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SnapLogic vs. Workato Comparison

Which is the best iPaaS provider for you?

November 17, 2022

Written by
Louis-Victor Jadavji, Cofounder of Taloflow

Who should you choose and why?

âś‹ Most important consideration

  • Both platforms are suitable for business users (i.e., not engineers). However, Workato has more (and better) pre-built solutions, and better AI-assisted development that make it comparatively easier to use.

🤔 Strongly consider SnapLogic over Workato if

  • You want to support specific file formats like HL7 or protocols like MQTT.
  • You want to use iPaaS for bulk or batch-based data transfers.
  • You want to use the in-memory repository available inside an iPaaS platform.

🤔 Strongly consider Workato over SnapLogic if

  • You are looking to build with a publish-subscribe (i.e., PubSub) or event-driven pattern.
  • You want to have file-based interactions.
  • You want better customer support that responds in a reasonable time frame.

đź“ť Other Notes

  • Neither platform supports the on-premises deployment of integrations.

SnapLogic Intelligent Integration Platform

Snaplogic's Intelligent Integration Platform (IIP) focuses on enterprise application, data, and API integration scenarios. With IIP connectors, developers can maintain reusable templates, or they can utilize an extensive library of pre-built templates known as Snaps. This capability enables businesses to quickly set up and manage integrations, improving efficiency, reducing time-to-market, and encouraging the reuse of integration components.

Workato

Workato offers the Workato Enterprise Suite, Workato OEM, and Workbot for iPaaS. It provides a range of low-code integration tools aimed at the smaller enterprise segment, while the Workato Enterprise Suite caters to the needs of larger enterprises. This range of solutions allows businesses of all sizes to benefit from simplified, efficient integration processes, enabling better data flow, improved collaboration, and operational efficiency.

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"Gotchas"

  • Managing the entire lifecycle of integrations is challenging in SnapLogic. In comparison, Workato provides good auto-versioning.

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About the Author

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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