Image Gallery: 11 Leading Data Warehousing Appliances

Enterprises are abandoning conventional warehouse development approaches in favor of prepackaged apps and hardware configurations combining database management systems, processing power, storage, and connectivity. Here are the leaders.

Teradata won't call its flagship enterprise data warehouse an appliance, but it was a pioneering product in pre-integrating all the technology needed for a data warehouse. Over the last three years, Teradata has released a range of niche appliances, including this solid-state-disk Extreme Performance Appliance 4555.

Learn more about how data warehousing is shifting to an analytics arms race.