SAP ASE Competitors and Alternatives

Read reviews of SAP ASE competitors and alternatives
Real User
Manager Database Administration at a financial services firm with 5,001-10,000 employees
Aug 31 2016

What is most valuable?

Active Data Guard: This feature is useful for all organizations, I believe, as it provides you the comfort of routing your reporting requirements to a standby site while at the same time redo application is done. Tablespace Encryption: This... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Active Data Guard has been pretty handy in managing the real-time reporting requirements from our core systems. Tablespace Encryption has also been very helpful in implementing security to ensure that our data is secured.

What needs improvement?

Data Guard: We face issues while configuring standby sites using Data Guard. The error messages reported do not match with the actual reason for failure. So, proper error logging should be developed so that users can reach the exact root cause.
Microsoft
Real User
Project Advisor at A private sector Company
Jan 02 2017

What is most valuable?

I would rate MS SQL Server 4/5 for its ease of administration,rich features, Nice GUI support for all its complex features. Valuable features include: 1.Management Studio (Nice GUI support for all its complex features.) 2.Hot add CPU... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The MSBI features SSAS, SSIS as well as SSRS together has enabled us to build a data warehouse for our Enterprise with Business Intelligence reports around the data. We have fully exploited its all complex features like Slowly Changing... more»

What needs improvement?

I am not sure if these areas have been taken care in SQL 2012 but areas for improvement include: 1.In SQL 2008 ,Data encryption is not a fully mature feature.Encryption works fine for individual rows.For handling a batch a for loop has to be... more»
Real User
Lead Technical Specialist at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
Jul 12 2017

What do you think of SAP IQ?

Valuable Features Compression Column-based, indexes Speed with large queries Large amounts of data • Improvements to My Organization While queries with previous products could run for hours, with SAP IQ, they run in a matter of minutes or seconds. Disk costs. • Room for Improvement There could be more documentation and training. • Stability Issues In earlier versions, yes, but not in the past two-three versions. • Scalability Issues None, scales to VLDB status. • Customer Service and Technical Support An eight out of 10. • Previous Solutions OLTP databases, but there's no comparison in terms of reporting and warehousing. • Initial Setup Straightforward, very easy. • Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing Know what you are getting for your...

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