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IBM App Connect

IBM App Connect

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IBM App Connect is a multi-tenant, cloud-based platform for rapidly integrating cloud applications, on-premises applications and enterprise systems in a hybrid environment using a ‚Äúconfiguration, not coding‚ÄĚ approach.

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IBM App Connect review by Rafael C.
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" Lo mejor para conectar aplicaciones y datos en todos nuestros entornos"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect es una aplicación muy buena que ayuda a nuestra empresa a administrar los datos entre la nube y los sistemas empresariales. Nos brinda la posibilidad de desarrollar aplicaciones y microservicios a través de la conexión de aplicaciones. Es muy fácil unir los datos de varias aplicaciones y desarrollar microservicios. y apis y eso también en tiempo real. Estas son las mejores cosas sobre ibm app connect. También nos ayuda a configurar eventos en ciertas condiciones y nos ayuda a reaccionar de forma automática. Además de esto, también puede compartir los datos entre aplicaciones con mucha facilidad.

What do you dislike?

Para ser sincero, realmente no sent√≠a que hubiera algo que no me gustara, pero si algo se puede atenuar, entonces deber√≠a ser el precio, es un producto incre√≠ble y ofrece muchas caracter√≠sticas para su precio, pero ser√° a√ļn m√°s atractivo si se le dio un descuento.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Recomiendo usar IBM App Connect para proyectos donde sea necesario administrar datos de m√°s de una fuente, porque no es posible usar datos de m√°s de una fuente para una sola aplicaci√≥n, sino que se vuelve f√°cil si los datos est√°n en formato √ļnico, para eso usando la aplicaci√≥n IBM App Connect convertir√° toda esa informaci√≥n en una sola fuente y tambi√©n podr√° compartirla con sus otros clientes o compa√Ī√≠as utilizando esa fuente √ļnica de datos para otros requisitos o aplicaciones.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Utilizo IBM App Connect para desarrollar servicios para los datos de nuestros proyectos y uso el mismo para compartirlo con terceros mientras subcontratamos el proyecto para que podamos mantener la privacidad de nuestros clientes y monitorear el uso de datos. Es muy fácil setup así que usamos IBM App Connect para administrar datos para nuestros proyectos.

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IBM App Connect review by Jay P.
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"Best integration platform"

What do you like best?

I m using IBM app connect service provided by IBM from more then a year and the best thing about it is one of the best online service for integrating data from various other application to one application. Also it will indicate from where the data has came and where it is going, It will help a lot for data processing.

What do you dislike?

If you are a new user than it may take weeks to learn how to use the software, As it is bit complicated. Also the cost of using the service is on higher side.

Recommendations to others considering the product

You can do really powerful things with the help of this service. I will surely recommend you for using this service for integrating data from various applications.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

The main benefit of using IBM app connect is integrating data by using AI powered triggers and macros. Also it will automatically take care about supported formats and will convert into it. Also you can genreate various reports after analysis of the data on it's own. All of these helps a lot when your project is crucial and you want to save some time.

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IBM App Connect review by Antonio R.
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"Excelente aplicación en la nube"

What do you like best?

Me gusta la forma en que nos ayuda a manejar tantas fuentes de datos √ļnicas, especialmente que tambi√©n ayudar√© con la informaci√≥n de la fuerza de ventas. Esto nos convierte en un empleador con mayor informaci√≥n! Podemos combinar mejor nuestros sistemas internos y notar la totalidad desde una perspectiva m√°s precisa.

What do you dislike?

La interfaz de usuario tiene muchas cosas en las que desearía pintar. Parece ser un poco complicado y deseo que sea una interfaz más simple de controlar. Además, una visualización más alta y extra podría ayudar a super. Los datos pueden sugerir cargas adicionales a las personas con visualización!

Recommendations to others considering the product

Es relativamente una aplicación muy necesaria y se la sugeriría a cualquier asistente; está a kilómetros de distancia y ofrece unas cuantas funciones simplemente geniales.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Hemos consolidado y cambiado nuestro reconocimiento para estar m√°s impulsados por los hechos. IBM App Connect nos est√° ayudando a salvar la brecha entre un par de fuentes y pinturas superiores.

IBM App Connect review by Nimeet D.
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"IBM app connect data management"

What do you like best?

Hello guys, I m using this app from almost a year and had a great time with it. The ease with it which a huge amount of data can be handled is just amazing. It can transfer any data from one application to other applications with some clicks. Also their is no problem of formay supporting as it will be converted into supported format by its own during data transfer. Also it AI facilities are also awesome nd by creating macros auto data management is possible.

What do you dislike?

Almost in a year I have no problems with it just few bugs. But sure the price is at higher side. Also the user interface can be a bit more attractive.

Recommendations to others considering the product

IBM app connect is most useful for making API and data handling( transfer, generation of different documents). Also I surely recommend you if your project crucial.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Huge data management and data analysis and report generation. Before using this IBM service it was very difficult and painstaking task but now it's fun and definitely efficiency has increased a lot.

IBM App Connect review by Parth T.
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"Echange of data using API and excellent data management"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect service is one of the best service that can provide exchange of data(one application to other application). Also it will convert to supporting format in between. We can use it's AI power watson to create macros and triggers to automatic transfer of data and for its analysis and generate different reports with it.

What do you dislike?

I m using this app from almost a year and their is nothing to dislike about it but yes every great product has some cons.Their are some bugs and due to it sometimes it crashes. Also the price is too high as compared to the features

Recommendations to others considering the product

I will recommend using IBM app connect for saving your time if your project is crucial. Also using this app your efficiency will increase tremendously. More work can be completed within same work time. Also

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Before using IBM app connect it will take a hell lot of time to manage huge amount of data and yes your efficiency will surely decrease with more work stress. But now with it the same tedious work has now become a fun and efficiency has also increased.

IBM App Connect review by Luz C.
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"Excellent outil d'intégration"

What do you like best?

L'une des choses que j'aime le plus dans ce logiciel est qu'il fournit une plate-forme intégrée pour exécuter, créer et gérer les API, il peut aussi développer des intégrations entre systèmes qui se font dans d'autres logiciels et qui prendraient beaucoup plus de temps et seraient plus difficiles à réaliser.

What do you dislike?

J'utilise ce service depuis longtemps et je me suis rendu compte qu'il est comparativement meilleur que d'autres services de ce genre. Il est également robuste et prend ainsi soin de toute erreur inattendue. Je n'ai donc aucune plainte concernant IBM App Connect.

