Press Release | 17 Jan 2023

Vertica’s Analytical Database Earns Leader Status in the GigaOm Radar for Data Warehouses


Vertica receives multiple Exceptional ratings for key criteria, market and user categories and recognition for future-looking product development

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Jan. 17, 2023— Vertica, the core analytical database in the Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) software portfolio, announced today it has been named for the third consecutive year a Leader in the 2022 GigaOm Radar for Data Warehouses. The Vertica analytical database, which boasts infrastructure-independent, scalable, flexible data warehouse and analytics capabilities, received “Exceptional” ratings in multiple categories, while also receiving praise for its forward-looking product development.

Vertica earned the Exceptional rating – the highest possible – for the Large Enterprise category in the market segment and for the Data Analyst and Data Engineer categories in the user segment. As for Key Criteria, Vertica received Exceptional ratings for Multicluster Structure, Advanced Data Governance and Security, Data Ingestion, and Data Replication. Also, Vertica was described as “future-focused” with the recent release of Vertica Accelerator, its database as a service (DBaaS) offering, as well as its upcoming enhancements on the solution’s roadmap.

“Vertica offers wide-ranging in-database analytics and ML (machine learning) and flexible deployment models,” the GigaOm report said. “Additionally, all functionality is available under one license, with no markup for infrastructure or cloud storage, or additional licenses needed to access additional analytic tools.”

GigaOm evaluated 12 data warehouse solutions by “applying evaluations of specific key criteria and evaluation metrics.” The GigaOm Radar for Data Warehouses is intended as a guide to inform readers about the solutions available, help them determine their organization’s needs and decide on the evaluation criteria and metrics that are most relevant so they can ultimately select the offering that is the best match.

“Data warehouses must adapt to meet ever-changing business needs and embrace new technology innovations and evolving use cases. Vertica addresses its customers’ needs today and in the future with an ever-growing set of in-database capabilities for any data analytics, at any scale, deployed anywhere,” said Jeff Healey, vice president of marketing of the Vertica Product Group at Micro Focus. “We are pleased to be named a leader in the GigaOm Radar for Data Warehouses for the third consecutive year. This recognition is a testament to the ongoing commitment by all of Team Vertica, who work every day to deliver a best-in-class database and data analytics solution.”

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About Vertica

The core analytical database within the Micro Focus software portfolio, Vertica, is the Unified Analytics Platform, based on a massively scalable architecture with the broadest set of analytical capabilities and end-to-end in-database machine learning. Vertica enables many customers to easily apply these powerful functions to the largest and most demanding analytical workloads, arming businesses and its customers with predictive business insights faster than any data analytical platform in the market. Vertica provides its Unified Analytics Platform across all major public clouds and on-premises data centers and integrates data in cloud object storage.


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