The facts that really matter
IBM DB2 is as low as 1/3 of the cost of Oracle Database
The first thing to consider when thinking about IBM DB2 for your business: it is as low as 1/3 the cost of Oracle Database. Then consider that DB2 on IBM Power Systems offers 3x the performance per CPU core than Oracle Database on SPARC, in TPC-C and SAP SD benchmarks. This means that you need less CPU cores and less expensive hardware to run your database software.
There are even more reasons to pick DB2 over Oracle Database, including:
Of course, it is now easier to consolidate your databases with DB2. The recent breakthroughs in database compatibility and consolidation technology from IBM greatly reduce the effort and risks involved.
See how other customers are leveraging DB2:
Download the ‘Comparing Real World Database Performance’ whitepaper from Solitaire International to see how IBM’s DB2 shapes up against Oracle Database and Microsoft SQL Server.
See how you can benefit from IBM DB2 future-ready performance today with the IBM ‘Is your database ready for your company’s future?’ whitepaper.
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