Compare Looker vs Periscope Data

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comparison of Looker vs. Periscope Data
based on data from user reviews. Looker rates 4.4/5 stars with 361 reviews. Periscope Data rates 4.5/5 stars with 62 reviews. Each product's score is calculated by real-time data from verified user reviews.

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Ratings

Meets Requirements
Meets Requirements
8.6
8.9
Ease of Use
Ease of Use
8.0
8.8
Ease of Setup
Ease of Setup
7.8
8.1
Ease of Admin
Ease of Admin
8.5
8.1
Quality of Support
Quality of Support
9.2
9.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Ease of Doing Business With
9.2
9.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Product Direction (% positive)
8.7
8.2
Meets Requirements
Looker
8.6
Periscope Data
8.9
Ease of Use
Looker
8.0
Periscope Data
8.8
Ease of Setup
Looker
7.8
Periscope Data
8.1
Ease of Admin
Looker
8.5
Periscope Data
8.1
Quality of Support
Looker
9.2
Periscope Data
9.2
Ease of Doing Business With
Looker
9.2
Periscope Data
9.3
Product Direction (% positive)
Looker
8.7
Periscope Data
8.2

Features

Reports
Reports Interface
Looker
8.6
Periscope Data
8.9
Steps to Answer
Looker
8.1
Periscope Data
8.3
Graphs and Charts
Looker
7.8
Periscope Data
9.0
Score Cards
Looker
7.6
Periscope Data
8.6
Dashboards
Looker
8.5
Periscope Data
9.1
Self Service
Calculated Fields
Looker
8.3
Periscope Data
9.0
Data Column Filtering
Looker
8.8
Periscope Data
8.7
Data Discovery
Looker
8.6
Periscope Data
8.4
Search
Looker
7.8
Periscope Data
8.0
Collaboration / Workflow
Looker
7.8
Periscope Data
8.5
Automodeling
Looker
7.3
Periscope Data
Not enough data available
Advanced Analytics
Predictive Analytics
Looker
6.9
Periscope Data
7.5
Data Visualization
Looker
8.1
Periscope Data
9.2
Big Data Services
Looker
7.8
Periscope Data
8.3
Building Reports
Data Transformation
Looker
8.5
Periscope Data
8.3
Data Modeling
Looker
8.8
Periscope Data
8.5
WYSIWYG Report Design
Looker
8.5
Periscope Data
Not enough data available
Integration APIs
Looker
8.1
Periscope Data
7.7
Platform
Mobile User Support
Looker
6.9
Periscope Data
Not enough data available
Customization
Looker
7.9
Periscope Data
8.2
User, Role, and Access Management
Looker
8.1
Periscope Data
8.5
Internationalization
Looker
7.9
Periscope Data
Not enough data available
Sandbox / Test Environments
Looker
8.0
Periscope Data
7.5
Performance and Reliability
Looker
8.5
Periscope Data
8.1
Breadth of Partner Applications
Looker
7.7
Periscope Data
7.3

Reviewers' Company Size

Small-Business (50 or fewer emp.)
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
15.3%
16.1%
Mid-Market (51-1000 emp.)
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
70.6%
66.1%
Enterprise (> 1000 emp.)
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
14.2%
17.7%
Looker
Small-Business
15.3%
Mid-Market
70.6%
Enterprise
14.2%
Periscope Data
Small-Business
16.1%
Mid-Market
66.1%
Enterprise
17.7%

Reviewers' Industry

 
Internet
16.4%
Internet
24.2%
 
Computer Software
13.9%
Financial Services
9.7%
 
Information Technology and Services
9.2%
Consumer Services
8.1%
 
Marketing and Advertising
7.5%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
 
Financial Services
5.0%
Hospitality
6.5%
 
Other
48.1%
Other
45.2%
Looker
Internet
16.4%
Computer Software
13.9%
Information Technology and Services
9.2%
Marketing and Advertising
7.5%
Financial Services
5.0%
Other
48.1%
Periscope Data
Internet
24.2%
Financial Services
9.7%
Consumer Services
8.1%
Marketing and Advertising
6.5%
Hospitality
6.5%
Other
45.2%

Reviews

Most Helpful Favorable Review
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Alan C.
Administrator in Staffing and Recruiting

So many things are done right: - The simplicity of creating a meta schema using lookml, the learning curve is lightning fast - The flexibility of the system, making data available to inter customer has never been so easy - The support team is really...

Jeff D.
User in Internet

Does just what it says it does. Type SQL. Get Charts. I love that the pricing is by the row and not by the user. This makes it possible to roll this out for our entire organization.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Most Helpful Critical Review
User

Looker forces a company into two streams of thought: an analyst first culture and essentially married to Looker. Looker really thrives at young or small companies with no centralized reporting or analytics/data science teams. For the few people who know...

User in Computer Software

Data isn't always the most accurate and up to date.

 
Looker
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Alan C.
Administrator in Staffing and Recruiting

So many things are done right: - The simplicity of creating a meta schema using lookml, the learning curve is lightning fast - The flexibility of the system, making data available to inter customer has never been so easy - The support team is really...

Most Helpful Critical Review
User

Looker forces a company into two streams of thought: an analyst first culture and essentially married to Looker. Looker really thrives at young or small companies with no centralized reporting or analytics/data science teams. For the few people who know...

Periscope Data
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Jeff D.
User in Internet

Does just what it says it does. Type SQL. Get Charts. I love that the pricing is by the row and not by the user. This makes it possible to roll this out for our entire organization.

Most Helpful Critical Review
User in Computer Software

Data isn't always the most accurate and up to date.

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Videos

 

See the simple process of connecting your database to Looker and gaining insights to your data with Anika Kuesters Smith - Smith of Looker. With Looker's modeling language, LookML, your business logic is easily repeatable and reusable, allowing your analysts to better leverage the data and save time from writing SQL queries. Easily visualize your data sets and create dashboards, connecting your organization's teams to better collaborate and gain insight.

In this demo you'll learn about:

- Connecting your data to Looker
- Building out your data model
- Creating and sharing dashboards
- Generating and scheduling reports for various departments

Looker

See the simple process of connecting your database to Looker and gaining insights to your data with Anika Kuesters Smith - Smith of Looker. With Looker's modeling language, LookML, your business logic is easily repeatable and reusable, allowing your analysts to better leverage the data and save time from writing SQL queries. Easily visualize your data sets and create dashboards, connecting your organization's teams to better collaborate and gain insight.

In this demo you'll learn about:

- Connecting your data to Looker
- Building out your data model
- Creating and sharing dashboards
- Generating and scheduling reports for various departments

Periscope Data
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