We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.
Please share what you can so you can help your peers.
It's difficult today to compete with open-source solutions. In these areas, there is a lot of competition and the price of this solution is a bit pricy.
The price varies completely. Cost information is available publically where you can compare with other solutions. From a cost perspective, the software is less than most of its competitors. Customers save money by a smaller hardware footprint, fewer nodes, less storage, lower-cost storage, and no appliances. So it is typically a lot less money than an Oracle, Teradata, or Snowflake. Overall, they are highly competitive when it comes to pricing.
It is fast to purchase through the AWS Marketplace. The pricing and licensing depend on the size of your environment and the zone where you want to implement.
If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Vertica, what would you say?
How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?