Mule ESB vs. Oracle Service Bus

As of April 2019, Mule ESB is ranked 1st in ESB with 12 reviews vs Oracle Service Bus which is ranked 5th in ESB with 1 review. The top reviewer of Mule ESB writes "Some of the valuable features are parallel processing support and integration with other products". The top reviewer of Oracle Service Bus writes "Helps us in building reusable, well-defined services". Mule ESB is most compared with IBM Integration Bus, webMethods Integration Server and Oracle Service Bus. Oracle Service Bus is most compared with Mule ESB, IBM Integration Bus and webMethods Integration Server.
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The architecture based on events has several connectors which allow integration from external and internal applications of the company.Scalability and load balancing.We can use Java expressions anywhere in the flow.Mule Expression Language

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It is lightweight and one can easily integrate with different applications, databases, JMS, or web services through different protocols.It was very good at supporting high transactions, up to 300 transactions per second.

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The payment system needs improvement.Limitation on external subscribers to listen to the messages on the bus.It needs more samples. Also, the dependency on Maven should be removed.Documentation is cryptic, product releases are far too frequent, and upgrades become troublesome.

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It needs to support more adapters, because the integration points keep changing and new things keep coming up. It also needs to be more scalable.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
Plan your licensing model (cloud or on-premises or hybrid) that will allow seamless integration with new partners.This is expensive. In my next project, we had to go to other vendor.

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For companies looking to modernize and unlock the value of existing on-premises systems and applications, an enterprise service bus (ESB) architecture serves as a critical foundation layer for SOA. When deployed as an ESB, the Mule runtime engine of Anypoint Platform combines the power of data and application integration across legacy systems and SaaS applications, with a seamless path to the other capabilities of Anypoint Platform and the full power of API-led connectivity.

Oracle Service Bus transforms complex and brittle architectures into agile integration networks by connecting, virtualizing, and managing interactions between services and applications. Oracle Service Bus delivers low-cost, standards-based integration for mission critical SOA environments where extreme performance, scalability and reliability are critical requirements.

Oracle Service Bus enables companies to use the values of their enterprise applications portfolio. From on-premise, to the cloud to mobile devices, Service Bus allows companies to leverage their existing investments in new ways by extending the performance and scalability leadership of Oracle SOA and API Management.

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Sample Customers
Ube, PacificComp, University of Witwatersrand, Justice Systems, CamelotMakeMyTrip Ltd., Griffith University, Colab Consulting Pty. Ltd., Pacfico Seguros Generales, IGEPA IT-SERVICE GmbH, Guangzhou Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau, Pacfico Seguros Generales, Bank Audi S.A.L., Rydges Sydney Airport, Intelligent Pathways, Nacional Monte de Piedad IAP
Top Industries
Financial Services Firm25%
Manufacturing Company17%
Healthcare Company13%
Insurance Company8%
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Company Size
Small Business36%
Midsize Enterprise9%
Large Enterprise55%
Small Business12%
Midsize Enterprise7%
Large Enterprise81%
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