Amazon EMR Review
It's less expensive than in-house hosting and much more scalable when needed to process larger volumes of data, but it needs better monitoring and debugging.


Valuable Features

  • Availability
  • Scalability
  • Zero maintenance

Improvements to My Organization

Less expensive than in-house hosting, much more scalable when needed to process larger volumes of data.

Room for Improvement

Better monitoring, debugging, and stability are all needed.

Use of Solution

I've used it for two years.

Deployment Issues

No issues encountered.

Stability Issues

No issues encountered.

Scalability Issues

No issues encountered.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:

Not consistent. Sometimes great, sometimes poor.

Technical Support:

Not consistent. Sometimes great, sometimes poor.

Previous Solutions

We used another vendors cloud solution to host our own Hadoop cluster. It wasn't scalable and productive enough,

Initial Setup

It was straightforward.

Implementation Team

We did it in-house.

ROI

It varies from vendor to vendor and depends on usage.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing

It varies from vendor to vendor and depends on usage.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.

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