There arguments can of course also go the other way around.
Main disadvantages are:
- When something breaks, you are in charge of fixing it, not other people
- When you hit an error, you have to investigate. But you can of course pay people to help you with that if the community doesn't make it.
-when you have large quantities of people, you service might be overwhelmed as well, but it's easier and cheaper to "add more slots" by setting up a second or third machine
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