IBM Cloud Pak for Automation Competitors and Alternatives

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Almaamoon Chwak
Technical Engineer at marafaa
Real User
Top 5
Easy to manage, saves time and offers good technical support

What is our primary use case?

BIG-IQ is just a controller for the appliances of BIG-IP. That's our main use case.

Pros and Cons

  • "The GUI is fine, at least from an engineer's perspective."
  • "They could use YAML or JSON if they wanted to make it a little bit easier for us."

What other advice do I have?

This solution is one of the finest in the industry. New users considering the solution need to understand that they need to have a solid background in networking and a few security verticals in order to successfully work with the solution. Without that, they won't be able to do anything with it beyond a basic integration. If you want to move to more advanced functionality, then you have to do programming. If you were going to implement it into a company that has a lot of web servers, you need to be familiar with APIs, JSON, JavaScript, et cetera. Overall, I'd rate it eight out of ten. It's…
Andrzej Chmielarski
Tech lead/Solution architect/Team manager at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
MSP
Top 5Leaderboard
Full integration, flexible, and knowledge technical support

What is our primary use case?

The solution can be used to quickly manage and monitor processes in your organization.

Pros and Cons

  • "In general, we use web services to integrate this solution with our other tools. It is the main approach we use with this solution and it integrates with all tools that we need. If you want to integrate with other solutions such ThreatFire or similar, it is possible as well."
  • "The previous versions had good training documents but the updated versions need to improve the documentation."

What other advice do I have?

This solution is one of the best tools on the market right now. I would recommend it to others. I rate Pega BPM a ten out of ten.
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