Pivotal Greenplum Review

The most valuable features are MPP and that it's polymorphic.​ ​It doesn't work as efficiently as we'd like because it requires more segment node capacity than we currently have.


What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are MPP and that it's polymorphic.

How has it helped my organization?

We have a set of workflow flows that takes 10 hours in Oracle Exadata, now it takes 4 hours with EMC Greenplum.

What needs improvement?

It doesn't work as efficiently as we'd like because it requires more segment node capacity (size, RAM, CPU) than we currently have.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've used it since 2013.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

At the moment, we don't have any issues with deployment.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

At the moment, we don't have any issues with stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

At the moment, we don't have any issues with scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

8/10

Technical Support:

8/10

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Yes, we have Oracle Exadata.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is straightforward. It was simple for our personnel to install on the Unix system and network.

What about the implementation team?


What was our ROI?

It's a good product when comparing the price to its functionalities.

What other advice do I have?

You should consider the capacity of your data before you buy it.


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

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