Infobright - The Database for Analytics
Infobright combines a columnar database with our Knowledge Grid architecture to deliver a self-managing, self-tuning database optimized for analytics. Infobright eliminates the need to create indexes, partition data, or do any manual tuning to achieve fast response for queries and reports. Its features include:
- Ideal for data volumes up to 50TB
- Market-leading data compression (from 10:1 to over 40:1), which drastically reduces I/O (improving query performance) and results in significantly less storage than alternative solutions
- No licensing fees
- Fast response times for ad hoc analytic queries
- Query and load performance remains constant as the size of the database grows
- No requirement for specific schemas, e.g. Star schema
- No requirement for materialized views, complex data partitioning strategies, or indexing
- Simple to implement and manage, requiring little administration
- Reduction in data warehouse capital and operational expenses by reducing the number of servers, the amount of storage needed and their associated maintenance costs, and a significant reduction in administrative costs
- Runs on low cost, off-the-shelf hardware
- Is compatible with major Business Intelligence tools such as Pentaho, Jaspersoft, Cognos, Business Objects, and others
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