Cloudera Data Science Workbench (CDSW) makes secure, collaborative data science at scale a reality for the enterprise and accelerates the delivery of new data products. With CDSW, organizations can research and experiment faster, deploy models easily and with confidence, as well as rely on the wider Cloudera platform to reduce the risks and costs of data science projects. Access any data anywhere – from cloud object storage to data warehouses, CDSW provides connectivity not only to CDH but the systems your data science teams rely on for analysis.
KNIME is an open-source analytics software used for creating data science that is built on a GUI based workflow, eliminating the need to know code. The solution has an inherent modular workflow approach that documents and stores the analysis process in the same order it was conceived and implemented, while ensuring that intermediate results are always available. KNIME supports Windows, Linux, and Mac operating systems and is suitable for enterprises of all different sizes. With KNIME, you can perform functions ranging from basic I/O to data manipulations, transformations and data mining. It consolidates all the functions of the entire process into a single workflow. The solution covers all main data wrangling and machine learning techniques, and is based on visual programming.
KNIME has many valuable key features. Some of the most useful ones include:
There are many benefits to implementing KNIME. Some of the biggest advantages the solution offers include:
Reviews from Real Users
Below are some reviews and helpful feedback written by PeerSpot users currently using the KNIME solution.
Benedikt S., CEO at SMH - Schwaiger Management Holding GmbH, explains, “All of the features related to the ETL are fantastic. That includes the connectors to other programs, databases, and the meta node function. Technical support has been extremely responsive so far. The solution has a very strong and supportive community that shares information and helps each other troubleshoot. The solution is very stable. The initial setup is pretty simple and straightforward.”
Piotr Ś., Test Engineer at ProData Consult, says, “What I like the most is that it works almost out of the box with Random Forest and other Forest nodes.”
Cloudera Data Science Workbench is ranked 16th in Data Science Platforms while KNIME is ranked 4th in Data Science Platforms with 15 reviews. Cloudera Data Science Workbench is rated 0.0, while KNIME is rated 8.2. On the other hand, the top reviewer of KNIME writes "Allows you to easily tidy up your data, make lots of changes internally, and has good machine learning". Cloudera Data Science Workbench is most compared with Databricks, Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Studio, Anaconda, Amazon SageMaker and Alteryx, whereas KNIME is most compared with Alteryx, RapidMiner, Microsoft BI, Weka and SAS Enterprise Miner.
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