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"The solution has a free to use community version.""The amount of data that it loads and processes is good."

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"I found the initial setup very easy.""The most valuable feature is the metadata generated code."

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"It's not very stable, at least not in the case of the community edition. I'm working with the community edition right now and I think perhaps it is because of that it is not very stable, it causes the system to sometimes hang. I'm not sure if this is the case for pair tiers.""I would like to see improvements made for real-time data processing."

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"The solution can be a little more user-friendly on enterprise-level where people use it.""Project-based searching of data objects in the data warehouse browser needs to be improved."

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"The price of the regular version is not reasonable and it should be lower."

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Top Answer: Hi Rajneesh, yes here is the feature comparison between the community and enterprise edition :… more »
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Overview

Pentaho data integration prepares and blends data to create a complete picture of your business that drives actionable insights. The complete data integration platform delivers accurate, "analytics ready" data to end users from any source. With visual tools to eliminate coding and complexity, Pentaho puts big data and all data sources at the fingertips of business and IT users alike.

WhereScape RED is data warehouse software to help build data warehouses faster. But it is more than that. It also helps you to build data warehouses that are easy to support, change and extend. It is an integrated development environment, or IDE, especially designed to build great data warehouses faster in SQL Server, Teradata, DB2 and Oracle.
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Government17%
Comms Service Provider17%
Healthcare Company17%
Financial Services Firm17%
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Computer Software Company28%
Comms Service Provider18%
Media Company7%
Government6%
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Healthcare Company30%
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Non Profit10%
Energy/Utilities Company10%
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Insurance Company11%
Real Estate/Law Firm6%
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Midsize Enterprise27%
Large Enterprise54%
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Pentaho Data Integration is ranked 15th in Data Integration Tools with 2 reviews while WhereScape RED is ranked 16th in Data Integration Tools with 2 reviews. Pentaho Data Integration is rated 7.6, while WhereScape RED is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Pentaho Data Integration writes "Free to use, easy to set up, and has a great metadata injection feature". On the other hand, the top reviewer of WhereScape RED writes "Automation tool - spend less time writing code". Pentaho Data Integration is most compared with SSIS, Talend Open Studio, Informatica PowerCenter, IBM InfoSphere DataStage and Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), whereas WhereScape RED is most compared with SSIS, Informatica PowerCenter, Azure Data Factory, Matillion ETL and Talend Open Studio.

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