Our Client provides a loyalty program for their customers who shop both offline and online. Their Offline channels include more than 150 stores across the country. They also have online channels like mobile apps, mobile site and desktop site. In Order to integrate their both offline and online channels to their cloud based Loyalty program, they needed to find an integration platform which could handle the complexity and volume of transactions.
A selection of an integration Framework which fits the following Criteria
After a through comparison and research using an open source integration platform called WSO2, Techouts offered complete solution required.
|SI||Features||WSO2||MULE ESB (Community edition)|
|1||Supports enterprise integration patterns||Yes||Yes|
|2||Delivers all required ESB features(i.e. web services, message transformation, protocol mediation, content routing)||Yes||Yes|
|3||Offers a complete and cohesive SOA platform(i.e. esb, message broker, governance registry, business process server, data services server, application server)||Yes||No|
|4||Community support||Less||Very good|
|5||ESB development GUI||Yes||Yes|
|6||End to end SOA governance||Yes||No|
|7||cloud integration platform offering (iPAAS)||Yes||Yes|
|8||Cloud connectors and legacy adapters||Yes||Yes|
|9||HA ready (failover and load balancing built-in)||Yes||No|
|10||Performance||High||Community edition low compared to wso2.|
|11||Upgrade - minimum cost for support from vendor||25000 USD for 25hrs consulting||32000 USD per year(for dual core machine)|
|12||Upgrade benefits||Only consulting||Comes with integrated monitoring, performance and other GUI|
With clear segregation of roles in using application, entire process of authoring, sharing, delivering reports has been streamlined. Both OLAP repository and BIRT repository are integrated to AD (active directory) directory services and currently serving as one stop enterprise report repository.
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