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Data Solution Architect at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Easy to use, scalable, but price reduction needed

What is our primary use case?

We are using the solution as an operating system for some of our charging systems.

What is most valuable?

One of the main features of this solution is the ease of use.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the solution for approximately ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The scalability of the solution is good and we have approximately 10 users using it.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support was satisfactory.

What about the implementation team?

We used a vendor team to do the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There…

What is our primary use case?

We are using the solution as an operating system for some of our charging systems.

What is most valuable?

One of the main features of this solution is the ease of use.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the solution for approximately ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The scalability of the solution is good and we have approximately 10 users using it.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support was satisfactory.

What about the implementation team?

We used a vendor team to do the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

There should be an option to install the solution for free and just pay for the support. We purchased an annual license and the price could be better.

What other advice do I have?

We are going to continue using the solution in the future and I recommend it to others.

I rate Oracle Solaris a seven out of ten.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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Manager at a tech vendor with 10,001+ employees
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Top 5Leaderboard
Stable and scalable

What is our primary use case?

I'm a distributor who provides Oracle Solaris virtualization solutions to about 100 customers. I'm with the biggest distributor of Sun Microsystems. 

What is most valuable?

It's stable.

What needs improvement?

Solaris is not easy to use. It needs better GUI, UI, and configuration tools.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using Oracle Solaris for 16 years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Solaris is scalable because they have their own file system, like CFS.

How are customer service and technical support?

Oracle support is getting better.

How was the initial setup?

Installation is complex and it takes up to two days. To install and configure Solaris to meet the average customer's requirements takes…

What is our primary use case?

I'm a distributor who provides Oracle Solaris virtualization solutions to about 100 customers. I'm with the biggest distributor of Sun Microsystems. 

What is most valuable?

It's stable.

What needs improvement?

Solaris is not easy to use. It needs better GUI, UI, and configuration tools.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been using Oracle Solaris for 16 years.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Solaris is scalable because they have their own file system, like CFS.

How are customer service and technical support?

Oracle support is getting better.

How was the initial setup?

Installation is complex and it takes up to two days. To install and configure Solaris to meet the average customer's requirements takes two or three engineers.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Licensing for Solaris is normally on a yearly basis.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate Solaris eight out of 10.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Distributor
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