Je pense que la structure de prix devrait √™tre d√©finie √† nouveau parce que si je l'utilise avec ibm mq qui est aussi un produit ibm que je devrais obtenir son abonnement pour un co√Ľt inf√©rieur qui n'est pas fait en ce moment.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Je recommande l'utilisation d'ibm app connect en raison de sa large utilisation des applications dans ce domaine moderne de l'informatique dans les nuages. le problème de la manipulation des données de plusieurs architectures de nuages peut être facilement résolu en utilisant ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

IBM App Connect est un tr√®s bon compl√©ment √† votre entreprise car il vous aide √† g√©rer toutes les donn√©es qui circulent entre les diff√©rentes applications. Je recommande √† tout le monde de l'essayer (un essai gratuit est disponible) et je suis s√Ľr que vous serez satisfait de l'exp√©rience car cela r√©duit beaucoup de temps que vous pouvez utiliser dans la production que dans la gestion des donn√©es.

IBM App Connect review by Adrian M.
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"Very helpfull using IBM App Connect"

What do you like best?

One of the things I like most about this software is that it provides an integrated platform to run, create and manage APIs, it can also develop integrations between systems that are made in other software and that would take much longer and be more difficult. achieve.

Its reliability and the large number of end points for connectivity are valuable features. I like the ease with which you can add custom applications with the IBM integration bus.

It's interesting how you can perform extremely complex integrations, but when configured like any other application, your experience to connect SaaS applications with other applications and your own local systems is just as simple.

What do you dislike?

Among the things that I do not like, is the difficulty to get immediate help, however, it is beneficial for us to have a support team with a very high knowledge, therefore, they should improve the response time.

Recommendations to others considering the product

You can do really powerful things with this system. The general design is an attempt to configure some of the routine tasks / common functionality, but allows the development / personalization of the core of the application.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

The main benefit I have obtained has been to integrate our product databases with Salesforce, the development of the proxy API is quite easy with the IBM Connect application, it has a graphical developer interface, we can quickly develop solutions that connect to anything in the cloud, without having to build those connectors ourselves, so it helps to optimize time and makes it very intuitive

IBM App Connect review by Antonio L.
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"Le meilleur que E utilisé dans les années"

What do you like best?

Au cours de notre évaluation, le soutien était assez bon car ils étaient prêts à passer littéralement des heures au téléphone en essayant de travailler à travers certains de nos problèmes. Malheureusement, ils ont été incapables de les résoudre tous

What do you dislike?

Les caractéristiques d'authentifications ne sont pas proches de la gestion API ca (f. k. a laye R7).

L'expérience de développement n'est pas aussi bonne que celle de Apigee.

L'interface graphique doit être améliorée. Peut-être que l'équipe de produits devrait voir les autres outils de gestion de l'API dans leur offre

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Ils sont l'un des leaders du marché dans le rapport du Gartner. Comme il utilise DataPower comme passerelle, une organisation qui utilise DP comme passerelle peut facilement intégrer IBM API Connect à leur écosystème.

De mes recherches, la version la moins chère d'un abonnement Cloud est plus [cher] que Apigee. Je pense que le moins cher de Apigee est d'environ ~ 300-400 USD/mois

IBM App Connect review by Miguel C.
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"Buen soporte pero muchos fallos"

What do you like best?

Durante nuestra evaluación, el apoyo fue bastante bueno, ya que estaban dispuestos a pasar literalmente horas en el teléfono tratando de resolver algunos de nuestros problemas. Desafortunadamente, no pudieron resolverlos todos.

What do you dislike?

La interfaz de usuario no era tan intuitiva como muchos de sus competidores en el espacio iPaaS, lo que lleva a una curva de aprendizaje mucho más grande y se bloqueó constantemente al tratar de desarrollar integraciones.

Recommendations to others considering the product

Recomiendo usar la aplicación de conexión de IBM si desea recopilar datos de todas las fuentes o si está trabajando en un proyecto de este tipo cuando debe manejar más de una transmisión en vivo en tiempo real.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Cast Iron fue una de las muchas soluciones de iPaaS que decidimos evaluar para resolver varios problemas de integración que teníamos en el negocio. Este producto fue evaluado por mí mismo y por varios de mis colegas, pero nunca lo introduje en un entorno de producción. La razón principal para que nosotros nunca entremos en producción son los numerosos problemas que tuvimos justo durante la evaluación, así como las interfaces no intuitivas.

IBM App Connect review by Sheeta S.
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"Exchange data through apis and microservices"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is an application which lets you exchange the data between applications.It works as an integration between the two applications or more and transfers the data through various applications and in doing so you can process a single data through multiple applications and get the resultant data.If you are not using ibm app connect than you will have to transfer data from one service to another and get the result which is a totally manual task and so it would save your time if you use ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

I think the cost is high because ibm app connect doesn't give many features as compared to its price.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I actually recommend using ibm app connect if you really need time and the project is time crucial.Also you should have large amount of budget for that because it is costly.If all these terms meet than you can proceed to using ibm app connect.There are some cool things about app connect which makes it differ from others like the add ons which you can use with app connect is a novel idea,so it can also be a reason for using ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We have certain projects in our organization when we have to transfer data for processing from one application to another,we use to do it manually but that takes days to process the data and there is a possibility of human error instead we started using ibm app connect and it saved us a lot of time and we can use that time for actual improvement in the system.

IBM App Connect review by Anushka M.
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"Connect Applications - On-cloud or On-premises"

What do you like best?

One of the best available service that helps to integrate various business application either it be on cloud or on premises. After this it even makes sure that the data is real time synchronized. Another feature that I would like to point is the API creation feature, where one can create simple APIs that helps to manage the flow of data, from the interface itself. They also provide a pretty good interface which has great UI/UX. Also all the dashboards are reachable from the interface.

What do you dislike?

I have been using this service from a long time and have realized that it is comparatively better than other such services. It is also robust and so takes care of any unexpected errors. So I have no complaints regarding IBM App Connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

This is a pretty good application that any organization can use who have many apps to manage. IBM App Connect makes things easy for you. Also it is easy to setup and much easier to use. One can even create simple APIs that can be used to simplfy the whole data syncing and real time update process

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

IBM App Connect provide various features that we use at EaseSolutions. One is the integrating applications feature which we use to connect different business applications we use in ourorganizations as well as those that we design for our clients. Another is the API creation which we use to create simple APIs that help us to manage the whole data flow within those integrated applications.

After using IBM App Connect we realized that we saved a lot of time that we previously wasted on maintainance and management of the centralized database that was shared between different applications. IBM App Connect made that part much easier.

IBM App Connect review by Soni T.
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"Best Solution For Connecting Applications"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect has many things which I think are best about it.The most important feature of ibm app connect is in its name itself,the capability of connecting different applications through their data and easily manage by automating things.You can also use ibm app connect to combine and connect the data from multiple sources and best thing is you can convert that connected data into a api which can be shared and used under constrained.So as you see its a great application.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect for connecting applications and automate the workflow using ibm app connect.You can also use it for connecting data sources and developing apis.You can also create microservices of the data flow and use it as per your requirement so it has many things which are so much useful so I recommend using it.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect mainly for connecting multiple applications.We have various projects in our company where we require the features of more than one application and where we have to take output of one application and supply it as input to another but manually doing that is not cool so we use ibm app connect to automate this integration stuff.

