Analytics White Paper

Get the Most for Your Analytics Investment with Cray

Comparisons to the Cray Urika-GX agile analytics platform

Advanced analytics is a top priority for any organization, but finding the right analytics solution has its challenges:

  • Time to value is generally too long.
  • Quality depends on having a well-defined and tightly integrated stack.
  • The effort and expense of implementation can be significant.

How should enterprises proceed? This white paper from ESG examines two approaches: selecting a ready-made system — the Cray® Urika®-GX platform — vs. developing your own environment using an equivalent commodity kit.

The cost comparison includes:

3-year TCO of Urika-GX
vs. commodity
analytics solutions

Capital and operational
expenses

Core components plus
associated support and
licensing


Enterprise Strategy Group is an IT analyst, research, validation and strategy firm that provides actionable insight and intelligence to the global IT community. “While there is no single ‘best choice’ for every business,” the report concludes, “those looking to gain real big data advantages would do well to reconsider their assumptions about deployment models, and evaluate how Cray could be the right offering to meet their needs.” Download the report today.

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