ZDNet: Open Source Compresses Data Warehouse Margins
Jul 28, 2006, 03:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dana Blankenhorn)
"[Greenplum] announced today it and Sun can now deliver data
warehouses at $20,000 per usable terabyte.
"That's an order-of-magnitude less than proprietary companies
offer, said CEO Scott Yara. An order of magnitude.
"The solution combines Greenplum's open source software with Sun
x4600 hardware, part of its x64 product line..."