IBM App Connect review by Roshni S.
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"IBM App Connect Review: "IBM API Connect - Leaders in the API Management Space""

What do you like best?

The most valuable feature for me is the availability of the adapters, which are already made out of the box. My customer then doesn't need to really spend a lot of time getting into production. You name it, SalesForce, or Ariba, whatever be the supporting products that we need to integrate to. It's just a matter of days to get it in production. That's the great part of it.

What do you dislike?

The development and the transformation capability is not so great. I believe IBM is looking to incorporate some of the features of IBM App Connect into API Connect.

I think most critically our customers are asking for support. If I call within the next two hours, someone should be there at least on a call to support me. Support is the major thing. There have been a few instances when customers have come with complaints but all around, they're still happy.

Recommendations to others considering the product

It's been very good. There were issues only because of its scalability, since we have the Hypervisor Edition, that we've run into some of the sizings that have impacts on the performance.

Give this one a try, especially the new IBM App Connect because it fits so well with the new design and the way it fits in with the new APIs. You can build out new APIs with it. I would say to use it.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Because it has a graphical developer interface, we can quickly develop solutions that are connecting to anything on the cloud, without having to build those connectors ourselves.

Whether it be a CRM, ERP or whatever you want to integrate with, customers get the integration projects done at least 40% ahead of time. That's a great benefit for them and for us.

IBM App Connect review by Kruti P.
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"Friendly UI and Easy way for data management"

What do you like best?

I m using IBM app service since last 4-5 months, M not so experienced with it but surely I can suggest that this is one of the best service provided by IBM. It can be used with ease to manage data from various other portals. We can automate our transfer of our data from one application to other application also we can transfer them in their supported format. It can also be used to for implementation of API's using ESB.

What do you dislike?

As I m not using this service since years, I can't really speak about it but yeas the service is too expensive and it is what is dislike most about it.

Recommendations to others considering the product

As per my knowledge I will recommend it for automated transfer of data from different application and creating their own documents on its own. Apart from this it can also be used for Ipaas and for ESB and to implement it is too easy.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use IBM app connect for automatic transfer of data from various other applications. I also use it's power AI using Waston and salesforce much quickly.

IBM App Connect review by Vishwa P.
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"Automate your workflow"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect helps you automate your workflow in minutes.You can easily automate the regular tasks which involve transfer of data from one application to another and set that automated macros through which it can be called.Also you can set the triggers for certain data scenario and also assign appropriate functions accordingly.You can also use the ibm watson's AI capabilities to get detailed report about the data flow which is occurring in the whole system.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect to mainly automate the workflow of the applications so that we can automate the mundane tasks of carrying data from one application to another and do that automatically so that we can just trigger certain function on certain data events in order to make the full task automatic.Also I think that the price is cheaper compared to other applications so you should use it once for incredible experience.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect mostly to automate the workflow within different applications so that we can focus on the main application instead of running mundane tasks manually.I also integrate ibm watson to my client's project from ibm app connect to give AI capabilities and generate detailed application data flow report so that we can know what is going where.

IBM App Connect review by Ananya D.
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"Better application with cumulative support "

What do you like best?

It is the best application that I have come across because you get support for setup from ibm as well as from team of ibm app connect so it has best support.The other things than support that I like about it is that it works best for integrating the applications and also the data with it.It helps you manage how data will be connected while connecting applications and also you can share the dataset from one application to any other application.It also has extra services which can be utilized with it like ibm watson which is also best.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about it because it works well everytime I use.

Recommendations to others considering the product

My recommandation regarding ibm app connect is that you each penny spend after it is worth because you can get 24x7 support from ibm if you have any implementation issues and get it solved which is very much necessary to reduce your implementation time.Also you get various extra services through app connect whose furthur description is there on the website.You can join two applications to make them work with each other in a fine way.So you can use it in any way you want.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am using ibm app connect to connect various applications and develop a single application that works unanimously with both of them and the flow of the data is also uanimous in order for the application to work fine.I also use ibm watson access through ibm app connect sometimes for big data analytics and heavy computation sometimes.

IBM App Connect review by Vishruti S.
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"Integrate salesforce and watson easily"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is a application by ibm which enables you to connect or integrate salesforce and ibm watson with your application in a much simpler way.Using salesforce through ibm app connect will unleash its true power and help you manage your data beyond salesforce platform.Easily connect various salesforce cloud quickly and manage the big data with much smoothness.IBM watson on the other hand gives the power of AI and big data applications for your application which can be used in various required ways.So both the integrations are best.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect to you because it can be used to integrate salesforce and ibm watson to perform various big data problems using both the integrations.Salesforce helps you to manage the data where as ibm watson helps you to run AI models on that data.This is the reason why I recommend using IBM App connect.It gives you far more features and much easier solutions.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect for integrating salesforce and ibm watson to my applications that I develop.Using ibm app connect I give the power of AI using watson and salesforce much quickly and easily.It gives support and features of salesforce beyond salesforce platform so I use IBM app connect for integrating both of those.

IBM App Connect review by Sunita K.
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"Connect Fast and Grow Faster"

What do you like best?

This tool is one of the best I found over the four years of work in Information Technology field. It provides feature to link various applications organization use with a few simple steps. This total process helps to connect data flow between all the applications which eventually leads to less inconsistency and less maintenance as it produces a centralized database which can easily be managed. With all these it also promises real-time updates.

What do you dislike?

The cost should not have been this high. If the cutoff some services and and don't charge the money for the same it would have been great. I am saying such because here at our organization we don't use the API feature but e still pay for whole package which contains API building feature too. If the platform would have been such that "you pay for what you use" it would have saved a lot of money to our organization.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I highly recommend any high scale organization to use IBM App Connect. This particular tool helps you a lot in terms of data management and the real-time sync feature will be a good perk for all the customers as well as IBM App Connect is robust and rarely fails.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We use IBM App Connect to integrate all the applications we use for business as it helps to easy manage the data and at some extent understand the data flow. The centralized database removes inconsistency and also the real-time update feature helps our customers to easy access different applications as the data the update or modify syncs through all the applications.

IBM App Connect review by Vikram S.
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"IBM App Connect - Easy Way To Connect Business Applications "

What do you like best?

IBM App Connect is easy to setup as well as easy to learn. We run only a 3 day training program to introduce it to our new employees and they just become capable to use any feature of the tool. This easy to understand thing about IBM App connect is so good.

