Compare SAP IQ vs. Vertica

SAP IQ is ranked 11th in Relational Databases with 1 review while Vertica is ranked 6th in Data Warehouse with 4 reviews. SAP IQ is rated 8.0, while Vertica is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of SAP IQ writes "An excellent column-based, enterprise relational database solution with good speed and compression". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Vertica writes "Allows us to take volumes and process them at a very high speed". SAP IQ is most compared with SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise, Apache Hadoop, SAP HANA, Oracle Database and IBM Db2 Database, whereas Vertica is most compared with Snowflake, Apache Hadoop, Teradata, Amazon Redshift and SQL Server.
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Pros
Unbeatable speed and compression with a colummn-structured relational database.

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Vertica's most outstanding features are the compression rates achieved and the speed of access of high volume data.Allows us to take volumes and process them at a very high speed.The performance is very good and the aggregate records are fast.Eighty percent of the ETL operations have improved since implementing this solution.It maximize cloud economics for mission-critical big data analytical initiatives.It maximizes cloud economics with Eon Mode by scaling cluster size to meet variable workload demands.

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Cons
The organization who owns the product does not support it well and appears not to be doing significant development for the future.

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Support is an area where it could get better.Promotion/marketing must be improved, even though it is a very useful product at very good price, it is not as "popular" as it should be.When it is about to reach the maximum storage capacity, it becomes slow.Fact-to-fact joins on multi-billion record tables perform poorly.It needs integration with multiple clouds.

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Pricing and Cost Advice
The only costs after standard licensing fees are for add-ons and upgrades.

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It is fast to purchase through the AWS Marketplace.The pricing and licensing depend on the size of your environment and the zone where you want to implement.

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11th
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15,293
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4
Average Words per Review
199
Avg. Rating
9.0
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Also Known As
Sybase IQMicro Focus Vertica, HPE Vertica, HPE Vertica on Demand
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Overview

SAPĀ® IQ software delivers speed and power for extreme-scale enterprise data warehousing and analytics. Its column-oriented, grid-based massively parallel processing (MPP) architecture and patented data compression and indexing technologies enable companies to exploit the value of huge amounts of data at the speed of business.

Micro Focus Vertica is the most advanced SQL database analytics portfolio built from the very first line of code to address the most demanding Big Data analytics initiatives. Micro Focus Vertica delivers speed without compromise, scale without limits, and the broadest range of consumption models. Choose Vertica on premise, on demand, in the cloud, or on Hadoop. With support for all leading BI and visualization tools, open source technologies like Hadoop and R, and built-in analytical functions, Vertica helps you derive more value from your Enterprise Data Warehouse and data lakes and get to market faster with your analytics initiatives.

To learn more about Micro Focus Vertica Advanced Analytics, visit our website.

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Sample Customers
ASR Group, Citrix, State of Indiana, PocketCard Co. Ltd.Cerner, Game Show Network Game, Guess by Marciano, Supercell, Etsy, Nascar, Empirix, adMarketplace, and Cardlytics.
Top Industries
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Financial Services Firm67%
Healthcare Company11%
Insurance Company11%
Marketing Services Firm11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company51%
Comms Service Provider15%
Government8%
Energy/Utilities Company5%
REVIEWERS
Media Company21%
Computer Software Company21%
Marketing Services Firm17%
Comms Service Provider14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company43%
Comms Service Provider11%
Media Company9%
K 12 Educational Company Or School5%
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