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Cost/Benefit Analysis of IBM Smart Analytics System 5710
The benefits of data warehouses are well known. You can move beyond spreadsheets, entry-level databases and reporting tools to perform more sophisticated analyses. Data silos can be avoided. The sharing of structured data resources is enabled.
The same goes for employing appliances. Integrated, workload-optimized hardware and software options can improve performance and capacity utilization. Bottlenecks that impeded your production are less likely to occur.
But with so many options out there, how do you even begin your search?
This paper offers a detailed comparison of the value and costs for small footprint data warehouse appliances, including IBM Smart Analytics System 5710 and Teradata Data Mart Appliance 560. Read on to learn more about their costs, configuration details, benefits and much more.