AWS Data Exchange is a refreshing new way to publish datasets for sale
May 23, 2021

AWS Data Exchange is a refreshing new way to publish datasets for sale

Ramindu Deshapriya | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 8 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with AWS Data Exchange

We use AWS Data Exchange as a straightforward solution to publish datasets from our healthcare solutions platform. This is a great way to get simulated datasets that we generate using machine learning methodologies out to potential clients, and to encourage the various partnerships we have with research divisions at universities that use datasets generated by our organization. Being able to point AWS Data Exchange at existing data sources such as AWS S3 and AWS Redshift has really helped us to simplify the process of delivering data to our clients and users.
  • Simplified data delivery
  • Ability to create any amount of data products
  • Ability to integrate payment plans with data products
  • Tracking data downloads and users
  • Integration with other AWS data services
  • Integration with more data sources
  • Ability to deliver data to clients without AWS accounts
  • Inclusion of direct data downloads in addition to asynchronous methods
  • Reduced time to publish datasets for sale by more than 80%
  • Increased net profit from dataset sales by ~10%
  • Reduced data delivery time to clients by 15%

Do you think AWS Data Exchange delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with AWS Data Exchange's feature set?

Yes

Did AWS Data Exchange live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of AWS Data Exchange go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy AWS Data Exchange again?

Yes

AWS Data Exchange fits best for scenarios where you have datasets that you would like to sell and you want to deliver it to anyone who would like to purchase it. It really beats having to set up downloads via your own website or portal. However, it can get complicated to manage if you're trying to deliver a dataset a client has already paid for.

AWS Data Exchange Feature Ratings

Connect to traditional data sources
6
Connecto to Big Data and NoSQL
9
Data model creation
9
Metadata management
9
Business rules and workflow
7
Collaboration
9
Testing and debugging
7
Integration with data quality tools
7