Netezza Competitors and Alternatives

The top Netezza competitors are
  • Oracle Exadata
  • SQL Server
  • Apache Hadoop
  • Teradata
  • Pivotal Greenplum
  • Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse
  • IBM dashDB
  • Vertica
Read reviews of Netezza competitors and alternatives
managerof3e1
Real User
Manager, Data Warehouse Development | Business Intelligence at a leisure / travel company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Nov 22 2016

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are the high columnar compression and the flash cache. Basically, the whole I/O subsystem is valuable, but those two... more»

What needs improvement?

Pricing.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

As far as cost goes, it's really expensive. The huge price tag on it is the only reason why I have not given it a perfect rating.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Previously, we just used regular Oracle databases on standard hardware. Now, most of our products are on their own silo databases. Now, we're... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you have the money, spend it; if it makes sense, obviously. If you're really I/O bound, it's a great solution; I/O bound from performance to... more»
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Microsoft
reviewer125703
Real User
Management Trainee for Training at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
Jul 31 2017

What is most valuable?

* Net integration is best for me * Better optimizer * Ease of use (admin tools)

How has it helped my organization?

We used this to solve many complex problems.

What needs improvement?

Overall, trying to make over with Oracle, it can be improved in usage for high data migration companies of large scale.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Go for SQL and compare it with pricing and stability with other Microsoft products.

What other advice do I have?

Best practices are the always a better choice for implementing the solution, hire a good expert and consult a better person with huge experience... more»
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Micro Focus
DirectorSWDev284
Real User
Director of Software Development at a tech company with 501-1,000 employees
Feb 14 2017

What is most valuable?

It has a very good design with high query performance. It provides the scale out capability by adding additional... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has provided much better performance than SQL Server for big data analytics.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see integration with the latest Hadoop ecosystem.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It is pretty expensive, but it is worth it if you need the production capability that it can support.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We used to use MS SQL Server. It is good for data transactions, but it is not good for big data analytics.

What other advice do I have?

It is worth a try if you are looking to provide a high-performance, big data analytics database.

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