Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series Pricing and License Cost

Robert MacDougall
Storage Architect at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
The costs were primarily in line with every other vendor at the time. Year six and year seven maintenance took a drastic jump, which didn't sit well with us. However, at the time, it seemed to be what most of the vendors were doing. But by the end, Hitachi had sort of balanced it out, so it wasn't a huge jump in years six and seven. It was certainly an issue for us in the beginning. View full review »
Russell Peat
Solutions Consultant at Revera Limited
Our main issue with the Hitachi G-Series is what we consider to be an archaic software licensing scheme and high maintenance costs. It makes little sense in this era to continue to use capacity-sensitive licensing and costs that might have been acceptable in the 1990s but not now. View full review »
Ali Yazıcı
IT Service Manager at a financial services firm with 5,001-10,000 employees
There are no licensing costs for this solution. View full review »
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