Also I would like to mention that Dashboard they provide is also awesome as it brings almost everything to a single interface where one can easily manage anything linked to the tool.

What do you dislike?

There is nothing that I can mention is too bad about the tool. I have been using it for years and also have recommended many other fellows that work in different organizations.

Recommendations to others considering the product

IBM App Connect is a very good add on to your business as it helps you to manage all that data that flow between various applications. I recommend everyone to try it ( a free trial is available ) and I am sure you will be happy with the experience as this reduces a lot of time which you can use in production than in data management.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

As Easesolutions is a large scale organization and we have number applications to manage we use IBM App Connect to merge data of these applications and build a real-time centralized database which we use throughout the applications and provide next-level services to our customers in terms of data synchronization and centralization.

IBM App Connect review by Ronak P.
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"very easy to implement service by IBM !!"

What do you like best?

i am a senior software developer at infosytech india and i have been using ibm app connect for about 2-3 years for API development basically i am using IBM APP connect as ESB (Enterprise Service Buus) , and one of the most lovely thing about ibm app connect is that it's really easy to connect your applications with private servers rapidly and easily , it has really beautiful user interface which highly customization and really easy to use , i used to teach ibm app connect to the other interns and they really get used to it within 2 - 3 days easily , and we can create a flow without writing any line of code , we just have to specify the actions only and it's done , i must say the quality of support provided by IBM A pp connect is really cool and supportive too ! !

What do you dislike?

the cost price is very high , other than this their is nothing to dislike about IBM App Connect !!

Recommendations to others considering the product

It's one of the reliable and really easy to use service created by IBM for API development , it is very interactive and easy to use for the freshers ! 1

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

we use IBM app connect for api designing and api development as ESB !!

IBM App Connect review by Amit P.
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"App Connect !!"

What do you like best?

i have been using IBM App Connect for 2-3 months only so as if now i have not explored the IBM App Connect that much but you can say that it made my work very easy and interesting , the most interesting thing about IBM APP Connect is that it is very easy to integrate it with other business software , and with ibm app connect we can easily able to generate documentation using so many varieties of modeling languages very easily and rapidly , it also allows us to integrate various types of heterogeneous data from so many different services , for the people who do not love to code it's the best api management tool because in ibm app connect we don't need to write a single line of code as we just have to create event triggered flows only ! !

What do you dislike?

the quality of support is not so good , the user interface is not so responsive and not so easy to use ! !

Recommendations to others considering the product

As a new user of IBM App Connect user i must say that it's very easy to use for API lifecycle managment and it is really effective it cut downs your half of the work easily , so if you have not tried it then you should give it a try at least once ! !

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

we use IBM app connect as iPaaS and ESB !!

IBM App Connect review by Shweta P.
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"Amazing Big Data Processing And Data Virtualization"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect lets you process the data in realtime and also enables data virtualization simultaneously.It helps us to virtualize all the data sources and create a single virtual environment consisting of all the data sources on which you can apply machine learning and AI algorithms.It is the best way in which you can virtualize data in realtime.This is why I like ibm app connect too much.If you donot want to use the data at the same time than you can save that data instance and process data later which can also be done easily using ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

The data conversion has some bugs,other things are fine.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would recommend using ibm app connect mainly for data computation and data virtualization on cloud servers.I have used it mainly for data virtualization and running ML algorithms on it and am having a very good experience using it.I also got very good and accurate results by using ibm app connect so I think it works best so I recommend using ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We are actually a cloud computation organization and I mainly work on Machine learning and AI projects.We have to process large amount of data and then run algorithms on it.But we have more than one cloud servers from where we get the data so I use ibm app connect to enable data virtualization and connect them to preprocess and compute algorithms on it.

IBM App Connect review by Arohi S.
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"One Stop Data Managing Solution"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is the best place to get all the services regarding your data management requirement.You can use ibm app connect in many ways and in each way you use it you will get the best things from ibm.It offers great services like merging data into one.If you have multiplte data sources,you can connect those using ibm app connect.You can even convert the data source from one format to the another format as required.And also you get access to AI services and other connector services that ibm app connect supports so it is a one stop solution for managing data.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect rather its a very good app.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect as it has many services which can be used to easily and interactively manage the data sources.You can use it for various purposes like transfering data,converting data and also access other data related services and connectors which can be integrated to your application through ibm app connect.So it is the app worth recommending.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We use ibm app connect in many ways like in our last project I used ibm app connect to transfer data from one application to another application and convert the data to suitable data format in the middle.I also used it for accessing AI resources through app connect and also generate api of the data source using ibm app connect.So it has helped me in my various projects.

IBM App Connect review by Rinki S.
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"It's the best suitable solution for API management of your cloud application!! "

What do you like best?

i have been using IBM App connect for 1-2 month , i recently joined infostretch as a cloud architect and application developer and then one i day Project manager assigned me a task for creating an API integration and i followed the traditional development approach and after some time he came and told me about the IBM APP Connect and then i started learning about it and it becomes so easy now to manage the total API management life cycle , the top most thing about the IBM App connect is you don't need to code a single line ,you just need to make an event driven flow diagram , and i must say the user interface is very much interactive and you can easily learn and start using it within a week , it's dash board is quite cool too !!

What do you dislike?

everything is very cool about the IBM App Connect , these service is really helpful !

Recommendations to others considering the product

one of the best tool for managing an external API's and easy to implement in real time for all the software developers !!

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

our company use it to manage External API's !

IBM App Connect review by Rohit M.
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"Easy Integrations with IBM MQ"

What do you like best?

App connect is the best service which can be helpful as an integration to work with IBM MQ.It helps us to convert data structures from one format to another.For example if you want your application to be ran on IBM MQ queue which accepts only cobol data and you are getting the stream of data in the form of json,so using ibm app connect integration you can easily convert the data type to cobol and then supply it to ibm mq queue.You can also have multiple data sources of json format,unite them and then convert it to cobol data structure.If you need then you can use ibm app connect independently by using more than one data source and creating api for all the data you have so that you can use that api for more than one application.

What do you dislike?

I think the pricing structure should be defined again because if I am using it with ibm mq which is also a ibm product than I should get its subscription for a lower cost which is not done right now.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect if you want to do one of these things.First is using ibm app connect as an integration service for converting data structures of the data.Another is combining the data sources to one and then convert data structures.Or else want to develop api of the data sources and share it for other application usages then you can use ibm app connect because it does each of these things in a perfect manner.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect mostly as an integration with ibm mq.We have many of our applications running on ibm mq queue and we get the data from various sources and various formats.I convert all those formats to cobol format for ibm mq through ibm app connect as an intermediate service so that the ibm mq queue gets proper data in cobol format.

