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TechValidate Research on HPE Software Big Data Solutions

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743 Customers Surveyed

5,786 Data Points Collected

463 Published TechFacts

46 Published Charts

89 Published Case Studies



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Vertica means extreme returns on investment

By what % are you able to reduce the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) by using HPE Vertica? (TCO reductions from: ability to run on commodity hardware, superior compression, ease of use, limitless scalability, high performance)

Greater than 100%
3%
51-100%
31%
26-50%
40%
1-25%
26%

HPE Vertica allows us to provide low-latency data exploration through our BI tool to our end-users because of its high-performance query capabilities.

Senior IT Architect, Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Case Study: Small Business Computer Software Company

Introduction

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

“We use Vertica as our data warehouse for just about everything. It has allowed us to do better financial reporting, analyze user data to improve user experience and our products, increase revenue and profitability, and build complicated models for predictive analytics.”

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 business insight from data

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Promotional testing
    • Financial tracking
    • Behavior analytics
    • Clickstream analyses
    • Customer analytics
    • 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:
    • Hadoop
    • SPSS
    • Tableau

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Standard SQL interface
    • Aggressive compression
    • Database designer and administration tools
    • Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
    • Workload management
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Achieved the following with HPE Vertica software:
    • Faster analysis and reporting
    • Greater business insight
    • A more interactive, conversational view of our data
    • Improved insight into customer behaviors
    • Enhanced profitability
    • Increased amount and complexity of data analyzed
    • Reduced implementation time for a new analytics warehouse
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Increased query performance by 100 – 500% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Is able to analyze 100 – 500% more data at one time with HPE Vertica.
  • Saved $1,000,000 – $5,000,000 in overall cost savings from using HPE Vertica.

HPE Vertica improves data handling by more than 1000% for a small business consumer servic

A small business consumer services company is able to analyze over 1,000% more data at one time with HPE Vertica.

Case Study: Small Business Financial Services Company

Introduction

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

“By replacing our current SQL database with Vertica, we have achieved 50X – 1000X improvement in query speed with one-tenth the storage space.”

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
    • 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
    • Customer analytics
    • 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:
    • GoldenGate TDM

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Extreme speed and performance
    • Simplicity
    • Aggressive compression
    • Database designer and administration tools
  • Achieved the following with HPE Vertica software:
    • Faster analysis and reporting
    • Increased amount and complexity of data analyzed
    • Ease of adding additional database capacity
  • Increased query performance by > 1,000% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Is able to analyze 100 – 500% more data at one time with HPE Vertica.

HPE Vertica Analytics Platform Software addresses a wide range of pain points

Which of the following pain points are addressed by the HPE Vertica Analytics Platform?

Queries run very slow or do not complete at all
66%
Inability to analyze large volumes of data
67%
Data is summarized or aggregated, losing detail and insights
33%
Lack of concurrency limits access to data
16%
Cost of adding capacity is prohibitive due to licensing or hardware
29%
Queries must be stopped while loading new data
13%
Current system has reached its performance limits
42%
Lack of business insight from data
19%
Lack of connection between current BI/analytics initiatives and needs of business
17%
Existing data warehouse/data management infrastructure cannot handle Big Data
40%


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About HPE Software Big Data Solutions

With the HPE Vertica Analytics platform, Hewlett Packard Enterprise innovates in software, services and big data infrastructure to make data tangible for businesses, right now.

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