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Score 9.2 out of 100
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Score 8.6 out of 100

Feature Set Ratings

  • Datameer ranks higher in 4 feature sets: Data Source Connection, Data Transformations, Data Modeling, Data Governance

Data Source Connection

10.0

Datameer

100%
7.3

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

73%
Datameer ranks higher in 2/2 features

Connect to traditional data sources

10.0
100%
1 Rating
9.8
98%
5 Ratings

Connecto to Big Data and NoSQL

10.0
100%
1 Rating
4.8
48%
4 Ratings

Data Transformations

10.0

Datameer

100%
9.3

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

93%
Datameer ranks higher in 2/2 features

Simple transformations

10.0
100%
1 Rating
9.8
98%
5 Ratings

Complex transformations

10.0
100%
1 Rating
8.8
88%
5 Ratings

Data Modeling

8.8

Datameer

88%
6.9

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

69%
Datameer ranks higher in 4/6 features

Data model creation

8.0
80%
1 Rating
5.2
52%
3 Ratings

Metadata management

10.0
100%
1 Rating
6.0
60%
5 Ratings

Business rules and workflow

9.0
90%
1 Rating
8.8
88%
4 Ratings

Collaboration

8.0
80%
1 Rating
5.1
51%
5 Ratings

Testing and debugging

N/A
0 Ratings
8.5
85%
5 Ratings

feature 1

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0
80%
2 Ratings

Data Governance

10.0

Datameer

100%
6.8

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

68%
Datameer ranks higher in 2/2 features

Integration with data quality tools

10.0
100%
1 Rating
8.7
87%
4 Ratings

Integration with MDM tools

10.0
100%
1 Rating
5.0
50%
4 Ratings

Attribute Ratings

  • Datameer is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend
  • IBM InfoSphere DataStage is rated higher in 1 area: Support Rating
  • Datameer and IBM InfoSphere DataStage are tied in 1 area: Usability

Likelihood to Recommend

9.0

Datameer

90%
8 Ratings
7.9

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

79%
5 Ratings

Likelihood to Renew

6.4

Datameer

64%
7 Ratings

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

N/A
0 Ratings

Usability

9.0

Datameer

90%
1 Rating
9.0

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

90%
2 Ratings

Performance

Datameer

N/A
0 Ratings
9.0

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

90%
2 Ratings

Support Rating

8.0

Datameer

80%
2 Ratings
8.7

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

87%
5 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Datameer

Datameer is a great tool if someone is capable of keeping the most recent version of the tool up to date along with the most recent version of the distribution of Hadoop. The tool is easy to support but it must have someone who can run the back end processes
Ryan Baltes | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

DataStage is well suited for any size of company that's looking to move, transform, clean data and easily create data-warehouses that would help to make data ready to be presented for decision making. Data Stage would easily integrate with companies that use IBM DB2 as their main RDBMS.A scenario where it less suited could be cost. I have noticed IBM tools tend to be a little more costly than average.
Herber Gonzalez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Datameer

  • It leverages scalability, flexibility and cost-effectiveness of hadoop to deliver an end-user focused analytic platform for big data without involvement of IT.
  • It overcomes Hadoop`s complexity by providing GUI interface with pre-built functions across integration, analytics and data visualization .
  • Excel feature is awesome for business users which is already provided by Datameer.
  • Using datameer now user can do smart analytic using Decision Trees, Column dependency and recommendation.
  • Recently HTML5 inclusion is making application to available on a wider range of devices, including the iPad and other mobile devices which does not support Flash.
  • It can be used in premise or in a cloud computing environment.
  • Wizard-based data integration designed for IT and business users to schedule and do transformation of large sets of structured, semi-structured and unstructured data without any knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

  • Very reliable in handling data extraction, data transformation and loading
  • Flexibility in connecting to different type of databases, relational or non-relational
  • Great features such as parallel processing, hash handling, etc.
  • You can also take advantage of its FTP functions, and scheduling features if you need to.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Datameer

  • Many tabs sometimes reduce your focus
  • Might be better to have a more compact design
  • Video tutorials are a little long
Abhinav Patel | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

  • You must understand and know the algorithms, since the wrong use of them generates more time in processing.
  • Metadata. You need to develop with connectors, and taking all the Metadata from the menu, all the data that you complete manually, you can't track it.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Datameer

General

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

Starting Price

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

General

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

Starting Price

Likelihood to Renew

Datameer

Datameer 6.4
Based on 7 answers
Employees with intermediate SQL and Hive knowledge can generate reports faster than using Datameer . It does have visualization tool but I don't think it is anything that cannot be accomplished by importing the data in Excel
Gaurav Chawla | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Datameer

Datameer 9.0
Based on 1 answer
Easy to use for most things, starts to require some planning as your projects get more complex.
Mike Blizman | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

IBM InfoSphere DataStage 9.0
Based on 2 answers
Our development teams in the company can easily achieve and develop any ETL scripts that are needed to massage and move the data as needed. The company has also maintain this tool for a very long time making it automatic when it comes to ETL needs. We are currently trying to make DataStage our main and probably unique ETL tool
Herber Gonzalez | TrustRadius Reviewer

Performance

Datameer

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

IBM InfoSphere DataStage 9.0
Based on 2 answers
It could load thousands of records in seconds. But in the Parallel version, you need to understand how to particionate the data. If you use the algorithms erroneously, or the functionalities that it gives for the parsing of data, the performance can fall drastically, even with few records.It is necessary to have people with experience to be able to determine which algorithm to use and understand why.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Datameer

Datameer 8.0
Based on 2 answers
No answer on this topic is available.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

IBM InfoSphere DataStage 8.7
Based on 5 answers
I believe that IBM generally has one of the worst and most complex assistance systems (physical and online) that exists.
Filippo Orlando | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Datameer

Not sure how to compare Datameer with other products, it has a flavor of Excel and PowerPivot, it leverages D3.js and HTML5 for visualizations. The modeling capabilities are one of its strongest aspects. We've been looking at Tableau, Qlikview, Microstrategy, Cognos Insight, and SAP Lumira.
Hector Jimenez | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

DataStage offers better integration capabilities without the need to write code manually. It also has a native ETL engine whereas MSIS requires a SQL Server. It has better integration capabilities with data quality, data profiling and data governance tools. The main drawback of DataStage vs. MSIS is pricing.
Gonzalo Angeleri | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Datameer

  • Datameer definitely helped to increase employee efficiency, provide quick results for our data analytic teams.
  • Quick data injection and data partitions allowed quick data scans.
  • Integration with the Java sdk allowed us to reuse existing Java code.
Serge Blazhievsky | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM InfoSphere DataStage

  • Provides us an excellent ETL application
  • Made our data handling easy
  • Provide the business with high quality reports
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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