TechValidate Research on Vertica

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Vertica Customer Research

How would you rate Vertica?

22%
18%
32%
14%
9%
1%
3%

Vertica Customer Research

Blazing Fast Analytics

By what multiple have you improved query performance with Vertica?

10 – 50x
34%
6 – 10x
25%
3 – 5x
21%
Over 50x
15%
1 – 2x
5%

Vertica means insanely high query performance!

What % have you improved query performance with Vertica?

Over 1,000%
6%
501 – 1,000%
18%
101 – 500%
36%
51 – 100%
25%
1 –50%
15%

Vertica means extreme returns on investment

By what % are you able to reduce the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) by using 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%

Vertica’s Best Capabilities

Which of the following capabilities in Vertica Software do you find most valuable?

Standard SQL interface
75%
Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
62%
Simultaneous loading and querying
55%
Superior compression
51%
In-database analytics capabilities
38%
High availability without hardware redundancy
36%
Optimizer and Execution Engine
27%
Concurrency for hundreds or thousands of users
25%
Ease of interaction with existing BI tools & ETL tools
25%
Database Designer and Administration Tools
18%
Advanced analytics: predictive, geospatial, sentiment, etc
12%
Workload management
11%
Semi structured and structured data analytics in one environment
9%
Ability to do low latency SQL queries on Hadoop
6%
Unified environment: On-prem, on Hadoop,and in the Cloud
3%

Applications used with Vertica

Which of the following requirements/ applications are you using Vertica?

Customer analytics
47%
Enterprise Data Warehouse optimization
41%
Predictive analytics
29%
Behavior analytics
26%
Clickstream analytics
25%
Financial tracking
22%
Campaign management
15%
Network performance analytics
13%
Fraud monitoring/prevention
13%
Machine/sensor data analysis (Internet of Things)
13%
Loyalty analytics
11%
Clinical data analytics
9%
Claims analytics
9%
Patient records analytics
9%
Promotional testing
7%
Compliance testing
4%
Tick data back-testing
3%
Cyber security monitoring/prevention
3%
Information security
3%

Vertica significantly compresses your data freeing up data storage space

By what percentage (%) are you able to compress your data by using Vertica?
For example, if you compressed 1PB of data to 500TB, the compression is 50%.

Greater than 50%
35%
40-50%
23%
25-40%
24%
10-25%
15%
1-10%
4%

Vertica means insanely high query performance!

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

Over 1,000%
11%
500 – 1,000%
24%
100 – 500%
31%
50 – 100%
16%
10 – 50%
13%
0 – 10%
5%

Vertica’s top features as rated by the users

Which of the following features in Vertica do you value the most?

Extreme speed and performance
80%
Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
49%
Simplicity
38%
Standard SQL interface
69%
Simultaneous loading and querying
41%
Concurrency for hundreds or thousands of users
9%
Aggressive compression
41%
Database Designer and Administration Tools
16%
In-database analytics capabilities – R, C++
17%
Native support MapReduce and Hadoop
9%
Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
34%
High availability without hardware redundancy
31%
Optimizer and Execution Engine
21%
Workload management
9%
Flexibility
13%
Low Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
28%
High availability for analytics systems
32%

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%

From TB to PB – wide range of data managed by Vertica customers

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

1PB +
3%
500 TB – 1 PB
2%
200 – 500 TB
4%
80 – 200 TB
6%
40 – 80 TB
3%
20 – 40 TB
12%
10 – 20 TB
12%
5 – 10 TB
15%
1 – 5 TB
26%
500 GB – 1 TB
9%
0 – 500 GB
10%

Vertica is leveraged across a wide range of use cases

Which of the following applications are you implementing with Vertica?

Promotional testing
15%
Claims analysis
6%
Patient records analysis
6%
Clinical data analysis
7%
Fraud monitoring/prevention
13%
Financial tracking
22%
Tick data back-testing
2%
Behavior analytics
37%
Clickstream analysis
29%
Network performance analysis
16%
Cyber security monitoring/prevention
6%
Customer analytics
57%
Compliance testing
1%
Loyalty analysis
19%
Predictive analytics
42%
Campaign management
24%
Machine/sensor data analysis
13%

Vertica solves all your big data problems

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

Queries run very slow or do not complete at all
66%
Inability to analyze large volumes of data
66%
Data is summarized or aggregated, losing detail and insights
29%
Lack of concurrency limits access to data
17%
Cost of adding capacity is prohibitive due to licensing or hardware
32%
Queries must be stopped while loading new data
15%
Current system has reached its performance limits
43%
Lack of business insight from data
17%
Lack of connection between current BI/analytics initiatives and needs of business
16%
Existing data warehouse/data management infrastructure cannot handle Big Data
40%

Vertica’s top features as rated by the users

Which of the following features in Vertica do you value the most?

