vs. Collibra

See why leading brands use DataGalaxy's SaaS-native platform to improve governance and cataloging initiatives.


Full Comparison DataGalaxy VS. Collibra

DataGalaxy and Collibra are two data management platforms that offer a range of tools and features to help organizations manage their data more effectively. Both platforms have unique strengths and capabilities, making them valuable tools for businesses looking to improve their data management processes. Choosing between them ultimately depends on the specific needs and requirements of the organization.

Why choose DataGalaxy over Collibra?

Based on Gartner PeerInsights Reviews 2023 & Customers Reviews






Ease of Deployment

Low Complexity High
4.7 Product reliability 4.3
Ease of Integration  4
5 Adoption Bis 4
Ability to Understand Needs 4.3
4.9 Support 4.2
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Ease of Use

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  • DataGalaxy is rated higher for ease of use according to Gartner Peer Insights with a rating of 4.9 stars based on 46 reviews​​.
  • Offers a straightforward setup process, intuitive interface, and pre-built connectors for popular data sources, simplifying data connection and cataloging.
  • The guided onboarding process helps users to get started quickly, reducing the learning curve.

    "DataGalay boasts a user-friendly interface that is both intuitive and efficient, streamlining the data governance process."
    Julien B - Product Owner
  • Collibra holds a rating of 4.2 stars on Gartner Peer Insights, indicating a good level of user satisfaction regarding ease of use​​.
  • Collibra features such as data classification, data lineage, search and discovery, and data governance capabilities contribute to its user-friendliness
  • Provides a well-structured and user-friendly interface, although some users might find it less intuitive compared to DataGalaxy.







  • DataGalaxy offers several collaboration features for teams to work together on data-related tasks
  • Unique web browser plugin allows users to comment on and share data assets directly from their web browser
  • Integrates with popular collaboration tools such as Slack and Microsoft Teams
  • Collibra offers a data stewardship workflow that allows users to assign and track tasks, collaborate on data issues, and monitor progress.
  • Collaboration features are not as robust as DataGalaxy. Users may need to rely on third-party tools to collaborate effectively.


Customer Support





  • DataGalaxy offers customer support through an online help center, which includes a knowledge base, FAQs, and tutorials.
  • The company also provides email support and has a dedicated support team that works with customers to resolve issues.
  • DataGalaxy's customer support team is known for being responsive and providing personalized support to customers.
  • DataGalayx launched a portal for customers (Users Voice) to submit ideas for improvements, responding within a 2 to 3 day timeframe​.


  • Collibra offers a Premium Customer Support plan for those with more demanding support requirements, implying that standard support might not meet the needs of all customers.
  • Limited customer support with long response times.
  • Users may need to rely on community forums to find answers to their questions.
  • Offers a customer portal where users can log issues, track tickets, and access knowledge base articles.



Cloud Native





  • Cloud native architecture allows for easy scalability with business needs
  • Built on microservices and containerization technologies to handle increasing workloads
  • Can seamlessly adapt to the changing needs of an organization
  • Provides consistent performance even as the data landscape expands

  • Provides a robust data catalog solution but is not primarily designed as a cloud native offering
  • Initially developed as an on-premises solution and has since evolved to support some cloud deployments
  • Lacks some of the key benefits associated with cloud native architectures







DataGalaxy offers a substantial library of ready-to-go connectors for a variety of data platforms:


  • Data Warehouses & Databases: Snowflake, Databricks, Salesforce, MongoDB, DynamoDB, Azure Synapse, among others​.
  • Data Visualization: PowerBI, Looker, Tableau Server, Qlik Sense, etc​.
  • Data Processing and Others: Amazon Glue, Azure Data Lake, Teradata, Vertica, and more​.
  • CRM and NoSQL: Hubspot, Salesforce, MongoDB, DynamoDB, etc​.
  • Custom Integrations: Excel, CSV, and others for custom data integration needs




Collibra provides various connectors and integrations to enable seamless data governance and management:


  • General Integrations: Collibra offers a way to integrate applications with the Collibra Data Governance Center via Collibra Connect, facilitating active data governance​.
  • Technical Lineage and JDBC Data Sources: Collibra supports a wide range of JDBC data sources such as Amazon Redshift, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure SQL server, Azure Synapse Analytics, Google BigQuery, IBM Db2, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL, SAP Hana, Snowflake, and more for creating technical lineage​.
  • BI and ETL Tools: The platform supports many data sources and metadata sources, including JDBC data sources, ETL tools, and BI tools, for creating a technical lineage​.







  • DataGalaxy offers flexible pricing options for their data catalog solution
  • Provides a quote-based pricing model based on the specific needs of each organization
  • Appears to be a considerably more affordable solution according to some customer reviews.
  • Free readers and connectors
  • Collibra's pricing starts at $170,000 for one year. (source: AWS Marketplace).
  • Subscription to the Collibra Data Intelligence Cloud platform costs $170,000 for 12 months, $340,000 for 24 months, and $510,000 for 36 months. Additional services, such as improved customer support, may incur extra charges

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Why does DataGalaxy offers more value?

Accelerate User Adoption

Our user-friendly data catalog integrates with popular platforms like Slack and Teams, making it easy for your team to access and use the data they need. 

Cloud Ready and On Premise Flexibility

Our data catalog is cloud-agnostic, giving you the best of both worlds - on-premise control and cloud scalability.

Seamless Integration with your Existing Tools

Our data catalog seamlessly integrates with your existing tools and systems, with no disruption to your technology stack.

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Investing in our data catalog can a substantial return on investment (ROI) for your organization. And with a positive net present value (NPV), our data catalog is designed to provide long-term value for your organization.

DataGalaxy's unique features

- Search & Discovery

Google-Like Search

Stop searching for data and start finding it where it belongs. Our data catalog transforms tribal knowledge into accessible and useful data, with the help of Metabot for suggestions and tasks. Our dynamic search bar provides instant access to centralized information, and our natural language features make it easy to find the data you need based on your goals and technical knowledge.


- Browser Extension

Right Click and Search

Users need to understand and trust the reports, dashboards, and spreadsheets.  What they can’t afford to do is stop and go look it up somewhere.  They need the knowledge immediately at the point of use.  The DataGalaxy Browser Extension provides the ability to simply highlight text in any webpage and immediately pop open everything it knows.

- Toggle Mode

Adapted to your technical Knowledge

DataGalaxy provides the right data, at the right moment. It ensures a global comprehension with a toggle profile feature, adapting your results based on your personal technical skill.
Our collaborative tools enhance communication between IT and other users, making your data the heart of your organization.


- Metabot

Increase data classification with AI and Machine Learning

DataGalaxy is a platform made by humans, for humans. But we know that the help of artificial intelligence will help you a lot!


- Social Data Network

Active Metadata Management

Avoid clogged data information into your organisation with effective communication. The Datacatalog is able to bride gap between IT and business users to establish freedom of knowledge. Empower your teams and ensure democratize data. Create, change, improve… your data come alive with our collaborative tools.


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If we understand data better, we consume it faster.
The observed results can be illustrated by the fact that complex questions about data are answered more quickly and that there is a growing appetite on the part of the business to complete the data catalog.


Eric Albertelli
Company data leader

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