TIBCO Spotfire S+ - Top 13 Alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Aug 16, 2021

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The main competitors for Tibco Spotfire S+ are Angoss and IBM SPSS.

Angoss provides a number of statistical solutions focused on predictive analysis to help in business decision making. There is Knowledge Seeker which utilizes data mining to build decision & strategy trees to support business objectives. This is integrated with Knowledge Studio which provides advanced predictive modeling tools to deliver scorecards for analysis. Additionally Knowledge Reader supports this analysis with tools for comparison, trend & association discovery to better predict future business outcomes.

Tibco Spotfire S+ however provides a visual programming language to develop analytic applications focused on specific customer requirements. It includes a large repository of statistical tools which can be incorporated into variable models and combined with a graphical display. Additionally these analytic applications can be developed & deployed quickly unlike traditional applications, and draw information from multiple sources for its predictive analysis.

IBM SPSS on the other hand while not having a programming platform breaks down predictive analytics into separate functional products. These include data collection, statistical analysis & modeling, and information insights which are statistically significant to yield predictive analysis. Based on this there is a decision making tool that translates these predictions into concrete actions which can be recommended for implementation organization wide.

Tibco Spotfire S+ however has an API in its Server module to integrate with other applications and so feed predictions which can be converted to business actions or strategic goals. Additionally its Miner module is responsible for in depth data mining which can support the predictive analysis methods using assigned workflows.

2021's Top TIBCO Spotfire S+ Alternatives

Here are the top 4 alternatives to TIBCO Spotfire S+ that are worth checking out: QlikView for SMBs, SuiteAnalytics for large size business, SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse for growing companies, and Helical Insight for startups and SMBs.

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TIBCO
ITQlick rating
4.4/5
Score
81/100
Pricing
3.2/10
License pricing
$650 per user/year
Functionality
18
Review
Best for SMBs
QlikView
ITQlick rating
4.3/5
Score
95/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$1,395 per license
Functionality
15
Best for Enterprise
SuiteAnalytics
ITQlick rating
4.1/5
Score
94/100
Pricing
3/10
License pricing
$499 per month
Functionality
10
Growing
SAP
ITQlick rating
3.3/5
Score
91/100
Pricing
3.6/10
License pricing
Pricing not available
Functionality
5
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Free version
Helical
ITQlick rating
4.7/5
Score
85/100
Pricing
5.2/10
License pricing
Has a free version
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1. QlikView - Best for SMBs

QlikView is an alternative Business Intelligence software, QlikView installed on-premises or used cloud based, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. QlikView, with a pricing score of 3 is considered less expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

QlikView is rated 4.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (QlikView offers 15 main features). compare head to head: QlikView Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

2. SuiteAnalytics - Best for Large Business

SuiteAnalytics is an alternative Business Intelligence software, SuiteAnalytics installed on-premises or used cloud based, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. SuiteAnalytics, with a pricing score of 3 is considered less expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

SuiteAnalytics is rated 4.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (SuiteAnalytics offers 10 main features). compare head to head: SuiteAnalytics Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

3. SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse - Best for Growing Companies

SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is an alternative Business Intelligence software, SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse installed on-premises, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, with a pricing score of 3.6 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse is rated 3.3 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (SAP offers 5 main features). compare head to head: SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

4. Helical Insight - Best for NO Budget or Start up Companies

Helical Insight is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Helical Insight installed on-premises or used cloud based, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Helical Insight, with a pricing score of 5.2 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Helical Insight is rated 4.7 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Helical offers 11 main features). compare head to head: Helical Insight Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

5. Sisense

Sisense is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Sisense installed on-premises or used cloud based, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Sisense, with a pricing score of 4 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Sisense is rated 4.6 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Sisense offers 35 main features). compare head to head: Sisense Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

6. Birst

Birst is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Birst installed on-premises or used cloud based, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Birst, with a pricing score of 5.6 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Birst is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Birst offers 43 main features). compare head to head: Birst Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

7. Balanced Scorecard

Balanced Scorecard is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Balanced Scorecard used on the cloud, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Balanced Scorecard, with a pricing score of 8 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Balanced Scorecard is rated 4.5 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Balanced offers 16 main features). compare head to head: Balanced Scorecard Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

8. IBM Cognos Business Intelligence

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence is an alternative Business Intelligence software, IBM Cognos Business Intelligence installed on-premises, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. IBM Cognos Business Intelligence , with a pricing score of 7.6 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

IBM Cognos Business Intelligence is rated 4.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (IBM offers 23 main features). compare head to head: IBM Cognos Business Intelligence Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

9. Enterprise Edition

Enterprise Edition is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Enterprise Edition installed on-premises, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Enterprise Edition, with a pricing score of 5.8 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Enterprise Edition is rated 4.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Enterprise offers 5 main features). compare head to head: Enterprise Edition Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

10. BioIntelli

BioIntelli is an alternative Business Intelligence software, BioIntelli used on the cloud, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. BioIntelli, with a pricing score of 5 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

BioIntelli is rated 3.1 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (BioIntelli offers 3 main features). compare head to head: BioIntelli Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

11. SAP Predictive Analysis

SAP Predictive Analysis is an alternative Business Intelligence software, SAP Predictive Analysis used on the cloud, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. SAP Predictive Analysis, with a pricing score of 5 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

SAP Predictive Analysis is rated 4.8 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (SAP offers 4 main features). compare head to head: SAP Predictive Analysis Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

12. Entrinsik Informer

Entrinsik Informer is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Entrinsik Informer used on the cloud, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Entrinsik Informer, with a pricing score of 3.6 is considered more expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Entrinsik Informer is rated 3.2 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Entrinsik offers 3 main features). compare head to head: Entrinsik Informer Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

13. Tableau Desktop

Tableau Desktop is an alternative Business Intelligence software, Tableau Desktop installed on-premises, TIBCO Spotfire S+ can be used on-premises and on the cloud. Tableau Desktop, with a pricing score of 3 is considered less expensive to implement than TIBCO Spotfire S+ with a score of 3.2.

Tableau Desktop is rated 4 stars by ITQlick experts, both software products offer a good range of features (Tableau offers 20 main features). compare head to head: Tableau Desktop Vs TIBCO Spotfire S+

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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.