Research Outline

Vendor Pricing


The goal is to obtain competitive vendor pricing from Exadata, Teradata, Greenplum, Vertica, Kinetica, Memsql, and Hadoop for hardware and software.

Early Findings

  • The requested pricing for Exadata can be found in the attached spreadsheet.
  • For Exadata, pricing is only available for their X8M cloud service, but a pricing calculator is available for other software services.
  • A full list of Exadata hardware pricing is available here.


We were able to begin this research by finding pricing for Exadata. The full list of software pricing and some of the software pricing has been provided in the attached spreadsheet. The software pricing is provided per unit hour.