In the midst of major trends like Big Data and IoT, analytics is the critical technology needed to bring value out of data. Traditional data warehouse vendors pose significant barriers with high costs and rigid architectures.
MariaDB, the company behind the fastest growing open source database, recently introduced MariaDB ColumnStore 1.0, a powerful open source columnar storage engine. ColumnStore unites transactional and analytic processing with a single ANSI SQL front end to deliver an enterprise-grade solution that simplifies high-performance, big data analytics. Download a free version of ColumnStore.
MariaDB ColumnStore provides:
- Better Price Performance: Exponentially better cost for a high-performance analytics solution that can be deployed on commodity hardware in the cloud, or on premise.
- Easier Enterprise Analytics: Single SQL interface for OLTP and analytics. Full ANSI SQL support including support for complex queries requiring joins, aggregation and window function.
- Faster, More Efficient Queries: Distributed queries that run as a series of parallel operations, delivering extremely fast and scalable results.