WhereScape RED Competitors and Alternatives

The top WhereScape RED competitors are
  • Informatica PowerCenter
  • SSIS
  • Talend Open Studio
  • Matillion ETL for Redshift
  • Informatica Data Integration Hub
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage
  • Attunity Connect
Read reviews of WhereScape RED competitors and alternatives
RomLinhares
User
Partner
May 27 2018

What is most valuable?

* Its parallel processing capability allows you to go through extremely large data sets in no time at all, if you do your job right. * Highly... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I have worked during many implementations using DataStage. All of the projects that I worked on have been successful. This is due mainly to the... more»

What needs improvement?

High-cost of ownership: They could take a page from open source software, such as Talend. Working with some of the big data components is good,... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Have used quite a few ETL tools in my job. * Ab Initio: Even pricier, but has a highly competent ETL tool. It is complete, but hard to use. *... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you have the budget and your solution requires industrial/enterprise strength data integration, this product is always a good choice.
Giuseppe Malanga
Real User
Solution Architect at Zaizi Ltd
May 23 2017

What is most valuable?

It is a powerful tool for data integration: You can simply drag & drop components and draw lines to connect them together for building your... more»

How has it helped my organization?

If you are a data integrator or system integrator, your work will be much easier using Talend Open Studio. It is an Eclipse-based application;... more»

What needs improvement?

The open-source version does not include the parallel execution; neither the source code versioning or the project collaboration features.

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

The Talend Open Studio is free; there is also the Talend Data Fabric Platform, which requires a license. The license is per developer, not per CPU.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

I did not use a different solution; I have started with Talend.
Bharathvajan Subbarao
Consultant
Technology Architect at Broadridge Financial Solutions
Jun 25 2017

What is most valuable?

We are using it to source data from Sybase database and flat files so as to load to the target Greenplum Database. The facility to do parallel... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We used Informatica PowerCenter for a re-platforming project where the earlier application was using an in-house Java-based ETL, that suffered... more»

What needs improvement?

In our implementation, for the initial conversion, we had to take on a large volume of data from the legacy Sybase system. This was taking a... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

The legacy solution was using an in-house Java-based ETL, that had huge problems in scaling for high volume batches. As part of the... more»

What other advice do I have?

It is a good, scalable solution, provided the infrastructure is taken care of.

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