Massive acceleration of complex data analysis

 

The customer

For more than 50 years, IMS Health has been the world’s leading provider of information services for the healthcare industry (pharmaceuticals and medical devices, funding and service providers). Its customers are the decision-makers of the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry, who are provided with important data and servicesrelating to the market and portfolio performance of their products as well as the management of corporate divisions.

 

The situation

To collect, prepare and analyse new data sources, a high-performance system was needed at the local level in order to upload large amounts of data to a data warehouse, analyse it quickly and output it on demand without increasing costs and resources significantly.

 

The solution

EXASOL is a relational high-performance database that is designed for time-critical, complex analyses, planning and reporting. The solution is based on a shared nothing cluster of standard servers operating in parallel. In-memory processing and special compression algorithms ensure top performance.

 

Interested?

Read the whole success story!

References
Accarda
adidas
ARZ
Atheon Analytics
Badoo
BIScience
Blue Yonder
BOKU
Cacau Show
CCV
COOP
Dataforce
datamobile
Digital Alchemy
Econda
Fyber
GfK Entertainment
Gruner + Jahr
IMS
King
Kreditech
Medion
myThings
Olympus
RatePAY
Semikron
sensalytics
Sony Music
Stayfriends
Turtle Entertainment
United Internet Dialog
Voest Alpine
Webtrekk
wefi
Wooga
Wunderdata
Xing
Xplosion
Zalando