[Report] First Annual Data Liberation Awards – The Rankings Are In!

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The rankings for the first ever Data Liberation Awards are in! We evaluated nearly 50 of the top SaaS applications in the market today on the criteria below:

  • Are you able to export your data in an interoperable, portable format? (Yes/No)
  • Cost to do so (The higher the cost the lower the score)
  • Time and number of actual steps in the process it takes to do so (The more time and steps, the lower the score)
  • Overall ease/difficulty of the process (The more difficult, the lower the score)

Take a look at the rankings below and let us know what you think. Do any of the rankings surprise you? Are there trends you see? Are there other top applications we should include in the second annual Data Liberation Awards?

HR Management Applications
Winner Sonar6
#2 HR Locker
#3 Workday
#4 SuccessFactors
#5 TribeHR
Recruiting Applications
Winner Bullhorn
#2 Cornerstone
Enterprise Social Networking Applications
Winner Rypple
#2 Yammer
#3 Nimble
Marketing Applications
Winner Eloqua
#2 Facebook
#3 Constant Contact
#4 Hootsuite
#5 Nanigans
#6 Twitter
Sales Applications
Winner Salesforce
#2 Zoho
#3 SugarCRM
#4 Maximizer CRM
#5 Xactly
Finance Applications
Winner Shoeboxed
#2 Xero
#3 QuickBooks
#4 FreshBooks
#5 WorkingPoint
#6 Expensify
Internal Business Communication Applications
Winner Zoho
#2 Google Apps
#3 Microsoft 365
#4 Evernote
Task Management Applications
Winner Smartsheet
#2 Harvest
#3 Asana
Support/Helpdesk Applications
Winner Zendesk
#2 Get Satisfaction
#3 Freshdesk
Project Management Applications
Winner PIEMatrix
#2 SmartVault
#3 Podio
#4 Basecamp

View the full Data Liberation Awards infographic.

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  • Yohan Brochet

    Great ranking! You can find an compare all of these in this database 
    http://thebsdb.com/