Teradata Competitors and Alternatives 2019

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Ariovaldo Santos
Real User
Senior Solution Architect at a tech vendor with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jul 03 2017

What is most valuable?

It is extremely easy to use. The platform is very efficient and robust as well.

How has it helped my organization?

Generally, the machine utilized for the PoC is rarely returned once the overwhelming results are seen! Customers decide to keep the project, almost… more»

What needs improvement?

Marketing, I dare say, should be improved. The ads should never mention “big data” since the platform was not initially designed for it. I worked… more»

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

Comparisons with other solutions, including pricing and licensing, is as important as a PoC.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

I worked for different companies and my experience is really wide. Teradata is the paramount solution! Oracle’s Exadata invests a lot in both… more»
Param T
Real User
SAP Enterprise Solution Architect at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Apr 10 2018

What is most valuable?

Real-time database, near zero downtime for production business.

How has it helped my organization?

Provides us with predictive capabilities for asset maintenance and real-time forecasts.

What needs improvement?

Graphical programming without coding.

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

Set up a consortium of consulting partners and hardware vendors to define your tech. Landscape TCO (total cost of ownership) and then approach the… more»

What other advice do I have?

* Check out the cloud option to reduce your initial cost of deploying the dev/test system. * Strategize on side car approach, remember to try out… more»
JR Shaik
Real User
Database Infrastructure Cloud Architect-Oracle,AWS Migration,Upgardes(Cassandra,Postgres,Hadoop BI) at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Jun 28 2017

What is most valuable?

Exadata storage cell offloading software is the most valuable feature.

How has it helped my organization?

With Exadata database migration we saw a 50x performance gain.

What needs improvement?

* DevOps and built-in AI libraries to overcome storage. * Oracle data-file high water mark and self healing, self scale… more»

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

Oracle should offer free cell node licensing to encourage current RAC clients to switch.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

Traditional RAC to optimize all-in-one appliance hardware, database, software, network, storage.

What other advice do I have?

Negotiate with Oracle for licensing and consolidation of licensing.
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