- Column-based, indexes
- Speed with large queries
- Large amounts of data
While queries with previous products could run for hours, with SAP IQ, they run in a matter of minutes or seconds. Disk costs.
There could be more documentation and training.
In earlier versions, yes, but not in the past two-three versions.
None, scales to VLDB status.
An eight out of 10.
OLTP databases, but there's no comparison in terms of reporting and warehousing.
Straightforward, very easy.
Know what you are getting for your money.
No, I did not evaluate other options before choosing this product.
Do the research. This is an excellent product.