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"The cost of the product is not ideal.""The cloud solution is subscription-based, it is paid monthly or quarterly. If the solution is on-premises, it is a one-time fee. As far as I am aware there are no additional costs."

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Top Answer: We've found the solution to be quite flexible.
Top Answer: SAP tends to sell the customer the license, however, they make money on the amount of data. The problem is in Turkey, there are economic issues that affect SAP's sector in Turkey. For example, five… more »
Top Answer: The implementation could be easier. The governance of master data is difficult, and consolidating the old data is really hard. MDG projects tend to last a minimum of six months, and this is largely… more »
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IBM Master Data Management on Cloud provides a proven master data management (MDM) solution on the IBM SoftLayer global cloud platform. It offers the rich features of an on-premises MDM deployment without the cost, complexity, and risk of managing your own infrastructure.

Based on IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Advanced Edition, IBM MDM on Cloud is a multi-domain solution that comes preinstalled and ready to run in small, medium, and large server configurations. IBM MDM on Cloud also includes capabilities from IBM Business Process Manager and IBM InfoSphere Information Server.

IBM MDM on Cloud provides a cost-effective entry point to InfoSphere MDM and a path to easily add new environments. It supports the following use cases:

  • Quickly deploy development or test environments for new InfoSphere MDM projects.
  • Move all or part of your InfoSphere MDM workload to the cloud.
  • Comply with corporate mandates to move to the cloud.
  • Reduce risk and initial cost for new projects and deliver faster return on investment.

Your company wants accurate, complete, and trusted supplier data to master your digital business processes and business models. The SAP® Master Data Governance application simplifies the integration of supplier data residing in both SAP and third-party sources. It supports cleansing, standardization, duplicate detection, and best-record calculation. It then lets you synchronize clean and standardized data across cloud and on-premise applications.

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Sample Customers
Zions Bancorporation, London Borough of Camden, Government of Odisha,, Nordea Bank, Sonoma County, California, Localiza
Convergent IS, CHIO Aachen, Dell, Hamburg Port Authority (HPA), City of Boston, Mozzart, Mitsui Knowledge Industry (MKI), AOK Bundesverband, eBay
Top Industries
Computer Software Company32%
Comms Service Provider10%
Financial Services Firm8%
Computer Software Company36%
Comms Service Provider16%
Manufacturing Company7%
Energy/Utilities Company6%
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Small Business14%
Midsize Enterprise14%
Large Enterprise71%

IBM Master Data Management on Cloud is ranked 4th in Cloud Master Data Management (MDM) Solutions while SAP Master Data Governance is ranked 3rd in Master Data Management (MDM) Software with 5 reviews. IBM Master Data Management on Cloud is rated 0.0, while SAP Master Data Governance is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAP Master Data Governance writes "Flexible with good reporting and a very easy to use GUI". IBM Master Data Management on Cloud is most compared with Stibo STEP MDM, Informatica MDM, IBM InfoSphere MDM, Semarchy xDM and Talend MDM Platform, whereas SAP Master Data Governance is most compared with Informatica MDM, Microsoft MDS, Stibo STEP MDM, TIBCO EBX and IBM InfoSphere MDM.

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