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Alteryx Designer provides a bench of over 250 data tools for preparing and analyzing data from over 80 sources, and it integrates tightly with additional Alteryx offerings to provide enterprise-grade governance and collaboration capabilities.


  • Dual options for product use – code-free and code-friendly – ensure that all self-service enterprise users can prep and analyze data equally in the same environment.
  • Alteryx Designer is rarely implemented alone in the enterprise. For governance and data catalog capabilities, Alteryx Server and Alteryx Connect are recommended.

Features and Benefits

  • Assesses the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats pertaining to the Alteryx Designer product.
  • Evaluates Alteryx Designer's role in an enterprise data prep deployment, and its suggested relationship with other Alteryx product offerings.
  • Compares Alteryx Designer's native analytics capabilities to those of dedicated visualization vendors, and assesses how these capabilities fit into the data prep ecosystem.
  • Assesses Alteryx's strategy for machine learning, and evaluates Alteryx Designer's machine-learning-driven functionality.

Key questions answered

  • What are the strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats pertaining to the Alteryx Designer data prep offering?
  • What capabilities beyond traditional data prep and blending does the Alteryx Designer ecosystem offer?
  • What type of user base does Alteryx Designer cater to, and what tools does it offer to users of different skill sets?
  • How does Alteryx Designer handle and provide tools for the manipulation of spatial data?
  • How should the enterprise deploy Alteryx Designer in conjunction with other Alteryx product offerings to achieve governance, cloud compatibility, and cataloging?

Table of contents


  • Catalyst
  • Key messages
  • Ovum view

Recommendations for enterprises

  • Why consider Alteryx Designer?

SWOT analysis

  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses
  • Opportunities
  • Threats

Data sheet

  • Key facts about the solution


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author