vs. Secoda

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

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Full Comparison DataGalaxy VS. Secoda

DataGalaxy and Secoda 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 Secoda?

Based on Gartner PeerInsights Reviews 2023 & Customers Reviews






Ease of Deployment

Low Complexity Medium
4.7 Product reliability 4.2
Ease of Integration  4
5 Adoption Business Users 4.3
Ability to Understand Needs 4.3
4.9 Support 4.1
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Ease of Use



Secoda reviews (4)


  • 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
  • Secoda boasts a simple, no-code setup, ensuring a smooth onboarding experience​​.
  • Connections to data sources are claimed to take less than 5 minutes to configure, promoting ease of use​​.
  • The platform offers scheduling syncs and adding context to metadata, which are user-friendly features





Secoda reviews (3)


  • 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
  • Secoda, while robust, seems more focused on data governance than extensive collaborative features.
  • The platform does allow for adding context to metadata with tags, docs, and queries, supporting some level of collaboration​.
  • It also facilitates publishing workspaces and inviting teammates, fostering team collaboration​

Customer Support



Secoda reviews (4)


    • 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.

  • Secoda provides email support in its Starter plan, transitioning to live chat support in its Business plan, ensuring a level of personalized assistance.
  • Implying that standard support might not meet the needs of all customers.
  • The platform seems to prioritize ensuring users have the necessary support based on their plan level​​.





Secoda reviews (4)


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​1.
  • Custom Integrations: Excel, CSV, and others for custom data integration needs
Secoda also comes with the capability to connect with a variety of tools and platforms:
  • Data Warehouses and Databases: Secoda integrates with various data warehouses and databases, easing the data governance process.
  • Authentication Tools: Secoda can connect with tools like Okta and Active Directory to manage permissions through your RBAC tools, ensuring secure data access​.
  • Data Visualization Tools: Integration with tools like Power BI enables a seamless data visualization experience​.
  • Data Pipeline Tools: Secoda's connectors enable integration with data pipeline tools, simplifying data movement and transformation.




Secoda reviews (4)


  • 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
  • Secoda's pricing structure: a free Starter tier for small teams, a Growth tier at $50 per editor/month for growing teams, a Business tier with custom pricing for larger teams requiring more features, and an Enterprise tier with custom pricing for data-driven organizations seeking customized solutions.




Secoda reviews (4)


  • 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 consistent performance even as the data landscape expands.
  • Information regarding Secoda's cloud-native capabilities is not readily available.



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Why does DataGalaxy offer more value?

Accelerated 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/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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