SQL-RD Review - why 3.6 stars?

SQL-RD Review
ITQlick Score: 75/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.6/5)
Pricing: 6/10 - average cost
Category: Business Intelligence -> SQL-RD
Ranking:Ranked 179 out of 532 Business Intelligence systems
Company: ChristianSteven Software
Pricing: starts at $450 per user/year
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: SQL-RD pricing, SQL-RD alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Mar 26, 2022

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What is SQL-RD and its features?

SQL-RD is a web based business intelligence solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as ad-hoc analysis, predictive analysis, automatic scheduled reporting, and others. The software was designed and launched by Christian Steven Software LLC headquartered in North Carolina, United States.

What is SQL-RD rating?

The rating of SQL-RD is 3.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 75 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses SQL-RD?

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and a variety of types. Major industries where it can be used include retail and wholesale, automation and manufacturing, defense and automation, healthcare and hospitality, media and publishing, and others. Some notable clients of the software include NextGen Healthcare Information Systems, Herefordshire Housing Ltd, Barr Limited, and others.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, SQL-RD makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is SQL-RD cloud-based?

No, the software in not cloud based so you would need to install it locally and connect it directly to a server.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently SQL-RD can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is SQL-RD the best Business Intelligence system?

SQL-RD is ranked 179 out of 532 software in their category (Business Intelligence systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software automates core processing and tasks and eliminates the errors associated with manual processing. Customer satisfaction is increased through mass personalized distribution. The software also offers a variety of analytical capabilities such as ad-hoc analysis, issue indicators, OLAP analysis, predictive analysis, and trend indicators.

SQL-RD offers support for a variety of schedule types including single report schedules, package report schedules, automated schedules, dynamic schedules, data-driven schedules, and event-based schedules etc. Other important capabilities include automatic scheduled reporting, multiple scheduling frequencies, ad-hoc reporting, customizable dashboard, support for multiple output formats, event-based triggers, and others.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to SQL-RD: QlikView, SuiteAnalytics, Sisense, Birst, Balanced Scorecard, IBM Cognos Business Intelligence , Enterprise Edition, BioIntelli, SAP Predictive Analysis, SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of SQL-RD?

The cost of license starts at $450 per user/year. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can find here the REAL total cost breakdown for SQL-RD. You can also find here pricing information from SQL-RD's website.

What should you ask ChristianSteven Software during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with SQL-RD and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching SQL-RD in action.

List of categories

Business Intelligence
Employee Scheduling
Workflow Management

List of features

Customizable Dashboard
Customizable Features
Dashboarding

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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.