"Data Studio integrates seamlessly with other Google products, and we can use it with other APIs if we like."
"The stability of Looker has been good since I have been using it. However, it depends on what components are being used."
"From a developer's perspective, the way the functionality's being handled is great."
"When you physically install a product on one machine instead of the cloud, you have a better visibility, best icon quality, etc.. It's more of an issue with how we are adapting to the transition. We are still in the early moments of using this tool, and we need to go deeper to discover some improvements."
"It needs to be more user-friendly."
Google Data Studio (beta) turns your data into informative dashboards and reports that are easy to read, easy to share, and fully customizable. Dashboarding allows you to tell great data stories to support better business decisions.
Looker is a data platform that brings data and business teams together by making it easy for everyone to explore and understand the data that drives business.
Google Data Studio is ranked 10th in Reporting Tools with 1 review while Looker is ranked 3rd in Embedded BI Tools with 2 reviews. Google Data Studio is rated 8.0, while Looker is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Google Data Studio writes "The cloud environment makes it easier to use large volumes of data and collaborate with coworkers". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Looker writes "Easy to set up and has good community support but requires better UI". Google Data Studio is most compared with Amazon QuickSight, Microsoft BI, QlikView, Tableau and SAP Analytics Cloud, whereas Looker is most compared with Tableau, IBM Cognos, Qlik Sense, Microsoft BI and Domo.
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