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All the models and especially the entry model, the SC30/20, have a competitive price that is fair and offers very good value for money. It's reasonably and competitively priced.
Pricing is market-related and is flexible for the solution. Pricing depends on varying life cycles.
This product is too expensive compared to others, and I don't see any value in using it.
The support we pay annually. Support typically depends on the array. It can range anywhere from $7,000 to a couple of hundred thousand dollars. It just depends on the specific one you're talking about and how big it is. It's based on size. The larger the array, the larger the maintenance cost. It's hard to really give you a range because the range is so wide. I don't even know if it'd be useful because you're talking anywhere from $5,000 to $250,000, depending on which specific array you're talking about.
The solution is not expensive. Initialization is strait forward, not complicated They have a few features that can be licensed.
The pricing of Dell EMC Compellent is competitive.
I would not recommend the product. There are other, better products out there. This system is not a good fit for most customers. It's not only the fact that it's too old, but it has not developed any more since Dell bought it.
The pricing of this solution is competitive.
We purchased the whole package at once. We don't pay any additional fees annually.
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