Vertica Review

It has helped us escalate, we need information almost real-time.

What is most valuable?

Analytical features are amazing, the integration is wonderful.

How has it helped my organization?

It has helped us escalate, we need information almost real-time.

What needs improvement?

Documentation, there are functions that are not documented. UDF SDK, I'd like to see a step by step simulator example in a manual. The read-me code is good, however, an example would be great for starters.

For how long have I used the solution?

3 years

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Yes, cluster migration takes time.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Yes, in data streaming ROS containers is a pain to work with.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Not yet.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

It is good, they answer in good time. There are times that they really don't come with a proper answer.

Technical Support:


Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Yes, regular relational databases. We switched for scalability reasons.

What about the implementation team?


Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Yes, Netezza.

What other advice do I have?

I like the new things they are introducing. I want to see more with Python.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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