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IBM Optim, Optim
IDERA ER Studio, ER/Studio, ER/Studio Enterprise Team Edition
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Overview
IBM Optim solutions manage data from requirements to retirement. They boost performance, empower collaboration, and improve governance across applications, databases and platforms. By managing data properly over its lifetime, organisations are better equipped to support business goals with less risk.

IDERA ER/Studio is a powerful suite for business-driven data modeling that enables companies to create an enterprise architecture foundation for data governance. With round-trip support for multiple database platforms, data architects have the power to reverse-engineer, analyze, and optimize existing databases easily from diverse platforms. Data professionals can easily capture and share models, metadata, data sources, and glossaries across the organization for improved alignment between the organization and Information Technology. Organizational stakeholders can take part in the metadata definition workflow and access information on models and metadata at the right level for their needs.

Unlike its competition, it provides the broadest range of data platform support, industry-leading enterprise-level capabilities, visual data lineage and flow modeling, full dimensional modeling for data warehousing and business intelligence, and business data objects to bridge the gap between developers and data architects. It also provides a complete solution for enterprise architecture and data governance, extensive model change management, unique incorporation of true enterprise data dictionaries, unique linking of constructs across models, integrated visual data lineage import, and integrated data and business process modeling.

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Durham Police Department, Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc., Continental, KCE Electronics Public Company Limited, The University of Adelaide, Migros Zurich, COPROB
Newmont Mining, Entrust, Accolade, TalkTalk, Catalina, Protective Life, NTT Data, dir systèmes, Microsoft; American Express, Astellas Pharma, AstraZeneca, Coriant, Fedex, GlaxoSmithKline, PepsiCo, Prudential, Wells Fargo
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Computer Software Company46%
Comms Service Provider12%
Insurance Company9%
Financial Services Firm7%
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Government20%
Financial Services Firm15%
Healthcare Company10%
Computer Software Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company31%
Comms Service Provider9%
Insurance Company8%
Financial Services Firm7%
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Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise27%
Large Enterprise61%
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IBM InfoSphere Optim is ranked 21st in Database Development and Management while IDERA ER/Studio is ranked 7th in Database Development and Management with 3 reviews. IBM InfoSphere Optim is rated 0.0, while IDERA ER/Studio is rated 6.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of IDERA ER/Studio writes "Scales easily and the support is good, but the performance for large models should be improved". IBM InfoSphere Optim is most compared with Informatica Data Archive, Informatica Persistent Data Masking, Oracle Enterprise Manager and Protegrity Data Security, whereas IDERA ER/Studio is most compared with erwin Evolve, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect, SAP PowerDesigner and Toad Data Modeler.

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