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Curt Monash
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Notes on Data Warehouse Appliance Prices

I'm not terribly motivated to do a detailed analysis of data warehouse appliance list prices, in part because everybody knows that data warehouse appliances tend to be deeply discounted... That said, here are some insights on data warehouse appliance prices...

I'm not terribly motivated to do a detailed analysis of data warehouse appliance list prices, in part because:

  • Everybody knows that in practice data warehouse appliances tend to be deeply discounted from list price.
  • The only realistic metric to use for pricing data warehouse appliances is price-per-terabyte, and people have gotten pretty sick of that one.
That said, here are some insights on data warehouse appliance prices...
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