IBM App Connect review by Sonali s.
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"Best Augmented Facility along with data transformation"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is the only application which provides best access to augmented services along with data transformation.It is mainly used for managing data flow and data transformation from one application to another.Its AI algorithms available through augmented services allows you to automatically manage the data flow and also apply Natural language processing and big data analytics on your data.This services are all part of a single package which makes it even more fancier.It is the application which gives many services for low cost.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

My recommendations to others considering ibm app connect is that you should start using ibm app connect because it provides you access to augmented solutions and other major services of managing data resource in so much fluent way that no other service can do.It also gives you some freebie services with the subscription and also offers discount on yearly plans so it is worth investing in ibm app connect for making you application much robust and enhance its development speed using app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I have been using ibm app connect for many purposes.I have used app connect for developing apis for data sources.I have used it for data transformation while connecting multiple applications and I have widely used it for applying ai solutions like data analytics and data flow monitoring through app connect.The main reason for using it is its no code approach which makes it more simpler to implement.

IBM App Connect review by Sita A.
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"Smart Connectors For Your Applications"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect helps you add smart connectors for your applications to make the optimal usage of the data resources that you have.There are some connectors without which your application cannot work fluently like oracle netsuite,microsoft or ibm watson.You can get access to all these connectors and integrate them to your application to make your work simple.It enables you to get AI Services from watson much easily and without requirement of any coding.This are the best things about ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about this fabulous app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect for managing cloud resources and to provide extra support to your team using connectors for your applications.You can use the connector such as ibm watson or oracle netsuite and enhance the capabilities of your cloud and reduce the workload on your team.You can then use the AI services to monitor data or for any other specific algorithm implementation on your data model using the connectors of ibm app connect.So it really speeds up your process of application development.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am a cloud manager and my work in the team is to manage the cloud resources and make them available to my team in least time and with optimal performance.To enhance the time of my team in a particular project I integrate various connectors like ibm watson to our cloud data service so that we can get access to AI solutions easily.They then use this connectors to build specific data applications.

IBM App Connect review by Kruti V.
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"BAD Experience with app connect"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is a service which helps us to integrate data from various cloud and off cloud servers and creates an api so that we can utilize it to get the whole data in virtually single source database but as promised app connect doesn't stand up to its terms.I like only one thing and that is the overall idea of the application and also the idea of implementing AI without any requirement to code and that too directly on the data.

What do you dislike?

I have many things to dislike about app connect.It doesn't stand up to the mark of other ibm services like ibm MQ.It doesn't offer any cummulative solution for any of its own services other than app connect.The api developed using the app connect is not easy to setup and it takes much time.I wanted to convert the data from multiple sources but i found that also difficult.I tried contacting the customer care but didn't get favorable response so I hate app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I donot recommend using ibm app connect to any user unless and untill you donot have any other option.It costs very large amount of money for a month which takes over a large percentage of the project fund instead if you use any other service you can do it for comparatively very less amount and use the remaining fund for main application.Just one thing I like is the augmented services and if you want to use that I recommend using app connect else its just a wastage of money.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I used ibm app connect only once or twice for handling the data resources and develop api out of that because my client forced me to do so.I already had bad experience in using it so I donot prefer using it.Instead I use other similar service for integrating data like centralization of database and other similar services.

IBM App Connect review by Nikhil R.
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"Best Cross Data Handler"

What do you like best?

If you are looking for an immaculate and meticulously made web app then there is nothing better than this amazing application by IBM.From the very beginning the User interface makes you feel at home and then comes the compatibility, it simply supports all kinds of data and all kind of data types and can easily combine data sets with different columns or rows and data types with being extremely at ease.Local storage customization or cloud, it is taken care of.The customer support is amazing and the learning curve is very small and can be learnt easily.

What do you dislike?

To be honest I do not feel there is any room of improvement as of now, it is pristine and immaculate with less or no clutter.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would like to herald and say that if it is of immense importance that the service you pay for gives you out and out amazing customer support and helps you get your task done that is sharing and compiling data from multiple sources in one place then this is the way to go.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We at my working place are working at quite a few projects and then we have separate departments for that and some work on the local storage and some work with data in the cloud for better synchronization and hence to monitor all that data we use this amazing facility and finally we can see all our data be it on the local storage or cloud at one place and using the analysis tool which are very comprehensive we can analyze our data as well.

IBM App Connect review by Srushti P.
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"Interconnect Servers and Data"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect is a application which specifically focuses on integrating heterogeneous data and making it a single data source for making it easy to use.It has many benefits like you can specify how the data connects to each other using any of your styles or the traditional styles.You can also convert the single data source into a functioning api which can be used to get data for different applications.In such way you can also monitor the data flow and usage.It provides many features for a moderate cost.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would recommend ibm app connect to cloud developers or any other IT person if you want to ease the dealing with data because ibm app connect is the full package loaded with features which can be used to manage the data sources using state of the art technology and saving your time on messing with data.It has many cool features which can be tried and applied easily.So I recommend using it.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am a cloud analyst and my job is to make sure the data is being used properly and to provide the data sources if necessary for a particular application.So eventually we have multiple data sources for working on single application so using ibm app connect I develop the api using ibm app connect and share it with the rest of the team so that they can get the data to work on much easily.

IBM App Connect review by Kumar B.
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"Data Handling Made Easy"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect makes the handling of data from various servers much easy.It helps us to manage the data as well as data resources by automating various tasks and by doing so making it simple for us.It helps us to develop apis and microservices of the data which we have on different servers to make them logically connected so that we can easily use that data.It also helps us to transfer data from one application to another.These are things that I like about ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

I think the access to develop api is restriced and in limited context which can be improved.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect because it is a service which can make our workload much less.It helps us in integrating the data from various servers and that also with least manual process and with our requirements which is a very good thing.Also you can develop apis and microservices and also can get access to augmented services using the same subscription which is really great.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect to handle data and develop apis mainly.We are assigned certain projects where we have to connect the data from multiple servers across the globe.Using any other method is more complex instead I use ibm app connect to logically connect the data and use it for the project.I also have used it to develop microservice once instead of api which is almost similiar.

IBM App Connect review by Dharti P.
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"Lightweight API And Microservices"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect helps you develop lightweight services from your data and can be used with your application.The main benefit of using it is that once it is used most of the work is handled by ibm app connect,you just have to monitor the settings and let it do the rest.It has helped me a lot and the clients for whom I use ibm app connect have never got need to setback and look at it again.It is a very perfect and out of the box application which has a great support from various reputed developers in ibm.It can be used for any purpose you want because it is a very flexible application.For one project I was using ibm app connect specially to convert the realtime data and for another I used it to integrate historical data from multiple servers so it has vast application domain.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about IBM App connect

Recommendations to others considering the product

Recommending ibm app connect to others is my honor because it is an application which doesn't require any recommendation because once you just see its features you will be tempted to use it.But there are certain things which I would like to recommend myself like how easy the handling of live data becomes using app connect,or how easy it is to develop api of the data using app connect and also how much simple it is to use the augmented services of app connect.This all are the things that I personally recommend using them from app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I have used ibm app connect in many different ways for different clients and projects.I have used its basic services as well as its advanced services like developing api and microservices.The main benefit of developing microservices using ibm app connect is that it is lightweight and can be deployed and handled on any place with speed and easily.I have also used ibm app connect for managing realtime data for one of my client.

