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IBM Cloud Pak vs. MuleSoft Comparison

Which is the best iPaaS provider for you?
Written by
Louis-Victor Jadavji, Cofounder of Taloflow

Who should you choose and why?

âś‹ Most important consideration

  • IBM has an extensive but fragmented portfolio of integration products. In comparison, MuleSoft has a homogenized offering for enterprise integration scenarios with the Anypoint platform.

🤔 Strongly consider IBM Cloud Pak over MuleSoft if

  • You are looking to build legacy B2B integration for processing EDI files. 
  • You are looking to build a publish-subscribe (i.e., PubSub) pattern by leveraging queues and topics.
  • You want better file and document processing features.

🤔 Strongly consider MuleSoft over IBM Cloud Pak if

  • You need better authorization and role-based access control (RBAC) features.
  • You want to use in-memory technology for better integration performance.
  • You need a broad set of application and data connectors.

đź“ť Other Notes

  • IBM’s confusing and overlapping offerings often lead organizations to use redundant tools for similar tasks.

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Louis-Victor Jadavji

Louis-Victor Jadavji (or "LV") is a recognized leader in the cloud services industry. He's helped 50+ digital native companies like ModusBox, Later, and NS1 choose the right cloud stack for their applications. His work has been featured in Forbes (30 Under 30 All-Star), HuffPost, The New York Times, The Globe and Mail, and Inc. Magazine.

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