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Score 7.2 out of 100
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Likelihood to Recommend

Oracle Autonomous Database

Oracle Autonomous Database is good when you need the database to tune itself, create resource plans and gives indexing recommendations. Storage management is also important aspect that Oracle Autonomous Database is providing. We used to have an error messages when one table space is full, or the users are disconnected from the system when the memory is full. I think that this database is appropriate and more features are very welcome.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

  • Cost Effective & Flexible: Customers can start as low as a single OCPU VM up to 24 OCPUs. Customers pay only for OCPUs and Storage used.
  • Ease Of Getting Started: Customers can easily create Oracle Certified, full-featured, fully supported 11g, 12c (both 12.1 & 12.2) databases with choice of any database edition.
  • Built-in High Availability Constructs: Customers can easily deploy 2-node RAC configurations with all the VM shapes. For example: Easily deploy a 2-node RAC configuration with 2 core Virtual Machines and shared block storage of up to 40 TB.
  • Durable & Scalable Storage: Customers can use remote storage starting at 256GB up to 40 TB. Storage can be scale up with no downtime.
  • Secure: Customers still get all the advantages of our Oracle IAM for management control and VCN Security lists for securing their database environments.
Nagabhushan Krishnappa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Database Development

Oracle Autonomous Database
6.9
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Version control tools
Oracle Autonomous Database
6.4
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Test data generation
Oracle Autonomous Database
6.0
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Performance optimization tools
Oracle Autonomous Database
7.9
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Schema maintenance
Oracle Autonomous Database
7.4
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Database change management
Oracle Autonomous Database
6.9
Oracle Database Cloud Service

Database Administration

Oracle Autonomous Database
7.0
Oracle Database Cloud Service
User management
Oracle Autonomous Database
6.9
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Database security
Oracle Autonomous Database
8.0
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Database status reporting
Oracle Autonomous Database
7.2
Oracle Database Cloud Service
Change management
Oracle Autonomous Database
6.0
Oracle Database Cloud Service

Database-as-a-Service

Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
9.8
Automatic software patching
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
9.3
Database scalability
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
10.0
Automated backups
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
10.0
Database security provisions
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
10.0
Monitoring and metrics
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
10.0
Automatic host deployment
Oracle Autonomous Database
Oracle Database Cloud Service
9.3

Pros

Oracle Autonomous Database

  • Robust - this product doesn't have a lot of downtime. It's less prone to errors than some other tools I've worked with.
  • Scalable - we can keep adding more things to it. We haven't hit any roadblocks when we've tried to do more with our database.
Manish Garg | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

  • It's easy to spin it up.
  • An easy backup and restore process.
  • Patching is made easy.
  • It connects to local clients without any issues.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Oracle Autonomous Database

  • Autonomous DB integration with PeopleSoft. Issues noticed in the application.
  • More flexibility of user access to DB OS.
  • External connections using DB link is not possible .
  • Appears sophisticated as a majority of the controls reside with Oracle in terms of security, patching, maintenance, tuning. Less responsibility to a proficient DBA.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

  • It will be good to have UI control based auto backup options like retention of database backup, auto delete DB back-up.
  • Auto Extend Data Storage on existing local storage process needs to be little improved, it's not smooth to create the extension of data storage on local.
  • There should be some easy and better way of sending the DB monitor alerts (like Tablespace exceed,Index Space is full, High Performance Query on DB) to specific required email address.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Oracle Autonomous Database

Oracle Autonomous Database 7.0
Based on 1 answer
Autonomous is the way of the future and this is one system which is crucial to any system and is also autonomous.It is self-tuning and self-maintaining which are major advantages.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Oracle Autonomous Database

Features provided by Oracle Autonomous Database including automation, high availability, self-securing, self-repairing and automated database tuning are hugely unique and are not supported by products from other vendors. According to the research we have performed so far, it seems that the introduction of machine learning algorithms is a winning factor that will become more and more desirable in the world of enterprise database products.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

The features are complemented by database lifecycle management features
like configuration management, performance management, patch automation, etc which make the
solution complete from a DBaaS administrator’s perspective as well. As we saw above, Enterprise
Manager 12c covers all the major use cases for DBaaS, which yield significant business benefits and
high ROI.
Nagabhushan Krishnappa | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Oracle Autonomous Database

  • Oracle Autonomous Database, and the safe harbor statements, are good, and when it comes to availability Oracle should control the number of bugs we hit every year, and they need to test all those bugs and the impacts before they release. They may be doing it today, but still, they need to invest their money into it. Even TDE is new and needs to improve a lot. The troubleshooting with TDE and skill level in Oracle needs to improve.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Database Cloud Service

  • It's definitely a cheaper database service.
  • It's more reliable, and integrates well with other cloud applications.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Oracle Autonomous Database

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Yes
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional

Oracle Database Cloud Service

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Oracle Autonomous Database
7.4
Oracle Database Cloud Service
8.6

Likelihood to Renew

Oracle Autonomous Database
7.0
Oracle Database Cloud Service

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