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Likelihood to Recommend

Aurea CX Platform

The tool has potential. Its capabilities and visual aspects could be considered rather basic but this might improve, particularly if the business intelligence/analytics aspect is leveraged. Once running well, it could allow (perhaps smaller) companies to successfully improve their customers' experiences through digitalizing customer journey - and we all know that customer loyalty goes a long way. However, whether or not the tool is comprehensive enough to deliver this for larger companies with more complex, multi- and omni-channel interactions is yet to be seen...
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mule ESB

If you’re bringing anything into Salesforce you should just invest now into Mule, you will get your money’s worth and find a myriad of uses to build APIs between many other systems. Once you build a component you can easily reuse it as a building block to attach to another source/destination. This makes it easy to ramp up quickly and spread usage of Mule throughout your enterprise. A good value for medium to large companies, but probably cheaper to outsource your job to a consulting firm if you are smaller.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Reporting & Analytics

Aurea CX Platform
5.3
Mule ESB
Dashboards
Aurea CX Platform
6.0
Mule ESB
Standard reports
Aurea CX Platform
6.0
Mule ESB
Custom reports
Aurea CX Platform
4.0
Mule ESB

Process Engine

Aurea CX Platform
5.8
Mule ESB
Process designer
Aurea CX Platform
6.0
Mule ESB
Process simulation
Aurea CX Platform
7.0
Mule ESB
Business rules engine
Aurea CX Platform
5.0
Mule ESB
SOA support
Aurea CX Platform
5.0
Mule ESB
Process player
Aurea CX Platform
7.0
Mule ESB
Model execution
Aurea CX Platform
5.0
Mule ESB

Collaboration

Aurea CX Platform
4.0
Mule ESB
Social collaboration tools
Aurea CX Platform
4.0
Mule ESB

Content Management Capabilties

Aurea CX Platform
4.0
Mule ESB
Content management
Aurea CX Platform
4.0
Mule ESB

Pros

Aurea CX Platform

  • Face-lifted platforms: CX Messenger (formerly Sonic), CX Monitor (formerly Actional), CX Process (formerly Savvion)
  • User-friendly UI
  • Relatively painless implementation
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mule ESB

  • It is best suited for Rest API development. Mule ESB uses RAML as an API descriptor which is less complex and easy to understand. RAML is an open standard majorly supported by Mulesoft. Once RAML is developed, it is very easy (a few clicks)to create flows corresponding to the resources defined in the RAML. One can also include JSON schema validation in RAML, and with the use of APIkit router, Mule ESB makes the request validation very easy (it's automatic basically.)
  • Mule ESB comes with a large spectrum of community and enterprise connectors. We have connectors for all the major platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Salesforce, SAP, etc. This enables Mule ESB to integrate with the other systems in a faster and more robust way. Mule ESB has many components to fulfill the requirements of each integration (for example batch processing, parallel processing, choice, etc.)
  • Mule API gateway is one of the best tools (modules) of Mulesoft's offering. It supports API governance and management very well. One can easily enforce policies on their APIs with API gateway. It enables some of the must-have features in an API solution (i.e. throttling, oAuth, access levels, etc.)
  • Implementing a CI/CD (DevOps) environment for Mule ESB is a very easy task. Mule majorly uses MAVEN as its build tool, which in turn makes it best suitable for CI/CD approach. Mule also provides MAVEN plugins for auto deployments to the servers. Mule also has a best Unit testing module which is MUnit. MUnit can be used for both Unit and Functional testing, and it is easy to write and generates coverage reports in various formats.
Deepak Kushwaha | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Aurea CX Platform

  • Standard edition is significantly lighter touch than the (pricier) Enterprise version
  • There are similar solutions on the market that are competitively prices and offer positive user experience
  • Data migration can be tricky at times
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mule ESB

  • Make sure to not over-engineer shared components. It can complicate development
  • Create a roadmap for where you are going - if not, you may miss components
  • I suggest getting support, otherwise it could be a difficult learning curve
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Aurea CX Platform

No answers on this topic

Mule ESB

It doesn't have API . We have to go for another API manager. But in Mule, it has both API manager and ESB
KamaL Vachiravel | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Aurea CX Platform

  • As our customers vary in size and maturity, the ROI ranges accordingly.
  • For younger, smaller businesses this is a useful tool. Digitalization of he customer journey has certainly helped save time and efforts in many cases.
  • For more mature market players the tool is not always comprehensive enough. Dashboard and report personalization take time and efforts, and sometimes it feels that a dedicated BI tool would be a more suitable solution.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Mule ESB

  • Overall a great tool for complex integrations
Ankit Goyal | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Aurea CX Platform

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Aurea CX Platform Editions & Modules

Edition
License$200,0001
  1. Per Year
Additional Pricing Details

Mule ESB

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Mule ESB Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Aurea CX Platform
5.0
Mule ESB
9.8

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