SAP Replication Server Review

It has a catalog with the location of all the objects which have been replicated, but the OLTP Application and Transactional needs improvement


What is most valuable?

Warm Standby, because you can read/write very easily, if necessary. Just unlock logins.

How has it helped my organization?

Yes, We had a standby open where all reports were executed on it. It is possible to create temporary objects on standby, in similar products it is impossible to do this.

What needs improvement?

OLTP Application and Transactional.

For how long have I used the solution?

For eight years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Yes, but they were always was solved by support.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Yes, but it is possible to use in cluster systems.

How are customer service and technical support?

10 out of 10; very high quality.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Yes, we used Oracle GoldenGate, but only to receive data from other applications.

How was the initial setup?

It's complex. It's necessary to understand a little about infrastructure, like network LAN and VLAN environment.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

I don't have this information.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Yes, Oracle GoldenGate and Oracle Data Guard, but both have less features than Sybase.

What other advice do I have?

This product has a catalog with the location of all the objects which were replicated. It's very simple to maintain.

For version 12.5, some operations on roles management could be easier. But in version 15.7, there are more alternatives.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

12.5
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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