Micro Focus has unveiled a new release of the Vertica Analytics Platform. Vertica 9 offers an extended list of in-database machine learning capabilities – including new algorithms, model replication, data preparation functions, and end-to-end workflow – to simplify the production and deployment of machine learning models. In addition, Vertica 9 is now available for deployment in the Google Marketplace.
The new release includes core platform enhancements that triples load performance, increases query performance with Flattened Tables, and extends concurrency by up to 60%. In addition, Vertica 9 natively integrates with key ecosystem technologies and open source innovation, including Microsoft PowerBI, Cloudera Manager and Apache Spark 2.1.
Micro Focus also announced the beta release of Vertica in Eon Mode, which it says enables organizations to evaluate the separation of compute and storage for Amazon Web Service (AWS) deployments. Companies in the AWS ecosystem will be able to leverage AWS S3 for storage and Vertica’s query-optimized analytics engine for processing speed.
According to Micro Focus, the new Eon Mode architecture provides rapid elastic scaling up and down on the Vertica cluster, with just-in-time workload-based provisioning. In addition, intelligent, new caching mechanism on the nodes enable organizations to benefit from Vertica's query performance. Companies in the AWS ecosystem will be able to leverage AWS S3 for storage and Vertica’s query-optimized analytics engine for processing speed to capitalize on cloud economics.
For complete details on Vertica 9, go to www.vertica.com/v9.