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Find out what your peers are saying about RSA Archer vs. Workiva Wdesk and other solutions. Updated: January 2022.
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  • "The price of RSA Archer is good. The price isn't too high considering it is a leading tool in the market."
  • "As I am a developer and responsible for providing production support, I do not have personal knowledge of the pricing. However, my colleagues claim that it is very expensive in comparison with other tools."
  • "It is not expensive. It is reasonable. We only pay for the licensing."
  • "I am not 100% familiar with that, especially with their new model. I just know that the way they've licensed per user to scale is good."
  • "The solution's price should be reduced. You only have to pay the license and there are no additional fees."
  • "At the higher end of the price scale, but provides better, more accessible functionality and customization than cheaper products."
  • "Fairly highly-priced, especially for smaller companies."
  • "RSA Archer's price is justifiable and not as expensive, compared to ServiceNow. I have heard that the licensing for ServiceNow is much more expensive. I'm unaware whether there are any additional costs after licensing fees."
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    Clear use with the NIST compliance framework, Archer IRM 6.9.sp3.p2, use of pre-processing out of Archer and now integration with agnostic tools.  FOSS or premium brands - all depends on your supply… more »
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    This solution helped us with the centralization of our governance data, so we could house all of our controls in one place. We could use that central repository of all our controls to build our risk… more »
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    Archer could be improved by having more customization. I'm not sure if the backend processes have API calls and those kinds of seamless integrations, but from the front, some of the solutions are very… more »
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    Archer
    Wdesk
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    Overview
    Archer adapt enterprise governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) products to your requirements, build applications, and integrate with other systems, control the audit lifecycle to enable improved governance of audit-related activities, data, and processes, reduce the risk of IT and business disruption, harmful operational events, and significant business crises and build an efficient, collaborative governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) program across IT, finance, operations, and legal.

    Wdesk is used across the enterprise to support hundreds of data collaboration, reporting, and compliance processes. Use Wdesk to:

    • Optimize your structured and composite reports
    • Improve trust in your data, reports, and presentations
    • Transform processes to enable insight
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    Sample Customers
    T-Systems, Bridge Point, Equifax, First Data, Global Imaging Company, Manulife Financial
    Noodles Company, eBay, Winnebago, American Assets Trust, AmericanEnterprise, Calpian, Capstone Infrastructure, Cascades, Circor International, Coeur Mining, Davey, Dr Pepper Snapple
    Top Industries
    REVIEWERS
    Financial Services Firm43%
    Insurance Company14%
    Energy/Utilities Company14%
    Retailer14%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company26%
    Financial Services Firm13%
    Comms Service Provider10%
    Government7%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company24%
    Financial Services Firm15%
    Comms Service Provider12%
    Insurance Company8%
    Company Size
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    Small Business24%
    Midsize Enterprise7%
    Large Enterprise69%
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    RSA Archer is ranked 1st in GRC with 27 reviews while Workiva Wdesk is ranked 11th in GRC. RSA Archer is rated 8.0, while Workiva Wdesk is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of RSA Archer writes "Configure security applications easily while retaining the capability to customize with and without coding". On the other hand, RSA Archer is most compared with OneTrust GRC, IBM OpenPages, MetricStream, Telos Xacta IA Manager and ZenGRC, whereas Workiva Wdesk is most compared with Oracle Hyperion, SAP Business Planning and Consolidation, Galvanize HighBond, Anaplan and SAP BusinessObjects GRC.

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