Sisense BI Reporting Tool

Sisense BI Reporting Tool by Sisense

Sisense provides a fully functional BI reporting tool that delivers everything you need to create and understand reports quickly and easily, with minimal IT involvement. With easy to use drag-and-drop capabilities, even non-technical users can use Sisense Business Intelligence Software to join all their data sources into a single repository, and build insightful reports with beautiful visualizations. 
Cost of Ownership

Typical cost structure for Sisense Pulse:

License/Subscription Cost
  • Annual license cost is based on tiers depending on the number of users
  • Sisense also provides flexible pricing model – Quote-based which is based on the size and type of organization
Maintenance Cost No additional costs for training or to maintain the software
Installation/Implementation Cost The solution can be implemented in a short span of time as there are no additional hardware or servers to set up
Customization Cost Will vary depending on the modules selected and the level of customization required
Data Migration Cost/Change Management/Upfront Switching Cost Dependent on your current software, amount of data to be migrated, availability of migration tools, complexity of data and gaps between the existing system and the new system
Training Cost There are no additional costs for training or to maintain the software
Recurring/Renewal Costs Renewal cost is equivalent to the fees paid annually
Pricing Details
Product Name Description Price/Details
Subscription Cost
  • Pulse Notifications
  • Smart Alerting
  • Pulse-Feed
  • Pulse Page
  • Smart Workflows
Pricing information available on request
Deployment Options What options are available for product deployment? Cloud-based/SaaS & On-Premise options
Pricing Model What is the pricing model?
  • License-based (annual subscription)
  • Quote-based
Minimum Commitment Is there a minimum monthly or yearly commitment required for purchase? Minimum yearly commitment is required for purchase
Custom Quote Is there an option of requesting custom quote? Available
Free Trial Does the vendor provide a free trial option? Yes
Product Limitations

Some of the product limitations include:

  • Does not support predictive modeling and analysis
  • Dashboards do not support advanced visualizations such as 3D graphics
  • UI of the mobile app is not user friendly
  • Does not work well with complex and huge data sets
  • Does not offer scheduled reports that can be sent via email so that users can consume reports outside of the online dashboard

QlikSense: Starting at $20/user/month

Microsoft Power BI: Starting at $9.99/user/month

Tableau Big Data Analytics: Starting at $35/user/month


  • Codeless reporting – Non-technical users can easily create new reports using an intuitive drag-and-drop interface, with no coding or assistance from IT

  • Rich, interactive display – Wide variety of tables, charts, graphs and other visual tools can be configured and linked to source data to generate interactive data visualizations

  • Share reports via a web browser – Interactive reports can be quickly shared through a web browser or any mobile device. No installation of plug-ins required (even flash)

  • Unify disparate data sources – Use data from multiple sources in a single report, including data from Excel, text/CSV files, any database (SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL), and Google platforms

  • Centralized data management – Maintain a single version of business data to ensure every person in the organization sees the same figures

  • Automatic and manual data refresh – Reports can be refreshed manually or automatically at pre-defined intervals

  • Fast query response – Query response is in seconds, even when dealing with huge amounts of data or working off commodity hardware