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"The price of this solution could be improved.""The pricing is okay. You can pay as you go.""This solution starts at €1000.00 a month for just the basics and can go up to €300,000.00 per month for the fastest version.""When we are not using this solution we can simply shut it down saving us costs, which is a nice advantage.""The licensing fees for this solution are on a pay-per-use basis, and not very expensive.""All of the prices are available online.""Our license is very expensive""They are cost aggressive, and it integrates well with other Microsoft tools."

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Top Answer: The most valuable feature of the solution is the analytics and that it can connect with Power BI.
Top Answer: The licensing fees for this solution are on a pay-per-use basis, and not very expensive.
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Azure Synapse Analytics, Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Microsoft Azure SQL DW, Azure SQL Data Warehouse
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Overview

Elevate your data lake
Leverage your data lake and the infinite scale of S3. Firebolt works with data in common file formats (Parquet, Avro, ORC…) in your data lake, and makes it easily ready for performant querying.

Decoupled storage & compute
Firebolt was designed to decouple storage & compute, allowing for granular elasticity and seamless scaling up/down of compute nodes in a shared-nothing architecture, while relying on shared S3 storage.

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is a Fast, flexible, and secure analytics platform for the enterprise. Azure SQL Data Warehouse lets you independently scale compute and storage, while pausing and resuming your data warehouse within minutes through a massively parallel processing architecture designed for the cloud. Seamlessly create your hub for analytics along with native connectivity with data integration and visualization services, all while using your existing SQL and BI skills.

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Toshiba, Carnival, LG Electronics, Jet.com, Adobe, 
Top Industries
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Computer Software Company34%
Comms Service Provider16%
Media Company8%
Insurance Company4%
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Manufacturing Company22%
Computer Software Company22%
Transportation Company11%
Comms Service Provider11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company39%
Comms Service Provider14%
Media Company5%
Financial Services Firm4%
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Small Business29%
Midsize Enterprise25%
Large Enterprise46%
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Firebolt is ranked 10th in Cloud Data Warehouse while Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics is ranked 2nd in Cloud Data Warehouse with 20 reviews. Firebolt is rated 0.0, while Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics is rated 7.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics writes "Scalable, intuitive, facilitates compliance and keeping your data secure". Firebolt is most compared with Snowflake, Amazon Redshift and Yellowbrick Cloud Data Warehouse, whereas Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics is most compared with Snowflake, Oracle Autonomous Data Warehouse, SAP BW4HANA, Amazon Redshift and Oracle Exadata.

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