Dash Enterprise for Python vs Common BI Software

Analytics Capabilities Evaluated by Customers

💸 Drastically reduce costs by migrating legacy BI (licensed per seat) to Dash Enterprise's modern,
open-core, pricing model (UNLIMITED end users).
🤛 Analytic apps beat Dashboards!
🔮 Dash apps for Python & R models beat point & click, closed-source, mystery software!

Data Product DeliveryDeployment & DevOpsEase of UseDesignData Science IntegrationSecuritySupport
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App Manager✔️✔️
Supports Kubernetes Scaling✔️
Automated Delivery of Reports✔️✔️✔️
Interactive Reports and Triggered Alerts Based on Thresholds✔️
Self Service Alerting Configuration✔️✔️
Elegant, Immediately-Consumable Data Analysis✔️✔️✔️✔️
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Self Service Data Pipeline✔️✔️
Self Service Deployment✔️
Jobs Queueing✔️
Embeddable Apps with Private Data✔️✔️✔️✔️
Dev, UAT, Production Envs Included✔️✔️
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Licensed for Creators Only✔️
Python Native✔️✔️
Works with All Operating Systems✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️
Works in Cloud Environments✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️
Dash EnterpriseDash Open SourceTableau PublicTableauPower BIEinstein Analytics
Intuitive Developer Interface✔️
Intuitive End-User Interface✔️✔️✔️✔️
Broad Spectrum Visualization/Graphics✔️✔️
Snappy UI/UX✔️✔️
Advanced Plotting Capabilities✔️✔️
Dashboard Design GUI Included✔️
Drag and Drop Design✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️
Advanced Customization Capabilities✔️✔️✔️
Highly Responsive Reports✔️✔️
Interactive Digital Reports✔️✔️✔️✔️
Ability to Print Pixel-Perfect Reports✔️✔️
Dash EnterpriseDash Open SourceTableau PublicTableauPower BIEinstein Analytics
AI/ML Ready-to-Use Templates✔️✔️
Integrates with Python Data Frames✔️✔️
Supports GPU Acceleration✔️✔️
Supports Big Data Applications with User-Friendly Response Time✔️✔️
Supports Python, R, and Julia✔️✔️
Integrates with Jupyter Notebooks✔️✔️✔️
Supports Vaex✔️
Supports Dask✔️
Supports Datashader✔️
Supports Snowflake✔️✔️
Supports Rapids✔️
Integrates with Salesforce✔️✔️✔️✔️
Integrates with Databricks✔️✔️✔️
Geospatial Mapping✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️
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SSO Authentication✔️✔️✔️✔️
Keeps Data in Its Native Location✔️✔️✔️
Secure Web Server✔️✔️✔️✔️
Open Source Code Base✔️✔️
Simple, Robust Authentication Mechanisms and Management✔️✔️
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Support Included in License✔️✔️✔️
Training Included in License✔️✔️

"I would view Plotly as the functional leader in the space rather than just an alternative to Tableau, PowerBI, and other traditional BI tools.

George Havranek Principal, MerrillMount Consulting