Research Outline

Vendor Pricing


To provide the pricing module for Exadata, Teradata, Greenplum, Vertica, Kinetica, and Memsql, as applied separately to hardware and software. A review of the pricing for hardware and manpower for the open-source products Hive and Spark from Hadoop will also be provided.

Early Findings

Vendor Pricing


  • Emphasis was placed on sourcing pricing data for Oracle Exadata during this initial phase of research.
  • The data sourced was placed in the attached spreadsheet as a review template prior to continuing with the research.
  • Please advise if this format is acceptable should a decision be taken to continue with the research.
  • Based on our initial findings regarding Hadoop, Hive, and Spark, please note that an overview of the attendant pricing for this product may not be presented in a spreadsheet format, but rather in the brief for the research. This is dependent on the outcome of further research into the attendant pricing for these services.
Prepared By
Nancy C.
Software & Tech Specialist
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