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TechValidate Research on HPE Software Big Data Solutions

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665 Customers Surveyed

5,169 Data Points Collected

403 Published TechFacts

37 Published Charts

84 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for HPE Software Big Data Solutions

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Analyzing video game success from all angles is key to our business. Vertica allows us to achieve that with record speed!

IT Architect, Medium Enterprise Computer Software Company

We churn a huge amount of data at my work, we need the ability to query it in as close to real time as possible. Vertica has been an ideal tool for it, I am an enormous fan of the product.

System Administrator, Small Business Media & Entertainment Company

HPE Vertica Customers manage a wide range of data size from PB to GB

What is the amount of data you are currently managing with HPE Vertica software?

1PB +
3%
500 TB – 1 PB
2%
200 – 500 TB
3%
80 – 200 TB
7%
40 – 80 TB
3%
20 – 40 TB
12%
10 – 20 TB
10%
5 – 10 TB
14%
1 – 5 TB
26%
500 GB – 1 TB
12%
0 – 500 GB
9%

Case Study: Non Profit

Introduction

This case study of a non-profit is based on a February 2013 survey of HP Vertica customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“HPE Vertica Software has enabled us to provide service offerings we would otherwise not have been able to provide. The most important feature to us is the speed with which we are able to do an ad-hoc analysis of larger data sets.”

Challenges

  • Addressed the following pain points with the HPE Vertica Analytics Platform:
    • Slow or incomplete queries
    • The inability to analyze large volumes of data
    • Performance limits with current system

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Claims analyses
    • Patient records analyses
    • Fraud monitoring/prevention
    • Predictive analytics
    • Machine/sensor data analysis
  • Currently managing 500 GB – 1 TB of data with HPE Vertica software.
  • Uses the following Business Intelligence (BI), visualization, and ETL tools in their environment:
    • Hadoop
    • Pentaho Kettle
    • Pentaho Mondrian
    • SAS
    • SPSS
    • Tableau
    • Talend Open Studio

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Simplicity
    • Standard SQL interface
    • In-database analytics capabilities – R, C++
    • Native support MapReduce and Hadoop
    • Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
    • Optimizer and execution engine
  • Achieved the following with HPE Vertica software:
    • Faster analysis and reporting
    • A more interactive, conversational view of our data
    • Increased amount and complexity of data analyzed
    • Advanced analytics with in-database C++ or R
  • Increased query performance by 500 – 1,000% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Is able to analyze > 1,000% more data at one time with HPE Vertica.

Benefits of using HPE Information Governance solutions

Which of the following Information Governance results, benefits, and improvements have you achieved using HPE’s solutions?

Reduced operational and legal costs
23%
Expanded scalability to support skyrocketing information growth
23%
Increased performance
38%
Improved end user experience through efficient and transparent access to information
54%
Improved litigation readiness
31%
Quickly respond to internal or regulatory requests
38%
Mitigate risk of penalties or sanctions
23%

Case Study: Easy Data

Introduction

This case study of EasyData is based on a February 2014 survey of HP Software Vertica customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Customers of my company EasyData are the Telecommunication operators and financial institutions. Their main demands are: to get all the data “just in time,” not to have limits on the amount of data and storage time, to pay for their data support at a reasonable price, and to be confident in the reliability and performance of storage systems. Vertica provides all of this."

Challenges

  • Addressed the following pain points with the HPE Vertica Analytics Platform:
    • Slow or incomplete queries
    • The inability to analyze large volumes of data
    • The lack of concurrency limits access to data
    • The prohibitive cost of adding capacity due to licensing or hardware
    • The need to stop queries while loading new data
    • Performance limits with current system
    • Existing data warehouse/data management infrastructure that could not handle Big Data

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Fraud monitoring/prevention
    • Financial tracking
    • Behavior analytics
    • Network performance analysis
    • Customer analytics
    • Machine/sensor data analysis
  • Currently managing 20 – 40 TB of data with HPE Vertica software.
  • Uses the following Business Intelligence (BI), visualization, and ETL tools in their environment:
    • Business Objects Crystal Reports
    • Oracle GoldenGate
    • Tableau
    • Talend Open Studio
    • GETL
  • Purchased HPE Vertica over the following vendors:
    • Microsoft
    • SybaseIQ

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Simplicity
    • Standard SQL interface
    • Simultaneous loading and querying
    • Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
    • High availability without hardware redundancy
    • Optimizer and execution engine
    • Workload management
    • Flexibility
    • Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Increased query performance by 100 – 500% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Can compress their data by 40-50% with HPE Vertica.
  • Saved $100,000 – $500,000 in overall cost savings from using HPE Vertica.


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