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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



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Selected Research Highlights


Holistic information governance strategy for FSI key to avoid regulatory consequences

Which of the following statements related to information governance as it related to the Financial Services Industry do you agree with?

With escalating regulations and expanding data volumes it is imperative to implement a holistic information governance strategy to maintain compliance and avoid financial and regulatory consequences
77%
Without insightful intelligence about your information it is difficult to derive value from your most important asset in order to make business decisions and respond to investigations in a timely manner.
38%
Many organizations are still relying on legacy information governance solutions which were not designed to handle today’s volume and diversity of information including IM, social media, and voice
69%

HPE Software Vertica Customer Statistic

12% of surveyed IT organizations purchased HPE Vertica over Teradata.

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%
Other
15%

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a January 2014 survey of HP Software Vertica customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Vertica is a powerful, easy and stable solution.”

Challenges

  • Addressed the following pain points with the HPE Vertica Analytics Platform:
    • The inability to analyze large volumes of data
    • Summarized or aggregated data, losing detail and insights
    • Performance limits with current system

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Promotional testing
    • Financial tracking
    • 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
    • Informatica – Data Replicator
    • MicroStrategy
    • Oracle GoldenGate
    • Tableau
    • Talend Open Studio
  • Purchased HPE Vertica over the following vendors:
    • EMC Greenplum
    • IBM Neteeza
    • SybaseIQ

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Simplicity
    • High availability without hardware redundancy
    • Flexibility
    • Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Increased query performance by 50 – 100% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Can compress their data by 10-25% with HPE Vertica.
  • Saved $1,000,000 – $5,000,000 in overall cost savings from using HPE Vertica.

An IT Director of a medium enterprise health care company is very likely to recommend HPE Vertica for the following reason:

HPE Vertica lowers the developers’ and system administrators’ effort, allowing them to focus on more import areas.

Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Services Company

Introduction

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

“Our Merchants’ reports are now powered by Vertica which increases their satisfaction because they are able to access their information much more quickly and have many different ways of visualizing that data. We also constantly mine our data internally to provide business insights and patterns to both existing and prospective Merchants.”

Challenges

  • Addressed the following pain points with the HPE Vertica Analytics Platform:
    • Slow or incomplete queries
    • The inability to analyze large volumes of data
    • Summarized or aggregated data, losing detail and insights
    • The lack of concurrency limits access to data
    • The prohibitive cost of adding capacity due to licensing or hardware
    • Performance limits with current system
    • The lack of business insight from data
    • The lack of connection between current BI/analytics initiatives and needs of business
    • Existing data warehouse/data management infrastructure that could not handle Big Data

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Promotional testing
    • Financial tracking
    • Behavior analytics
    • Clickstream analysis
    • Customer analytics
    • Loyalty analysis
    • Predictive analytics
  • Currently managing 1 – 5 TB of data with HPE Vertica software.
  • Uses the following Business Intelligence (BI), visualization, and ETL tools in their environment:
    • Pentaho Kettle
    • Homegrown
    • Based on Grails, HighCharts, and jQuery
  • Purchased HPE Vertica over the following vendors:
    • IBM Neteeza
    • Infobright
    • MySQL
    • Oracle Exadata
    • Home grown solution

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Concurrency for hundreds or thousands of users
    • Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Increased query performance by > 1,000% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Can compress their data by > 50% with HPE Vertica.


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