IBM App Connect review by Sheetal D.
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"Preprocessor for cloud data"

What do you like best?

I like everything about ibm app connect because it has proposed a innovative service idea for handling the cloud data and also the off cloud data.It helps us to unite and integrate the whole block of data from both the sources or even different cloud servers and convert the whole data into a single unit virtually and then generate api for the same if required so that you can access that virtual united block of data using it.It is very good application for preprocessing of data so that the final api data can be used directly for application.

What do you dislike?

I donot have anything to dislike about the ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I do recommend using ibm app connect because of its wide usage of applications in this modern field of cloud computing.The problem of handling data from multiple cloud architectures can be easily solved using ibm app connect.Also you can preprocess the data using ibm app connect and decide how the data looks finally when it is accessed for the application.And further benefits you will come to know as you explore the ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

Many business problems can be solved using ibm app connect but I use it specifically to integrate the data virtually and also preprocess it by setting the styles in which the data integrate.Using my custom styles I decide how the final database looks like when accessed through api by adding and removing intermediate columns.It is overall a very supportive application.

IBM App Connect review by Monit S.
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"Best Application Connector"

What do you like best?

It is a cloud software from ibm which helps us to connect two different applications mostly in terms of data storage and data transmission.When we are integrating two different applications on different systems the main problem is of data which is solved by ibm app connect.Ibm app connect provides facility to connect all these applications over multiple machines using its monthly cost.It also provides access to augmented services and some traditional styles of integration which can be used by the user.

What do you dislike?

I think the cost is high and also the UI by ibm is fuzzy,it needs a lot of improvement because it doesn't stand to the standards of ibm.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would not recommend using IBM app connect because there are other services available which can be used instead of app connect and they are much more efficient enough with better algorithms and UI.The only thing best about ibm app connect is the traditional styles which it provides for integration.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect less frequently because I personally do not prefer using it but some of our clients require us to use ibm app connect as they have already subscribed to it in their other projects.For them i have used ibm app connect to manage the flow of data from one application to another automatically while integrating applications.

IBM App Connect review by Tamanna B.
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"Applicaton Integration On The Go"

What do you like best?

A organization has lot of dependent applications, i.e. many applications share data and also sometimes rely on another application for functioning. So it sometimes becomes headache to maintain such applications. IBM App Connect brings solution to all such problems by providing a single portal where one can manage all the data flows and also generate APIs for the purpose. It makes most of the management and maintainance task easier.

Apart from the functionality and features thi IBM App Connect Team provides great support. This is the place were many such tools fail but this tool has a strong hand on this particular point.

What do you dislike?

If I see overall this tool has helped our organization a lot and even the support for the application is too good. The IBM App Connect Team is always ready to help either it be any part of the day. So I can say no dislikes for this tool.

Recommendations to others considering the product

If your organization has number of applications and you want to manage all of them at a time I highly recommend using IBM App Connect as this tool doesn't require extreme skills. It's simple to use and also robust in nature which means you will rarely run into problems and even if you do their support team is too good that would be followed up within 1-2 hours.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

The basic functionality of this tool is to merge database and help to maintain it. This this becomes essential when the organization has huge number of applications. The IBM App Connect plays an import role in connecting our business applications. It is robust which really helps us when our servers are down or when we are undergoing some maintainance. It handles everything itself and we never face issuses while such instances.

IBM App Connect review by Priya R.
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"Create APIs and Integrate Apps "

What do you like best?

This a very great tool that helps to integrate various applications independent of any platform and helps to create a common database where one can store all the shared data. Good thing about this is the data is synchronized in real-time which means consistency is maintained throughout the applications and client gets updated data every time. Also IBM provides a feature where we can build simple APIs for the applications.

This helps one to totally maintain and control all the applications from a single interface.

What do you dislike?

There is nothing that I dislike about this tool as it is one of it's kind and I was not able to find any alternatives when I tried to.

Recommendations to others considering the product

This tools provides services like connecting multiple applications and make APIs for the same but has a very simple and easy to use interface. It won't be difficult to get used to it, it barely took me 3-4 days to understand the whole thing. I prefer every organization with large number of dependent applications should give it a try. It will save you lots of maintenance costs.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We as a large organization have a large set of applications that serves different purposes but somehow we want to integrate all the data on a centralized database so that we can provide consistent as well as updated data to the users. So meet this need we use IBM App Connect which helps us to do so and even allow to build simple APIs which makes the total process lot easier.

IBM App Connect review by Riya D.
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"Easy Connect Business Apps"

What do you like best?

The dashboard feature is too good, it brings all functionalities and data to one place so makes it easy to manage as well as analyze efficiently. Also it syncs data from different applications in real-time which is a very good feature if a company uses a single centralized database on which different applications writes and reads, this real-time syncing features provides the latest data and so customers always see consistent data even if the use different applications.

What do you dislike?

The cost is pretty high. They can reduce costs by cutting of some features, there are various features I don't use but I need to pay for it. If they can provide such facility where I am able to select services or features I want to use and then charge only for those I would be really grateful to IBM.

Recommendations to others considering the product

This is a very helpful tool. If your organization has a lot of applications that need same database to serve the needs I highly recommend you to go for IBM App Connect. Yes the cost may be bit high but if you see it cuts off all the maintainance you need to do manually and so saves you resources and time. So it will eventually be much helpful.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We at Easesolutions use IBM App Connect to connect various applications we use in our organization. We also use it to keep watch on the data flow and the maintaining centralized database. Also we use the various analytics visualizations provided by the tool.

It has proved beneficiary to us as earlier we ourselves maintained centralized database that sometimes created issues after using IBM App connect we are able to concentrate more on applications than the data flow.

IBM App Connect review by Mohit S.
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"The Lifesaver data manager"

What do you like best?

I would like to say that the best thing about this unique and meticulously built product is that it is just impeccable.If you want to localize your cloud data you can do that, if you want to shift your local data to cloud you can do that and if you want to merge your entire data set into one then you can do that as well with just one tap of a button.The UI is amazing and is second to none and anybody can handle the system for the word go and the customer support is one of the best that I have come across, they listen to you and understand your problem and come up with a solution for your problem.

What do you dislike?

To be honest I really did not feel that there was anything to dislike but if we something that can be toned down then it should be the pricing, it is an amazing product and provides a lot of features for its price but it will be even more alluring if it were given a discount.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would like to take this opportunity to share with everyone that how good a product this IBM app connect it.From sharing data from your cloud to your local storage it has got everything.Initially it may come across as expensive but trust me, having used it for quite some time, I have realized that it is a product which is worth all its cost.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am working on a project which requires for me to solve problems which involves working in separate team and I handle all my data from the cloud whereas the other department handle their data on the local storage so we were having a lot of problems to combine and unify them because they were in different structure and form but with this tool we were able to connect them at once and were able to use and see all our data at one place.

IBM App Connect review by Mohit M.
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"Best cross platform data manager "

What do you like best?

I love the fact that how lucid and easy it is to merge data from all of our local or cloud storage, it helps us create an union of the entire data and then the entire thing can be used by an application or can be used to share with some other organization.The entire User Interface is very intuitive and easy to use.Users can also create faster flows without deep application or domain knowledge also the customer support that IBM provides is top notch.I also feel that administrator panel is quite powerful and can be used to achieve some really amazing results.

What do you dislike?

To be honest there is nothing that I do not like about the platform.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would really like to take this opportunity to share the fact that it is one of the most amazing application when it comes to managing and combining your cloud and local data. It is easy to use and the entire process is very lucid and can be learned by anyone with scarce past experience within days.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I along with my peers in my organization have used this amazing application to combine our department's data which have been scattered and withering from some being in the cloud and some being locally stored.We have used the app to support our data so that it is available whenever it is needed.We have also used it in one of our 3rd party app to share the data with them.

IBM App Connect review by Saumya S.
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"Data Aggregator"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect is a service from ibm which truly works as a data aggreagator.It is a easy to use service which can be used to aggreagate the data from various sources and in various formats.For e.g. I had a project where the data was distributed on aws storage and ibm cloud storage.So I had to bring everything in one place to use it for a single application.So ibm app connect can be used to aggregate the data into one.Also you can change the columns and schema of data according to your requirement and other things will be done automatically by app connect.So I think I like the whole idea of ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

I like everything about ibm app connect so nothing to dislike.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect because it does make our work simpler and much easy.Also the data we get as a result is much precise than we can get if we do it manually,this is the power of ibm app connect and so I consider recommending it.You can also add various customizations to your data so that the final data you get is ready to use.It supports various traditional styles for integrating the data which is also a reason for recommending ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect mainly to aggregate the cloud data from more than one cloud providers for a project and sometimes we also have the data coming from offline premises and cloud combined so at that time also I use ibm app connect to aggreagate the data and integrate it into our application for development and testing.So ibm app connect has been of a great importance for me because it just made my work much easy.

IBM App Connect review by Ritu V.
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"Best Data Manager"

What do you like best?

It's simple to use, enables users to focus on building business logic without dealing with the infrastructure.

Users can create faster flows without a deep application platform or domain knowledge

It supports multiple integration styles, across batch and real-time patterns. Also allows users to mix and match capabilities to solve the complex problem.

Compared to Apigee the pn-premise setup of API is easy to connect.

IBM has some of the best customer support 24x7.

Other features include ease of API proxy development.

Good for SaaS applications development and other complex applications.Many more....

What do you dislike?

The UI is not nearly as intuitive as many of its competitors in the iPaaS space, which lead to larger learning curve. The GUI should be improved. The development and transformation capability is not so great. I believe IBM is looking to incorporate some of the features of IBM App Connect into API connect. The authentication features are no way close to CA API Management. The cost is high which is not feasible for small projects but the cost paid would be worth every penny.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I would recommend IBM App Connect for organizations that share data from various systems within an organization or to the clients or child companies. It's easy, fast and secure. The cost is high but its worth the price for the features and support it provides.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

We use IBM App Connect for large projects or when the projects require data to be combined into single format and source.IBM App Connect enables us to perform the integrations with ease thereby increasing the overall productivity. Since we share business APIs with other clients and merged companies it provides an easy integration platform for running and managing APIs in a secure manner. In all the IBM App Connect aids us with both in handling the large data and track data all while maintaining security

IBM App Connect review by Priyanka G.
Priyanka G.
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"Best Cross platform data merger"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect is the best application that is used for merging the data from cloud data storage and local data storage.It is a very good application with a very good UI so that working with it is also amazing.I like some of its services like better support than any other application.Also you can merge the data and create a single data source which can be used for various number of purposes like dedicated to a single application or for data sharing to unknown organization.It helps us to keep data secured and maintain privacy.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect for professional usage because it is easy to use and any naive user can learn easily to use it using its support documentation and also the customer service team of ibm is always there to help you.Other than administrative reasons the application is well defined and has many great features like merging data from more than one source with different formats is much easy using ibm app connect.So it has so many reasons for recommending ibm app connect.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect to mainly merge the data from cloud source and the local servers because we need to synchronize both of them and use the union of both the data.Also the data is in different format with different columns on both the sides but managing it with the help of ibm app connect is not that difficult so I prefer using ibm app connect for doing this kind of stuff for my company.

IBM App Connect review by Alka N.
Alka N.
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"Develop Flexible Deployment services for Data Management"

What do you like best?

IBM app connect helps you in creating a proper service for managing the data may that be on premise or on cloud servers storage.This services can be created according to your requirement and can be used to get the data whenever necessary.You can either develop services or api's as per your need.You can use the same services to share the data to other 3rd party or applications whenever necessary and also it is a onetime setup and can be modified whenever necessary.So it is a great application for handling data.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect if you want your data privacy and integrity to be maintained and monitored whenever you share the data.Also you don't need to share multiple sources when there are more than one because ibm app connect helps you create microservices which handles multiple sources into one and can be easily shared with on demand data sharing.So I think it is a good application.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect for developing services for the data of our projects and use the same to share it to 3rd party while outsourcing the project so that we can maintain privacy of our clients as well as monitor the data usage.It is very easy to setup so we use ibm app connect for managing data for our projects.

IBM App Connect review by Vinod S.
Vinod S.
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"one of the best web based interface for creating API's !"

What do you like best?

our company uses IBM App connect for 1-2 years and it's a great experience using it , as we all know that in today world meeting the deadlines is very important and there is always a threat of missing product delivery dates in software industry and the main reason for that extra time is because we uses so many other business product services for different works and managing them all becomes very hard , and here comes the ibm app connect it totally supports the rapid application development work which ultimately makes your company's business more efficient , with this product you can easily able to create event triggered work flow to just only focus on what really maters , and for these you don't need to write a single line of code you can just do it by it's user interface which is very interactive and easy to use !!

What do you dislike?

it'll be good if they bring their cost little bit down , other than this every thing is very cool ! !

