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BI Is In the Details: How Columnar Technology Leverages the Latent Value in SQL Databases


If you are responsible for BI (Business Intelligence) in your organization, there are three questions you should ask yourself: - Are there applications in my organization for combining operational processes with analytical insight that we can't deploy because of performance and capacity constraints with our existing BI environment? - Can we only allow analysts to operate on subsetted or aggregated data due to performance limitations? - Are we unable to do the optimization work manually to allow deep, detailed analytical queries to execute? Shouldn't the computer be able to do the hard work, such as performance optimization, that the IT staff currently performs?

Tags : business intelligence, vertica, aggregated data, olap, rolap, sql, query, data warehouse
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Published:  Aug 15, 2010
Length:  17
Type:  White Paper