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Invest Implications: 'Choosing Your On-Premises Big Data Form Factor — Cluster or Appliance?'

Published: 22 November 2013

ID: G00259730

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


Scale-out cluster and appliance-based implementations for big data projects provide different acquisition and operational costs, operational flexibility profiles, and suitability for use cases.

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Company Impact

Investment Implications

  • What Are Big Data Appliances and Big Data Clusters?

What to Watch

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