VMware Greenplum on Microsoft Azure

VMware Greenplum

Advanced analytics meets traditional business intelligence with VMware Greenplum: the world’s first fully featured, multi-cloud, massively parallel processing (MPP) data platform based on the open source Greenplum Database. VMware Greenplum provides comprehensive and integrated analytics on multi-structured data. Powered by the world’s most advanced cost-based query optimizer, VMware Greenplum delivers unmatched analytical query performance on massive volumes of data.

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Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure is an ever-expanding set of cloud services to help your organization meet your business challenges. It’s the freedom to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks.

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VMware Greenplum is deployed on Microsoft Azure via two marketplace offerings:

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VMware Greenplum (BYOL)

uses existing core based licensing for deploying on Azure. Customers receive the same support as on-premise deployments. A 90 day free evaluation period (but no support) is also included with this offering.

VMware Greenplum (BYOL)

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VMware Greenplum (Hourly)

provides an on-demand license for customers without an existing license that wish to deploy in Azure and also receive email support.

VMware Greenplum (Hourly)


Same VMware Greenplum software as on-premises or cloud installation

Secure Deployment with Product Review from Microsoft

GP Browser included (Web based SQL Query Tool)

Optional Installer makes installing additional components such as MADlib and Command Center easy!

Self Healing automates node recovery without administrative intervention

Optimized Deployment for Performance using Best Practices

Development to Production Deployments via Azure Resource Manager Deployment

PgBouncer Connection Pooler included and preconfigured

Upgrade Utility notifies and automates cluster upgrades

Snapshot Utility automates instant and non-blocking database backups


VMware Greenplum on Azure BYOL

Global, 24x7 support for Severity 1 issues
Fast response times for critical issues
Fast response times for critical issues
Online access to documentation, technical resources, knowledge base, and discussion forums
Product updates and upgrades during the subscription period
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Details for Premium Support Services can be found here

VMware Greenplum on Azure Hourly

Monday – Friday 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. local time zone
Target Response time of 1 day
Unlimited number of email-based support tickets via ondemand-support@pivotal.io
Remote Support
Online access to documentation, FAQs, technical resources, Knowledge Base, and discussion forums
Product updates and upgrades during the subscription period

Details for On Demand Support Service can be found here

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