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Pros
Unbeatable speed and compression with a colummn-structured relational database.

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It is a stable program.The most valuable features are the Shared-nothing architecture and data protection functionality.The feature that we find most valuable is its ability to perform Massive Parallel Processing.

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Cons
The organization who owns the product does not support it well and appears not to be doing significant development for the future.

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An additional feature I would you like to see included in the next release, is that it needs to be more cloud-friendly.The user interface needs to be improved.I would like to see an improved Knowledge Base on the web.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
The only costs after standard licensing fees are for add-ons and upgrades.

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The price needs to be more competitive as Hadoop, Redshift, Snowflake, etc are constantly making way into EDW space.

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Top Answer: It is a stable program.
Top Answer: What really needs to improve, is their general cloud services. That is their biggest downfall at the moment.
Top Answer: We are only consultants, so we don't use the program ourselves.
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Overview

SAP® IQ software delivers speed and power for extreme-scale enterprise data warehousing and analytics. Its column-oriented, grid-based massively parallel processing (MPP) architecture and patented data compression and indexing technologies enable companies to exploit the value of huge amounts of data at the speed of business.

Teradata's portfolio of big data analytic solutions, integrated marketing applications, and services help organizations gain a sustainable competitive advantage with data.

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Financial Services Firm67%
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Insurance Company11%
Marketing Services Firm11%
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SAP IQ is ranked 11th in Relational Databases with 1 review while Teradata is ranked 6th in Relational Databases with 3 reviews. SAP IQ is rated 8.0, while Teradata is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of SAP IQ writes "An excellent column-based, enterprise relational database solution with good speed and compression". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Teradata writes "It is stable but it should be more cloud-friendly and scalability is poor". SAP IQ is most compared with Apache Hadoop, SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise, SAP HANA, Oracle Database and SQL Server, whereas Teradata is most compared with SQL Server, Oracle Exadata, Snowflake, Amazon Redshift and Oracle Database.

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