Case Study

Wooga

Building blockbuster games using your database

At game developer Wooga individual analysts and the developer groups evaluate billions of records daily. And only now has it become possible for them to analyze several months of data at once. With this information, the teams can develop blockbuster games based on the wishes of the target audience, promising all players longer-lasting fun.

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If you have the choice between waiting several hours for analysis or obtaining results immediately, the decision is easy.

Markus Steinkamp, Head of Business Intelligence at Wooga
Industry
Gaming
Application
Scoring
Database
Exasol
MySQL
BI Tool
ETL Tool

The challenge

  • Develop new mobile games based on player interest
  • Analyze large amounts of performance and user-behavior metrics as quickly as possible
  • Evaluate billions of records

The solution

  • Database engineered and architected to deliver lightning-fast analytic performance with no data limits
  • Linear scalability through a combination of in-memory technology, columnar compression and storage, and massively parallel processing

The benefit for Wooga

  • Analyze several months of data at once
  • Perform design analysis and evaluate data during prototyping and development
  • Make queries at any time with no performance dips in the speed
  • Accelerate analysis by up to 80 to 100 times faster