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860 Customers Surveyed

6,975 Data Points Collected

483 Published TechFacts

31 Published Charts

86 Published Case Studies



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Vertica customers have chosen Vertica over several vendors

Vertica was chosen over OR has replaced (if it did) which of the following vendors?

1010 Data
4%
Amazon Redshift
7%
EMC Greenplum
23%
Exasol
2%
Hadoop
10%
IBM Neteeza
14%
Infobright
11%
MongoDB
7%
Microsoft
21%
MySQL
25%
Oracle
28%
Oracle Exadata
13%
ParAccel
7%
SAP
4%
SybaseIQ
6%
Teradata
14%
Home grown solution
10%
None - Vertica is our primary solution
11%

Case Study: Small Business Computer Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business computer 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.

“With Vertica we have been able to offer a data warehouse in the cloud. That would not have been possible without the ability to run on commodity hardware and the ease of management.”

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 prohibitive cost of adding capacity due to licensing or hardware
    • 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:
    • Clinical data analyses
    • Financial tracking
    • Clickstream analyses
    • Customer analytics
  • Currently managing 20 – 40 TB of data with HPE Vertica software.
  • Uses the following Business Intelligence (BI), visualization, and ETL tools in their environment:
    • JasperSoft
    • Jaspersoft ETL
    • Pentaho Mondrian
    • Tableau
    • Homegrown

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Simplicity
    • Standard SQL interface
    • Optimizer and execution engine
    • Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
  • Achieved the following with HPE Vertica software:
    • Faster analysis and reporting
    • Greater business insight
    • A more interactive, conversational view of our data
    • Increased amount and complexity of data analyzed
    • A reduction in database infrastructure costs
    • A reduction in storage costs
  • Increased query performance by 500 – 1,000% through improvement in response time with HPE Vertica.
  • Is able to analyze 500 – 1,000% more data at one time with HPE Vertica.
  • Saved $500,000 – $1,000,000 in overall cost savings from using HPE Vertica.

HPE Vertica Software – it’s simply fast

Vertica is simply fast.

IT Director, Medium Enterprise Banking Company

Data-warehouse in the cloud possible only with HPE Vertica

With Vertica we have been able to offer a data warehouse in the cloud. That would not have been possible without the ability to run on commodity hardware and the ease of management.

Chief Technology Officer, Small Business Computer Services Company

Majority of Vertica users have increased query performance by at least 100-500% or more

By what % have you increased query performance through improvement in response time with Vertica?

Over 1,000%
9%
500 – 1,000%
26%
100 – 500%
31%
50 – 100%
16%
10 – 50%
15%
0 – 10%
3%

Case Study: Global 500 Professional Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 professional 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.

“With Vertica we are able to understand customer behaviors in near-real time and adapt accordingly.”

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
    • The prohibitive cost of adding capacity due to licensing or hardware
    • The lack of business insight from data
    • The lack of connection between current BI/analytics initiatives and needs of business

Use Case

  • Is implementing the following applications with HPE Vertica:
    • Promotional testing
    • Fraud monitoring/prevention
    • Behavior analytics
    • Clickstream analyses
    • Customer analytics
    • Loyalty analysis
    • Predictive analytics
    • Campaign management
  • 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
    • Spotfire (TIBCO)

Results

  • Values the following features in HPE Vertica software the most:
    • Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
    • Simplicity
    • Simultaneous loading and querying
    • Native support MapReduce and Hadoop
    • High availability without hardware redundancy
    • Low total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • High availability for analytics systems
  • Achieved the following with HPE Vertica software:
    • Faster analysis and reporting
    • The ability to load and analyze data concurrently
    • A more interactive, conversational view of our data
    • Improved insight into customer behaviors
    • Increased amount and complexity of data analyzed
  • 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 $500,000 – $1,000,000 in overall cost savings from using HPE Vertica.


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