Choosing your Deployment Option

There are two available options to deploy the Greenplum Database:

With the first option you download a pre-configured Greenplum Database OVA, while the second option requires building your own template. The following table highlights the differences between the two options:

Option 1 Option 2
Photon OS 3.0 CentOS 7
Automated process Manual process
Deployment time around 30 minutes Deployment time around 2 hours
Limited support for security & compliance customization Fully customizable based on security & compliance requirements