Vertica Systems has announced a technology alliance with MicroStrategy Incorporated (Nasdaq: MSTR), with certification of MicroStrategy 9 on Vertica 4.1 and extending the relationship into mobile analytics. As reported in this ThomasNet news release, Companies are already delivering "on the go" connections to the Vertica Analytics Platform via mobile platforms like the Apple' iPad thanks to MicroStrategy.
"MicroStrategy's platform delivers seamless access to the Vertica Analytics Platform via smartphones and other mobile devices (such as the Apple iPad), ensuring that more users have more convenient and more immediate access to data. Companies like Guess? are already delivering 'on the go' connections to the Vertica Analytics Platform via mobile platforms like the Apple' iPad thanks to MicroStrategy.
"The combination of the Vertica Analytics Platform and MicroStrategy 9 delivers a sophisticated solution for robust business analytics from anywhere a mobile or wi-fi signal is present so large volumes of information can be analyzed and acted on immediately upon creation. Mobile connectivity to the real-time Vertica Analytics Platform enables a number of applications, including in-store merchandising, inventory availability and promotion tracking; and other retail, energy, hospitality, telecommunications, and financial services solutions. Vertica's scale-out architecture can run natively on industry standard hardware, virtualized (private cloud), or even on the public cloud making mobile access to rich analytics seamless."