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Solution Criteria for Operational Database Platform as a Service

Published: 24 March 2020

ID: G00386663

Analyst(s): Lyn Robison

Summary

The database-platform-as-a-service market continues its brisk growth, with constantly maturing capabilities and widespread adoption. This research provides data and analytics technical professionals a comprehensive set of criteria for assessing operational dbPaaS offerings.

Table Of Contents

Solution Criteria

  • Adopting dbPaaS
    • Which dbPaaS Offerings Are Most Appropriate for the Needs of My Enterprise?
    • Understanding the Feature Mix of dbPaaS Databases
    • Using the Solution Criteria to Evaluate dbPaaS Offerings
    • Single Vendor Versus Best-of-Breed Data-to-Analytics Pipelines
  • How the Evaluation Is Structured
  • Understanding the Solution Criteria
    • Solution Criteria Interpretation and Assumptions
    • Solution Criteria Definitions
    • Geographic Scope
  • Baseline Criteria
  • Deployment
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Development
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Performance and Scalability
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Data Integration
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Management and Operations
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional
  • Database Security
    • Required
    • Preferred
    • Optional

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