September 7, 2022
Setting up a data infrastructure has 3-4 major components - which are as follows:
Setting up a data warehouse - the old way
Hiring data engineers, working with custom solutions is very difficult and expensive. Moreover, there are various caps that you have to consider while setting it up - for example - some ETL companies keep pricing based on connectors - in addition to the number of rows processed. It all works out to be very expensive setup.
Each segment has the below limitations:
We felt all this cost was too much of an overhead - especially for small businesses that are just looking to get things up and running. Most of the businesses need well over 2M rows/day. And the cost of all this - comes in thousands of dollars.
Therefore, we decided to add all components together and keep pricing fixed only on the number of rows processed - with a base cost to run essential services.
Here's how our pricing looks like: