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Score 8.2 out of 100
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Score 8.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

As with any cloud service, the main advantage of Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing is the ability to scale up (and down, if required), thus reducing initial costs. You can start with a simple 1 CPU and 20Gb instance for free, and scale up to meet your requirements with some simple clicks. You do not have to worry about administrative tasks (OS installation and configuration, storage provisioning, software installation/upgrade, maintenance, etc.).
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

OEM is very well suited for all Oracle products, especially Oracle databases and Exadata machines; even not Oracle hardware, it is very good and displaying high level details.OEM is not well suited for older hardware vendors like AIX, HP-UX, DEC/Digital, Microsoft (sql server). This is a big negative as most large companies have a heterogeneous environment with many different vendor hardware and (database) software products.
Maurice Samuels | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Monitoring Tasks

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.6
Remote monitoring
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
9.1
Network device monitoring
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.2
Multiple Server Monitoring
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
9.4
Multi-device monitoring
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.9
Automated alerts and notifications
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.4

Management Tasks

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.6
Patch Management
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.1
Service configuration management
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.5
Software and hardware inventory
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.7
Policy-based automation
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.1

Reporting

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.0
Performance data reports
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.1
Customizable reporting
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.7
Data visualization
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.7
Risk analysis
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.6

Security

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.4
Data backup and recovery
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.3
Antivirus and malware management
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
6.2
Adinistraor access control
Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
Oracle Enterprise Manager
7.8

Pros

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

  • Quick and simple to deploy (less than 5 steps to create a new instance)
  • No administrative tasks (backup, re-sizing) required
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

  • Database status. Being able to see which databases are up/down, at a glance, allows us to quickly react to issues.
  • Reporting. We report on last backups, daily status, a host of metrics, and compliance levels of all our databases. With reporting we come into the office with a set of "status" reports and we know instantly if a database has issues.
  • Metrics. We have a number of KPI's and SLA's we need to meet. Metrics applied to the databases allow us to stay on top of those requirements as well as fix common issues without a DBA needing to log in to assess the issue.
Joseph Szupiany | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

  • None significant to be mentioned
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

  • We also use OEM to monitor SQL Server. However, OEM only provided limited features for SQL Server. It would be nice if we can schedule backup jobs for SQL Server in OEM.
  • The ability to run SQL queries. You can't run queries in OEM. I have to go to SQL Developer or SQL PLUS to run. queries.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing 7.3
Based on 1 answer
You get almost all the features of Oracle Database, including the ability to deploy APEX applications, without having to worry about system, storage or database configuration and maintenance, backups, etc. Also, you can start for free and move up adding resources as you need.
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

Both Azure SQL Database and Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing offer a powerful and robust database platform. The advantage of Autonomous Transaction Processing is the ability to host APEX applications for free and without any special/complicated deployment or configuration process. Having a rapid development environment embedded for free was the main advantage for choosing Oracle as my cloud database provider.
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

Toad for Oracle is more suited for individual users who have a strong focus on database development, and it is not as comprehensive as Oracle Enterprise Manager. While it is quite decent in logical database layer tasks, such as schema objects and SQL, it lacks visibility into host level and I/O layer performance stats.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

  • Using the free tier allows me to develop and test the APEX app with no cost.
  • Changing it from a single-user to a department tool is simple.
Lisandro Fernigrini | TrustRadius Reviewer

Oracle Enterprise Manager

  • You are practically blind without OEM. There are other tools available but are expensive and negatively impact database performance.
  • If a bug hits OEM and it skips monitoring or doesn't catch something, it can have extremely negative consequences.
  • Being able to deploy scripts through OEM has replaced thousands of hours of work.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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Pricing Details

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing

General

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

Oracle Enterprise Manager

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
8.2
Oracle Enterprise Manager
8.8

Usability

Oracle Autonomous Transaction Processing
7.3
Oracle Enterprise Manager

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