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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..."

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