GridMarkets vs. Local or AWS Cluster 

Learn how setting up MOE on GridMarkets' compares to using a local compute or AWS cluster. 

Feature
Local Cluster
AWS Cluster
GridMarkets
Setup
Many Steps
80+ Complex Steps
3 Simple Steps
Scaling Software Licenses
Limited
Limited by Local License Count
Unlimited
Scaling Machines
Limited
Limited by Quota
Unlimited
Setup Costs
High
Limited
None
Maintenance Costs
High
Limited
None
Usage Costs
Predictable
Unpredictable
Per Machine-Hour
Return on Investment
Low
Medium
High

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