Sun Microsystems MDM Suite R6
Field Report


  • Open source (Mural, JCAPS)
  • "Try before you buy" licensing model
  • SeeBeyond heritage
  • Primarily supporting registry-style approach
  • High scalability – albeit via toolkit approach
  • Party data – customer, supplier, & citizen
  • 100+ installations of SeeBeyond – e.g., Geisinger Health Systems, Harrods, Harrow Council, Infonet, Los Angeles Department of Water & Power, Providence Health System, National Health (UK)
  • 10+ of MDM Suite


  • Open source
  • Under invested in marketing
  • Perceived as “healthcare- & government-centric”
  • Inability to invest due to poor company financials