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Pros
"The data transformation is the solution's most valuable feature.""The most valuable feature is connectivity to data sources.""Overall, it's a good tool. It's currently number one on the market. It pretty much has all the necessary capabilities to pull the incremental data from the source system, technically speaking.""The transformation work called for Informatica PowerExchange. It was easy to work with this and very stable.""Mainstream integration and real-time integration are the best features.""The user interface and user experience are perfectly all right.""Provides a significant amount of control over the landscape and overall implementation.""This product is easy to install and it can be done in a few hours."

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"The most valuable part of SAS/ACCESS is what it is made for: connecting to remote systems that are not part of your physical SAS environment."

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Cons
"The solution needs better integration with other tools.""Technical support can be improved with respect to delays in ticket response time.""The one place where it could be improved is definitely pricing. That's a very big problem. It depends product to product, but pricing is an issue.""Integration with the largest number of databases and other systems would be important.""Real-time has not been enhanced that much over the past few years. There has not been as many features added like they did before.""Informatica is very expensive in all aspects, so the pricing is something that could be improved.""Should diversify more, maybe with a reporting and visualization utility,""I would like to have easier integration with cloud platforms."

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"The pricing model needs to be reconsidered and adjusted."

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"The pricing model is complex and is based on modular packages as well as the size of the applicable environment."

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14th
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Average Words per Review
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Rating
8.1
21st
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1
Average Words per Review
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10.0
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Also Known As
PowerExchange, Connectors
SAS/Access
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Overview

Informatica PowerExchange Connectors provides high performance, out-of-the-box connectivity without having to develop custom data access programs.

SAS/ACCESS is an out-of-the-box solution for integrating SAS and third-party databases. You can read, write and update data regardless of the database or platform. Because the data appears native to SAS, there is no need to learn Structured Query Language (SQL) or any other database-specific query languages.
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Sample Customers
ACH Food, BNSF Railway Company, Illinois State University
Los Angeles County, West Midlands Police, Credit Guarantee Corporation, Canada Post, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company29%
Comms Service Provider11%
Insurance Company10%
Financial Services Firm10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Financial Services Firm16%
Comms Service Provider12%
Insurance Company9%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business25%
Midsize Enterprise13%
Large Enterprise63%
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Informatica PowerExchange is ranked 14th in Data Integration Tools with 8 reviews while SAS Access is ranked 21st in Data Integration Tools with 1 review. Informatica PowerExchange is rated 8.2, while SAS Access is rated 10.0. The top reviewer of Informatica PowerExchange writes "Offers data in real-time using CDC concepts but it should be more flexible ". On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAS Access writes "Connect databases and create access to simplify complex processes with this powerful tool". Informatica PowerExchange is most compared with Informatica PowerCenter, Oracle GoldenGate, Qlik Replicate, SSIS and SAP Process Orchestration, whereas SAS Access is most compared with Talend Open Studio, IBM Cloud Pak for Data, Mule Anypoint Platform, Toad Data Point and Denodo.

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