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IBM Blockchain Platform

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Score 7.2 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

IBM Blockchain Platform

Very useful in being able to set up, operate, manage and govern a blockchain network. This is useful to get started quickly, so as to focus on the value-adds that blockchain provides. A way in which it can be improved would be providing more educational/academic licenses to get students and academics more involved.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

At AMIS we believe that blockchain can be a valuable technology for at least the following industries; Food & Agriculture, Smart Asset Management and Social Housing.
Robert van Mölken | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

IBM Blockchain Platform

  • Immutability - Transactions once made are there forever.
  • Distributed ledger - Allows customers to maintain their own copy of ledger by joining their node onto a blockchain network.
  • Security - Help secure sensitive data, users and devices can be authenticated using the public and private keys.
  • Provenance - Transactional history. Allows seamless dispute resolution.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

  • Because of the ready set of APIs, it becomes easy to interact with Oracle Blockchain Cloud, and to integrate with other systems.
  • The built-in security features, such as identity management and data encryption, made it an ideal choice given our industry requirements and compliance needs.
  • The deployment flexibility, as it enabled us to choose either using the private cloud option, deploy on Oracle public cloud, or a mix between them in a hybrid deployment.
Ayman Qadoumi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

IBM Blockchain Platform

  • Sometimes when I try to instantiate a chain code, it won't let me and the error messages aren't clear so I can't work on a solution
  • When a peer is not working, it's hard to know why just from the console
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

  • We need to see Oracle Blockchain Cloud communicate and integrate with other BC networks.
Ayman Qadoumi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

IBM Blockchain Platform

IBM Blockchain Platform 8.0
Based on 1 answer
Overall it is very useful. But some basic understanding of blockchain terminology and nomenclature is necessary. For instance, realizing that a Certificate Authority must be provisioned before a Peer because the Peer needs to be registered with the Certificate Authority. These things are a little more obtuse to those who are not familiar with the blockchain platform.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

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Support Rating

IBM Blockchain Platform

IBM Blockchain Platform 6.9
Based on 20 answers
IBM Blockchain Platform has 24 x 7 x 365 support. Any time we have called or opened up a case, they have been quick to respond and help out. It is good to know that whenever we run into a problem, IBM's support can be called upon to assist us.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

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Alternatives Considered

IBM Blockchain Platform

The use of Hyperledger Fabric from the IBM Blockchain Platform is a clear advantage against the other platforms, because [it] is an open standard and it is more efficient because of the centralized ordering service.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

The local presence of Oracle and their support make this initiative a success story. The built-in features include such as the ready set of REST API's, enhanced security features, and strong monitoring tools.
Ayman Qadoumi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

IBM Blockchain Platform

  • We are still at early stages to really define the ROI for using IBM Blockchain Platform, but we will not shy off from saying that IBM Blockchain Platform has really simplified for us to adopt a new technology and explore applications around the same.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

  • It has a direct positive impact on ROI, and by eliminating intermediaries from the process, we saved the related cost, which makes funds transfer cheaper.
  • It's provided more simple back-office operations, which again has a direct positive impact on ROI by saving staff time and efforts in handling transactions.
Ayman Qadoumi | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

IBM Blockchain Platform

General

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

IBM Blockchain Platform Editions & Modules

On-premise Edition
IBM Blockchain Platform - Software$0.291
  1. per virtual processor core(VPC) hour
SaaS Edition
IBM Blockchain Platform - SaaS$0.291
  1. per virtual processor core(VPC) hour
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Price is very low considering all the advanced functions and open source support you get with this platform.

Oracle Blockchain Cloud

General

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

Oracle Blockchain Cloud Editions & Modules

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