Oracle Data Integrator (ODI) vs. Talend Data Fabric

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
Score 8.4 out of 10
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Oracle Data Integrator is an ELT data integrator designed with interoperability other Oracle programs. The program focuses on a high-performance capacity to support Big Data use within Oracle.N/A
Talend Data Fabric
Score 9.2 out of 10
N/A
The Talend Data Fabric helps organizations to achieve and maintain complete, trustworthy, and uncompromised data, so that they can stay in control, mitigate risk, and drive value.N/A
Pricing
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Editions & Modules
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Offerings
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Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Free Trial
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Free/Freemium Version
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Premium Consulting/Integration Services
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Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
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Community Pulse
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Considered Both Products
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
Chose Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
Talend Data Integrator has been evaluated during the setup of the architecture for a customer, in comparison to ODI, since it's an open source ETL. But, differently from the meaning of "open source", it has licence costs too that aren't that different from ODI ones. Moreover, …
Talend Data Fabric

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Top Pros
Top Cons
Features
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Data Source Connection
Comparison of Data Source Connection features of Product A and Product B
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
9.6
11 Ratings
14% above category average
Talend Data Fabric
-
Ratings
Connect to traditional data sources9.911 Ratings00 Ratings
Connecto to Big Data and NoSQL9.39 Ratings00 Ratings
Data Transformations
Comparison of Data Transformations features of Product A and Product B
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
9.9
11 Ratings
16% above category average
Talend Data Fabric
-
Ratings
Simple transformations9.911 Ratings00 Ratings
Complex transformations9.911 Ratings00 Ratings
Data Modeling
Comparison of Data Modeling features of Product A and Product B
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
9.2
11 Ratings
12% above category average
Talend Data Fabric
-
Ratings
Data model creation9.310 Ratings00 Ratings
Metadata management9.510 Ratings00 Ratings
Business rules and workflow9.111 Ratings00 Ratings
Collaboration8.510 Ratings00 Ratings
Testing and debugging9.311 Ratings00 Ratings
Data Governance
Comparison of Data Governance features of Product A and Product B
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
9.1
9 Ratings
9% above category average
Talend Data Fabric
-
Ratings
Integration with data quality tools9.59 Ratings00 Ratings
Integration with MDM tools8.77 Ratings00 Ratings
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Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Small Businesses
Skyvia
Skyvia
Score 9.5 out of 10

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Medium-sized Companies
InfoSphere
InfoSphere
Score 8.4 out of 10

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Enterprises
InfoSphere
InfoSphere
Score 8.4 out of 10
Oracle Coherence
Oracle Coherence
Score 8.0 out of 10
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User Ratings
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Likelihood to Recommend
8.0
(29 ratings)
9.3
(7 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
10.0
(4 ratings)
8.0
(1 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
7.0
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
10.0
(1 ratings)
Implementation Rating
7.0
(1 ratings)
-
(0 ratings)
User Testimonials
Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)Talend Data Fabric
Likelihood to Recommend
Oracle
Oracle Data Integrator is well suited in all the situations where you need to integrate data from and to different systems/technologies/environments or to schedule some tasks. I've used it on Oracle Database (Data Warehouses or Data Marts), with great loading and transforming performances to accomplish any kind of relational task. This is true for all Oracle applications (like Hyperion Planning, Hyperion Essbase, Hyperion Financial Management, and so on). I've also used it to manage files on different operating systems, to execute procedures in various languages and to read and write data from and to non-Oracle technologies, and I can confirm that its performances have always been very good. It can become less appropriate depending on the expenses that can be afforded by the customer since its license costs are quite high.
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Qlik
Truly trusted contact center where the effective solution is always guaranteed. It is not a one-off fix to a specific data integration or management problem. It is a permanent and scalable solution to manage all of your data under a unified environment. Easy to use, great performance, used it for our internal data warehouse. Easy to build and connect to our data sources such as Salesforce, Netsuite, and Marketo.
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Pros
Oracle
  • Oracle Data Integrator nearly addresses every data issue that one can expect. Oracle Data Integrator is tightly integrated to the Oracle Suite of products. This is one of the major strengths of Oracle Data Integrator. Oracle Data Integrator is part of the Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Suite - which is highly used by various industries. This tool replaced Informatica ETL in Oracle Business Intelligence Applications Suite.
  • Oracle Data Integrator comes with many pre-written data packages. If one has to load data from Excel to Oracle Database, there is a package that is ready available for them - cutting down lot of effort on writing the code. Similarly, there are packages for Oracle to SQL, SQL to Oracle and all other possible combinations. Developers love this feature.
  • Oracle Data Integrator relies highly on the database for processing. This is actually an ELT tool rather than an ETL tool. It first loads all the data into target instance and then transforms it at the expense of database resources. This light footprint makes this tool very special.
  • The other major advantage of Oracle Data Integrator, like any other Oracle products, is a readily available developer pool. As all Oracle products are free to download for demo environments, many organizations prefer to play around with a product before purchasing it. Also, Oracle support and community is a big advantage compared to other vendors.
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Qlik
  • It supports a wide variety of connectors (Systems/endpoints)
  • It provides great flexibility for developers as it not only has a lot of predefined ready to use the function but also provides the ability to use complex java code within the platform. Great tool if you have good developers available.
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Cons
Oracle
  • ODI does not have an intuitive user interface. It is powerful, but difficult to figure out at first. There is a significant learning curve between usability, proficiency, and mastery of the tool.
  • ODI contains some frustrating bugs. It is Java based and has some caching issues, often requiring you to restart the program before you see your code changes stick.
  • ODI does not have a strong versioning process. It is not intuitive to keep an up to date repository of versioned code packages. This can create versioning issues between environments if you do not have a strong external code versioning process.
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Qlik
  • The print and export functionality are missing in the Community version which frustrates a lot of our clients as well as internal users.
  • The learning curve is very steep for all Talend products including DQ.
  • Lack of easy to create workflows for jobs that can be repeated.
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Likelihood to Renew
Oracle
It is maturing and over time will have a good pool of resources. Each new version has addressed the issues of the previous ones. Its getting better and bigger.
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Qlik
Lack of report export and publication! Steep learning curve!
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Usability
Oracle
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Qlik
At this moment the usability of Talend Data Quality is optimal, too bad I cannot say the same in the first three months, it was always a problem due to its steep learning curve, but what matters is being able to use it effectively at this precise moment.
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Support Rating
Oracle
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Qlik
Talend Data Quality gave us direct help in the learning process and prevented us from taking many more months to adapt and I appreciate this from the heart, I think that thanks to the support we can have very detailed reports that help increase the use of Talend Data Quality in the company.
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Alternatives Considered
Oracle
I have used Trifacta Google Data Prep quite a bit. We use Google Cloud Platform across our organization. The tools are very comparable in what they offer. I would say Data Prep has a slight edge in usability and a cleaner UI, but both of the tools have comparable toolsets.
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Qlik
The engine with which it works to process a lot of information is striking, the comparison also being the connectors it has for different RDBMS, which other tools do not count as they are GNU licenses or community editions. The friendly and intuitive environment is what catches the eye. that's why I choose Talend over any other tool
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Return on Investment
Oracle
  • From a business intelligence perspective, it allows us to provide users with the necessary data and information to make informed decisions.
  • Compared with other Oracle products and licensing, I do not think the pricing was unreasonable.
  • It is part of a larger install, so for ease of use, we purchased it with other Oracle products.
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Qlik
  • Definitely simplified the development efforts on our end in doing the data integration, saving lots of human hours.
  • Small company, so cost could be a problem for these services, but works so far.
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