We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The pricing of this solution is good."
"With Microsoft, we buy everything though an agreement, so we purchase volume licensing every year."
"I would like to see better pricing."
"MDS is a part of the SQL Server enterprise license. I am not aware of any additional costs."
"SAP is more expensive than Microsoft."
"The solution does require a license and we have enterprise licenses."
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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.
Riversand’s MDM software helps forward-thinking companies discover the value of their data and make smarter business decisions.
Microsoft MDS is ranked 2nd in Master Data Management (MDM) Software with 8 reviews while Riversand MDMCenter is ranked 18th in Master Data Management (MDM) Software. Microsoft MDS is rated 7.8, while Riversand MDMCenter is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Microsoft MDS writes "MDS 2016 - Primitive but the price is right". On the other hand, Microsoft MDS is most compared with Informatica MDM, SAP Master Data Governance, Profisee, Reltio Cloud and IBM InfoSphere MDM, whereas Riversand MDMCenter is most compared with Informatica MDM, Stibo STEP MDM, SAP Master Data Governance, Informatica PIM and Reltio Cloud.
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