
$8,000 per year
Functionality
4
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Best for SMBs
SPSS
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
90/100
Pricing
6.2/10
License pricing
$99 per license
Functionality
5
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Best for Enterprise
Qlik
ITQlick rating
4.5/5
Score
87/100
Pricing
3.4/10
License pricing
$30 per user/month
Functionality
16
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1. SPSS - Best for SMBs

SPSS is an alternative Predictive analytics software, SPSS installed on-premises or used cloud based, SAS Business Intelligence can be used on-premises and on the cloud. SPSS, with a pricing score of 6.2 is considered more expensive to implement than SAS Business Intelligence with a score of 5.4.

SPSS is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (SPSS offers 5 main features). compare head to head: SPSS Vs SAS Business Intelligence

2. Qlik Sense - Best for Large Business

Qlik Sense is an alternative Predictive analytics software, Qlik Sense installed on-premises or used cloud based, SAS Business Intelligence can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Qlik Sense, with a pricing score of 3.4 is considered less expensive to implement than SAS Business Intelligence with a score of 5.4.

Qlik Sense is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Qlik offers 16 main features). compare head to head: Qlik Sense Vs SAS Business Intelligence

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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.