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"The most valuable features are data virtualization and reporting."

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"We are very satisfied with the DevOps support.""Customers can make use of Runtime Fabric, an RTF environment.""This is a good platform for designing, flowing out APIs, and then doing API-based integrations.""Mule Anypoint Platform is our preferred platform for integration.""The monitoring capabilities of this product are very good because of the feedback it supplies in statistics.""It is very easy to use for building connectors. It comes with a lot of connectors. For example, it has different adapters for NetSuite, which are very easy to use. It also has Salesforce connectors. The object store feature is also really easy to use. Mule Anypoint Platform is also good in terms of performance and how it is managed behind the scenes.""Overall, it is a pretty good product. It is also very scalable.""The API toolkit is the solution's most valuable aspect at this time, for our organization."

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"The technical support could be a little better."

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"An on-premise setup requires special skills and you need a lot of professional services.""Mule should have better B2B integration.""Lacks intelligent management data and intelligent mappings.""Mule Anypoint Platform could improve by having more up-to-date adapters to do work in a digital space.""The runtime management and connectors could use some work and are vulnerable to breakage after upgrades.""The terms of use and how it's priced has become very difficult to manage, which is forcing us to look for alternatives already - and we haven't even been using it for that long just yet.""Pricing is one aspect of the solution that is troublesome. It's too expensive for smaller organizations.""Better documentation, in particular with respect to the initial setup, would be helpful."

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"I think that this product is too expensive for smaller companies."

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"Mule is not the cheapest integration platform out there, but it deserves the price we are paying.""The product comes complete at one set price including support."

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Overview

IBM Cloud Pak® for Data is a fully-integrated data and AI platform that modernizes how businesses collect, organize and analyze data to infuse AI throughout their organizations. Cloud-native by design, the platform unifies market-leading services spanning the entire analytics lifecycle. From data management, DataOps, governance, business analytics and automated AI, IBM Cloud Pak for Data helps eliminate the need for costly, and often competing, point solutions while providing the information architecture you need to implement AI successfully.

Building on the streamlined hybrid-cloud foundation of Red Hat® OpenShift®, IBM Cloud Pak for Data takes advantage of the underlying resource and infrastructure optimization and management. The solution fully supports multicloud environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud™ and private cloud deployments. Find out how IBM Cloud Pak for Data can lower your total cost of ownership and accelerate innovation.

With connectivity, composability, and control, Anypoint Platform solves the most challenging connectivity problems across SOA, SaaS, and APIs. It's a unified, highly productive, hybrid integration platform that creates an application network of apps, data and devices with API-led connectivity.

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Sample Customers
Qatar Development Bank, GuideWell, Skanderborg Music Festival
VMware, Gucci, MasterCard, Target, Time Inc, Hershey's, Tesla, Spotify, Office Depot, Intuit, CBS, Amtrak, Salesforce, Gap, Ralph Lauren
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider19%
Financial Services Firm8%
Government8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company38%
Comms Service Provider13%
Financial Services Firm7%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business24%
Midsize Enterprise29%
Large Enterprise47%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business26%
Midsize Enterprise11%
Large Enterprise63%

IBM Cloud Pak for Data is ranked 3rd in Data Virtualization with 1 review while Mule Anypoint Platform is ranked 1st in Business-to-Business Middleware with 12 reviews. IBM Cloud Pak for Data is rated 5.0, while Mule Anypoint Platform is rated 7.8. The top reviewer of IBM Cloud Pak for Data writes "Good reporting, but resource utilization is high and technical support can be improved". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Mule Anypoint Platform writes "Constantly improving to help connect applications, data, and devices". IBM Cloud Pak for Data is most compared with Azure Data Factory, Palantir Foundry, Denodo, Informatica PowerCenter and SAS Data Management, whereas Mule Anypoint Platform is most compared with TIBCO BusinessWorks, SAP Process Orchestration, Oracle Integration Cloud Service, Mule ESB and Informatica PowerCenter.

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