Compare IBM InfoSphere MDM vs. Microsoft MDS

IBM InfoSphere MDM is ranked 5th in Master Data Management with 1 review while Microsoft MDS is ranked 2nd in Master Data Management with 3 reviews. IBM InfoSphere MDM is rated 7.0, while Microsoft MDS is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of IBM InfoSphere MDM writes "Very good ETL and governance, but the solution needs better cloud integration". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft MDS writes "MDS 2016 - Bit clunky but it works and the price is right. ". IBM InfoSphere MDM is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Master Data Governance and Microsoft MDS, whereas Microsoft MDS is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Master Data Governance and Profisee.
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Pros
The features that are most valuable are the governance, the end-profiling and the ETL which allows you to see the metadata repositories.

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The most valuable feature is the administration console.Technical support is very good.

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Cons
We also want better cloud integration, so we could do things in the cloud if we needed to. This would be a good feature to add in a future release.

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In the next version, I would like to see integration with Azure.The solution could be better integrated into Microsoft's other products.

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The pricing of this solution is good.

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5th
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2,971
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2,347
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
241
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7.0
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6,021
Comparisons
3,026
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3
Average Words per Review
786
Avg. Rating
7.7
Top Comparisons
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Also Known As
InfoSphere MDM, InfoSphere Master Data ManagementMicrosoft Master Data Services, Microsoft MDM, Microsoft SQL Server Master Data Services
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Overview

InfoSphere Master Data Management (MDM) is the most complete, proven and powerful MDM solution with collaborative and operational capabilities. InfoSphere MDM manages master data for single or multiple domains - customers, patients, citizens, suppliers, locations, products, services offerings, accounts and more - for improving application & business process effectiveness

Master Data Services (MDS) is the SQL Server solution for master data management. Master data management (MDM) describes the efforts made by an organization to discover and define non-transactional lists of data, with the goal of compiling maintainable master lists. An MDM project generally includes an evaluation and restructuring of internal business processes along with the implementation of MDM technology. The result of a successful MDM solution is reliable, centralized data that can be analyzed, resulting in better business decisions.

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Sample Customers
L'Oreal S.A., Kingland Systems, Oncor, Farmaceuticos Maypo, Volkswagen Financial ServicesETA a.s., Apeejay Surrendra Group, Blue Star Infotech, Rotherham Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation, The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network, New Belgium Brewing
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company30%
Financial Services Firm17%
Government17%
Insurance Company12%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Software R&D Company39%
Insurance Company14%
Non Profit9%
Government7%
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