XING Success Story

03 Oct 2017 | Share

Intelligent data analysis for the XING business network

The XING business network is an integral part of daily communications management for many business people and includes important communications tools such as an email programme and web browser.

More than 10.8 million members worldwide use XING to manage their contacts, stay up-to-date on industry news in their groups, exchange views, expand networks, get information about events, or just log on.

Takeaways from this Case Study

About Xing

XING (named openBC/Open Business Club until 17 November 2006) is a career-oriented social networking site for enabling a small-world network for professionals. The company claims that it is used by people from over 200 countries.

The Solution

The Hamburg-based company has seen a marked increase in the number of members over the past few years. The volume of data grows with each new user

Proven Benefits

Since the start of 2009, XING has relied on the database management system Exasol as the basis for internal analyses. Since then, data volumes have increased more than fivefold.