Extreme speed and performance
80%
Massive scalability on industry-standard hardware
48%
Simplicity
38%
Standard SQL interface
70%
Simultaneous loading and querying
40%
Concurrency for hundreds or thousands of users
9%
Aggressive compression
40%
Database Designer and Administration Tools
16%
In-database analytics capabilities – R, C++
16%
Native support MapReduce and Hadoop
9%
Ease of interaction with existing BI tools through connectors and ODBC/JDBC
34%
High availability without hardware redundancy
30%
Optimizer and Execution Engine
21%
Workload management
10%
Flexibility
13%
Low Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
28%
High availability for analytics systems
31%

Vertica means insanely high query performance!

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

Over 1,000%
10%
500 – 1,000%
24%
100 – 500%
30%
50 – 100%
17%
10 – 50%
14%
0 – 10%
5%

BI, ETL tools used with Vertica

Which of the following Business Intelligence (BI), visualization, and ETL tools do you use in your environment?

Ab Initio
3%
Business Objects Crystal Reports
11%
Business Objects xCelsius
2%
Cognos 8 BI
8%
GoldenGate TDM
2%
Hadoop
30%
IBM Data Stage
3%
Informatica – Data Replicator
2%
Informatica – Power Center
9%
JasperSoft
5%
Microsoft Integrated Services
8%
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services
9%
MicroStrategy
13%
Oracle
14%
Oracle GoldenGate
3%
Pentaho Kettle
14%
Pentaho Mondrian
5%
SAS
8%
Spotfire (TIBCO)
4%
SPSS
4%
Syncsort DMExpress
2%
Tableau
37%
Talend Open Studio
11%
Homegrown
20%

Instant ROI with Vertica

Please estimate the overall cost savings from using Vertica achieved through – improved analytics and reporting productivity, reduced server and storage requirements, and ease of implementation.

Over $10,000,000
1%
$5,000,000 - $10,000,000
1%
$1,000,000 - $5,000,000
10%
$500,000 - $1,000,000
19%
$100,000 - $500,000
35%
$0 - $100,000
34%

Users have chosen Vertica over several vendors

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

Amazon Redshift
5%
EMC Greenplum
21%
Hadoop
8%
IBM Neteeza
10%
Infobright
9%
MongoDB
6%
Microsoft
21%
MySQL
24%
Oracle
31%
Oracle Exadata
11%
ParAccel
5%
SybaseIQ
5%
Teradata
12%
Home grown solution
10%
None - Vertica is our primary solution
12%

From TB to PB – the range of data managed by Vertica customers

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

1PB +
3%
500 TB – 1 PB
2%
200 – 500 TB
3%
80 – 200 TB
5%
40 – 80 TB
3%
20 – 40 TB
12%
10 – 20 TB
12%
5 – 10 TB
15%
1 – 5 TB
26%
500 GB – 1 TB
10%
0 – 500 GB
9%

Users Using Vertica (Big Data solutions) Analyze A Wide Range Of Data

Which of the following applications are you implementing with Vertica?

Promotional testing
16%
Claims analysis
7%
Patient records analysis
5%
Clinical data analysis
8%
Fraud monitoring/prevention
15%
Financial tracking
21%
Tick data back-testing
2%
Behavior analytics
38%
Clickstream analysis
30%
Network performance analysis
13%
Cyber security monitoring/prevention
6%
Customer analytics
58%
Loyalty analysis
20%
Predictive analytics
41%
Campaign management
24%
Machine/sensor data analysis
12%

Challenges addressed by Vertica customers

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

Queries run very slow or do not complete at all
65%
Inability to analyze large volumes of data
66%
Data is summarized or aggregated, losing detail and insights
29%
Lack of concurrency limits access to data
18%
Cost of adding capacity is prohibitive due to licensing or hardware
31%
Queries must be stopped while loading new data
15%
Current system has reached its performance limits
43%
Lack of business insight from data
18%
Lack of connection between current BI/analytics initiatives and needs of business
16%
Existing data warehouse/data management infrastructure cannot handle Big Data
39%

Vertica significantly compresses your data freeing up data storage space

By what percentage (%) are you able to compress your data by using Vertica?
For example, if you compressed 1PB of data to 500TB, the compression is 50%.

Greater than 50%
34%
40-50%
23%
25-40%
23%
10-25%
16%
1-10%
4%



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