Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform Comparison Calculator
This calculator compares the ongoing subscription costs of Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform Premium with Management to the upfront license and ongoing support/maintenance costs of Oracle WebLogic Portal and IBM WebSphere Portal.
Pricing models for IBM WebSphere and Oracle WebLogic are highly dependent on both the number of processor cores as well as the type of processor core in use. Please review the instructions for each comparison to ensure the correct IBM Processor Value Units (PVUs) and Oracle Core Factors are being used.
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Input all variables in white cells. Mouse over the marked rows for more information. See charts graphically displaying the Red Hat JBoss Portal Platform savings below the calculator.
The total number of cores cannot exceed 1024. Results below may not be accurate.
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* Values for IBM PVUs per Core range from 50-120. The default is set for a middle-range processor which has 100 PVUs/core. When customizing, please be specific as to which processor you are using and adjust the PVU value accordingly.
Oracle/IBM prices are as of January 4, 2013.
- Red Hat JBoss Middleware pricing is for demonstration purposes only and DOES NOT constitute an official price quote. Red Hat reserves the right to change prices in this calculator without notice. JBoss pricing in this calculator does not include volume discounts. For an official quote with pricing customized for your business, please contact your Red Hat sales representative.
- Calculator assumes the same number of cores/processor and same Oracle core factor or the same number of IBM Value Units per core for all years.
- IBM and Oracle pricing and support costs are derived from publicly available data. See above links for details.