Recommendations to others considering the product

i have been using it for 1-2 years , IBM App Connects allows you to be more productive using an intuitive web based interface through which you can easily automate your all task and integrate your application with the other software services very easily and securely , but it's pricing cost is little bit high !

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

we use IBM App Connect at our company for developing cloud based applications ! !

IBM App Connect review by Shiren A.
Shiren A.
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"IBM App Connect Is Best Data Manager"

What do you like best?

This is the application that has almost everything best about it.There are certain things which are my personal favorite like I enjoy developing services using ibm app connect because it has smooth ui and is very easy to use.It also has other best things like helping us to integrate data from on premise data servers and on cloud data servers.It merges both the data into a single source which can be used for any particular application.This are the things which I like most about ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

It is a slightly costlier than its similar services but worth it.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect for projects where managing data from more than one source is necessary,because using data from more than one source for a single application is not possible instead it becomes easy if the data in single format so for that using ibm app connect will convert that whole data into a single source and also you can share it with your other clients or companies using that single source data for other requirements or applications.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I am a cloud specialist and also a data manager for my project team.We often get projects like library management and other multiple source data projects where data doesn't come from only one source but from more than one sources.I use ibm app connect to merge the data from all the sources and use that data or rather give that data in usable and single form to my team to furthur develop the application.

IBM App Connect review by Komal N.
Komal N.
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"A Good Application for Managing Data between cloud and enterprise systems."

What do you like best?

IBM App connect is a very good application which helps our company to manage the data between cloud and enterprise systems.It gives us the chance of developing apis and microservices through app connect.It is very easy to unite the data from various applications and develop microservices and apis and that too in realtime.These are the best things about ibm app connect.It also helps us to setup events on certain conditions and helps us to react on it automatically.Apart from this you can also share the data between applications with much ease.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect because it gives you the opportunity to develop application microservices and apis with very much ease to handle the data.The problem of handling large amount of data is so much problem in the industry,so if you want to solve this problem and create a shareable microservice so that the data handling becomes much more ease Than I think ibm app connect is perfect for you.And so I want to recommend ibm app connect to you.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

The main business problem that I solve using ibm app connect is the problem of developing microservices and api's and also create events which react on certain conditions on realtime.I use it for the projects when we have lot of data from various applications to manage.It is impossible to manually do it.Instead I use ibm app connect to do that automatically and securely.

IBM App Connect review by Sheetal P.
Sheetal P.
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"Connect Applications And Data"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect is a data and application integrator by ibm.It provides various services which are not only good but best in their segment.All the services are protected and secured and follows industry and global compliance standards which is a good thing.It enables you to connect various applications and data with each other saving your 60% of the time by automating the tasks through app connect.Using App connect you can use more than one integration styles to integrate everything into a single api.You can also share the data through that api which is best about ibm app connect.

What do you dislike?

I have nothing to dislike about ibm app connect as of now.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect because it serves as a integration service for our applications and data.It also follows various industrial and commercial privacy standards such as CSA Star which is one of the main reasons to recommend it.It allows you to integrate data from cross platform and also share that data amongst applications.It has so many benefits for a reasonable cost

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect for integrating application data and sometimes transferring data within applications through ibm app connect.It helps me to choose the integration styles and rest work of integrating data is done automatically.It also helps us tho handle near realtime data and also it generates a api for the data source which can be shared easily.The main advantage is that we can integrate cross platform data with each other so we use ibm app connect.

IBM App Connect review by Priyal V.
Priyal V.
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"Develop single API for your multiple source data"

What do you like best?

I like many things about IBM App connect.The application serves as the best source for developing single api for sharing data to intranet or internet clients/applications.It also helps you to integrate whole data and use it for your own application.It serves to save your time and manage resources through app connect really saves a lot of time which you can spend on actual development.Developing api is very easy because most of the thing is automated.It serves good for simple SaaS applications as well as complex applications.So I think it is best application for developing api for data.

What do you dislike?

GUI is little hazy and needs to be improved.Rest all is fine.

Recommendations to others considering the product

The main reason for recommendation that I think is that ibm app connect is comparatively cheaper as compared to similiar services and also provides you a trail version for testing the service.The other thing for which I recommend is that using ibm app connect is much easy and developing api through it is also very fast.The most of managing resources is done by app connect,you just have to select appropriate options according to your need.So its worth trying it.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect for many solutions of my project.I use app connect for managing data resources and generating api for the data because we get large scale projects and to handle data for such projects where data may be from multiple and varied sources we need a solution to integrate all that.for this I use ibm app connect because it is easy to handle and most of the things are automated.

IBM App Connect review by Pooja T.
Pooja T.
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"Cross Cloud and Premise data integrator"

What do you like best?

IBM App connect is a service which helps us to perform cross cloud and premise data integration.This integration can be done using various integration styles which totally depends on the requirement of the project scenario.The best thing that I think about ibm app connect is that it helps you synthesize api from the cross cloud and premise data integration which lets the client receive the data in single stream.Also it has many other usages and can be used with simple as well as complex systems.

What do you dislike?

The cost is high and so this service cannot be used with small size projects.

Recommendations to others considering the product

I recommend using ibm app connect to the other people and clients because it helps you to convert large sources of data to a valuable single data source which can be utilized by applications much easily and can also be shared amongst various applications using ibm app connect.Furthur it also has free trial to test the services so that you can adapt to environment before paying.The ibm has a great support for app connect because of which I recommend using app connect to you.You should test it once.

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

I use ibm app connect for my large scale projects when our projects require the data to be in a single format and in single source.The ibm app connect api helps us to do the same with so much ease and comfort that we have decreased the time required to manage data resources to very much extent.So it is a helpful api service.

IBM App Connect review by vidhan p.
vidhan p.
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"Reliable and easy to use service for integrating services !"

What do you like best?

i have been using IBM App Connect for 1-2 years as an ESB( Enterprise Service Bus ) , i must say it's one of the most helpful application for developing API ( Application Program Interface ) without writing a single line of code , in the IBM App Connect we need to specify event triggered work flows and it's really easy to create event driven flows for your application in IBM App Connect , and after setting the work flows we can easily able to automate the work flow rapidly , for this you simply need to select select source application and target app with all the actions an triggers , it becomes very easy to create consistency of your data which easily syncs data from various business applications easily and rapidly ! !

What do you dislike?

everything is very good with IBM App Connect , it's a great service but you can say it's little bit difficult to use and also they are charging high for the services ! !

Recommendations to others considering the product

it's one of the most reliable tool for rapid application development through which it becomes so much easy to automate the work flow and integration with other business applications , but pricing are little bit costly when compared with other services !

What business problems are you solving with the product? What benefits have you realized?

we've been using IBM App Connect for developing integrations with other business services and data sync ! !

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