Toad Review

It crashes inexplicably at times, but it finds ADDM, AWR, and stats-pack reports very quickly.

Valuable Features

Mostly the database administration feature.

Improvements to My Organization

Database slowness was an issue, but Toad helps us to find the ADDM, AWR and stats-pack reports very quickly. It's a cool product enriched with a lot of excellent features.

Use of Solution

I've been using it for 10 years.

Deployment Issues

I've never had any issues.

Stability Issues

Sometimes, Toad crashes without a clue as to why, and it needs an immediate restart.

Scalability Issues

No issues encountered.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


Previous Solutions

We started with Toad, and stayed with it.

Initial Setup

It was very simple.

Implementation Team

It's very straightforward.



Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing

It's a must-buy, and both pricing and licensing is well in the range of every organization.

Other Solutions Considered

Among others, we looked at SQLDeveloper and FogLight.

Other Advice

You should implement this product.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
1 Comment
DBA Team Lead DB2 at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employeesConsultant

The issue happens when you are logon since a long time and want to reconnect. Mostly recovers the last saved sessions and saves time.

20 July 15
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