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"The setup costs for QlikView are fair as are the yearly maintenance fees. The licensing becomes a bit more expensive and requires some planning for onboarding."

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Comparison Review
Guillermo (Bill) Cabiro
I do use both Tableau and QlikView. Although very different, I really like both solutions. They belong to the new BI generation known as Interactive Visual Analytics. In my opinion, QlikView has a more intuitive interface for regular users or executives that are not technical experts but the development side is a little more complex. Up to version 12 QlikView did not provide drag & drop features. If a user wanted to see something not included in the application the new object had to be created by a power user or developer because Qlikview's scripting has somewhat of a learning curve. On the positive side, QlikView's scripting is a great asset as it functions as an ETL allowing the integration of hundreds of different data sources into the same visual app. Another feature that’s extremely useful is Qlik’s proprietary Associative Model that allows the users to visualize data relationships that exist as well as those that do not. Tableau on the other hand is a lot easier to use for developers, analysts or power users who need to connect, manipulate and visualize data rather quickly. While this makes Tableau a better fit for the more analytical crowd, it may not be as appealing or intuitive to the regular or casual business users as QlikView is. Tableau has full pivot, drag & drop and drill down capabilities that are great for developers or power users. They can rotate measures and dimensions and graph them instantly using visualization best practices as suggested by… Read more »
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out of 23 in Embedded BI Tools
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8.0
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out of 23 in Embedded BI Tools
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Overview

QlikView is a Business Intelligence tool that allows you to keep tabs on all of your business-related information in a clean, clear, and easy to access database that is intuitive to build and simple to navigate. It is ideal for business owners who wish to improve overall output by creating the most productive system possible.

ThoughtSpot is disrupting the BI industry with search-driven analytics for the enterprise. ThoughtSpot's Relational Search technology lets business people analyze company data in seconds and helps BI & Analytics teams cut their reporting backlogs by over 90%. ThoughtSpot connects with data from on-premise and cloud data sources and is designed for enterprise-scale, security, and governance - all while deploying 85% faster than legacy technologies. ThoughtSpot has built the world's most advanced, yet easy-to-use number-crunching machine with a singular mission - to deliver access to data at "human scale. The company's founding team has previously built market-defining search and analytics technologies at Google, Amazon, Oracle and Microsoft

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Sample Customers
Canon, Gatorade, Amcor, Panasonic, Fila, Cambridge University Hospitals, Global Retail Bank, North Yorkshire Police department, Lanoo Group Publishers, and AonGroep Nederland.
Primary Capital Mortgage, Sterling Backcheck, RichRelevance, Rambus, Batteries Plus Bulbs
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm17%
Manufacturing Company13%
Insurance Company5%
Consumer Goods Company5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider13%
Financial Services Firm8%
Insurance Company7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider15%
Financial Services Firm14%
Insurance Company8%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business36%
Midsize Enterprise21%
Large Enterprise43%
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552,305 professionals have used our research since 2012.

QlikView is ranked 2nd in Embedded BI Tools with 5 reviews while ThoughtSpot is ranked 8th in Embedded BI Tools. QlikView is rated 8.0, while ThoughtSpot is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of QlikView writes "Provides good functionality and a range of reporting to customers". On the other hand, QlikView is most compared with Tableau, Qlik Sense, Microsoft BI, Alteryx and Splunk, whereas ThoughtSpot is most compared with Tableau, Microsoft BI, Looker, Amazon QuickSight and Google Data Studio.

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