Top 5 Looker Alternatives & Competitors


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Looker is a feature-rich business intelligence platform that offers many features. However, if it doesn’t meet your requirements or fit your budget then here are the top 5 Looker alternatives and competitors you can try.

 

Top 5 Looker Alternatives & Competitors

 

Ubiq BI

Ubiq is one of the most popular Looker alternatives that allows you to connect to multiple data sources, analyze data visually, build interactive reports & dashboards, and share them with others.

It features drag & drop chart creator, SQL editor, dashboards, reporting, dynamic filters, calculated variables, formula variables, scheduled email reports, exporting. It works well on all desktops, web browsers and mobile devices.

Ubiq is suitable for SMBs as well as large enterprises. Its paid plans start from $29/month.

 

Power BI

Power BI is one of the most popular Looker alternatives that allows you to connect to many data sources including files, databases, spreadsheets, cloud services.

It is available as desktop software, on-premise server, cloud service and mobile app. Its paid plans start from $9.99/user/month.

Power BI is suitable for SMBs as well as large enterprises. Here’s our in-depth Power BI review – its pricing, features, benefits, pros and cons.

 

Microstrategy

Microstrategy is a popular business intelligence platform used by many Fortune 500 companies. It supports many data sources and offers advanced analytics tools.

However, it has a steep learning curve and requires IT assistance for installation, deployment and ongoing usage. So it is suitable for large businesses who can afford to hire & train IT professionals to use their tools.

Its pricing is available by quote only. Here’s our in-depth Microstrategy review – its pricing, features, benefits, pros and cons.

 

Qlik

Qlik is a full-fledged business intelligence platform that features data preparation, visualization, analysis, reporting, dashboards, embedded analytics.

It is available as on-premise server as well as cloud service. Qlik works well on all desktops, web browsers and mobile devices.

Its pricing is available by quote only. Here’s our in-depth Qlik review – its pricing, features, benefits, pros and cons.

 

Tableau

Tableau is a data visualization software that allows you to easily slice & dice large volumes of data visually, and build views & dashboards to share them.

It supports many data sources and offers many filters. However, it focuses more on data visualization and less on reporting. So it lacks features like scheduled email reports, collaboration and sharing.

Its paid plans start from $70/user/month. It is suitable for data scientists and analysts in large businesses.

Here’s our in-depth Tableau review – its pricing, features, benefits, pros and cons.

 

Conclusion

Looker is a feature-rich business intelligence platform. However, if it doesn’t meet your requirements or fit your budget then you can try the above-mentioned Looker alternatives and competitors.

If you are looking for an easy to use, powerful and affordable business intelligence and reporting tool, you can try Ubiq.

About Sreeram Sreenivasan

Sreeram Sreenivasan is the Founder of Ubiq, a business dashboard & reporting platform for small & medium businesses. Ubiq makes it easy to build business dashboards & reports for your business. Try it for free today!