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"The cost of this product varies from customer to customer and the relationship with IBM, including how many offerings from IBM are already being used."
"It's expensive when you compare it with others."
"The licensing cost is very expensive."
"As far as I know, they have a perpetual license for this product. They are paying perpetual fees rather than an annual subscription or annual pricing."
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IBM DataPower Gateway is a single multi-channel gateway that helps provide security, control, integration and optimized access to a full range of mobile, web, application programming interface (API), service-oriented architecture (SOA), B2B and cloud workloads. It enables you to rapidly expand the scope of valuable IT assets to new channels - giving customers, employees and partners access to critical resources. It is available in the following form factors: physical, virtual, cloud, Linux and Docker.
niversal Platform is an Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) providing tooling for subject matter experts to collect, trust and use data within the business. Subject matter experts gain access to complex components through a drag-n-drop interface akin to building blocks. The blocks are combined together to build out cities or solutions to business problems. Visit Universal Platform at Gartner AADI in July.
IBM DataPower Gateway is ranked 4th in Enterprise Service Bus (ESB) with 9 reviews while TechConnect Universal Platform is ranked 23rd in Enterprise Service Bus (ESB). IBM DataPower Gateway is rated 8.2, while TechConnect Universal Platform is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of IBM DataPower Gateway writes "Deals with multiple protocols, but "WTX" components are problematic". On the other hand, IBM DataPower Gateway is most compared with IBM API Connect, Apigee, IBM Integration Bus, Mule ESB and Microsoft Azure API Management, whereas TechConnect Universal Platform is most compared with .
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