We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"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.
Talend MDM Platform combines real-time data, applications, and process integration with hierarchy management, role-based security with workflow-based data stewardship, and built-in data quality to drive your MDM project to maturity.
Microsoft MDS is ranked 2nd in Master Data Management (MDM) Software with 8 reviews while Talend MDM Platform is ranked 15th in Master Data Management (MDM) Software. Microsoft MDS is rated 7.6, while Talend MDM Platform 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 Stibo Systems Product Master Data Management, whereas Talend MDM Platform is most compared with Talend Open Studio for MDM, Informatica MDM, Reltio Cloud, Semarchy xDM and Profisee.
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