NORC Chooses Vertica, an HP Company, to Accelerate and Scale Healthcare Analysis Services
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Vertica, an HP Company, today announced that NORC at the University of Chicago—an independent research organization with more than 70 years of leadership and experience in data collection, analysis and dissemination—has selected HP Vertica to accelerate and scale its deep-dive analytics programs for healthcare research offerings.
NORC collaborates with governments, educational and nonprofit organizations, and businesses to provide data and analysis that support informed decision making in health, education, economics, crime, justice, energy, security and the environment.
“With the speed, simplicity and cost advantages offered by HP Vertica, we are able focus more on conducting high-quality research and analysis rather than worrying about infrastructure and hardware,” said Tim Mulcahy, director, Data Enclave, NORC at the University of Chicago. “HP Vertica gives NORC a decided competitive advantage, and we already have plans to expand the platform’s usage for other projects with big data needs.”
HP Vertica software is able to interoperate with SAS analytics “out of the box” with excellent performance. The result is greatly accelerated deployment time and reduced time to results for SAS jobs at NORC. HP Vertica also delivers world-class performance for SAS analytics using Vertica’s standard ODBC connectors, eliminating the need to manipulate the data and fine-tune the queries.
“Vertica and SAS worked together to help NORC develop a high-performance SAS environment,” said Nancy Call, account executive, SAS. “Vertica connected to SAS very easily with our Access Engine for ODBC and within one day, the customer was able to run some of their SAS queries against Vertica.”
“A number of our customers are using SAS for their deep-dive analytics, and we need to offer the same level of speed and performance with SAS as we do with our own in-database analytics,” said Shilpa Lawande, vice president, Engineering,Vertica, an HP Company. “Here at HP Vertica, we’ve put a lot of time into how we work with the business intelligence ecosystem, and it shows with customers like NORC, who discover unprecedented performance with HP Vertica.”
This news release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties and assumptions. If such risks or uncertainties materialize or such assumptions prove incorrect, the results of HP and its consolidated subsidiaries could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements and assumptions. All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be deemed forward-looking statements, including but not limited to statements of the plans, strategies and objectives of management for future operations; any statements concerning expected development, performance, market share or competitive performance relating to products and services; any statements regarding anticipated operational and financial results; any statements of expectation or belief; and any statements of assumptions underlying any of the foregoing. Risks, uncertainties and assumptions include macroeconomic and geopolitical trends and events; the competitive pressures faced by HP’s businesses; the development and transition of new products and services (and the enhancement of existing products and services) to meet customer needs and respond to emerging technological trends; the execution and performance of contracts by HP and its customers, suppliers and partners; the protection of HP's intellectual property assets, including intellectual property licensed from third parties; integration and other risks associated with business combination and investment transactions; the hiring and retention of key employees; assumptions related to pension and other post-retirement costs and retirement programs; the execution, timing and results of restructuring plans, including estimates and assumptions related to the cost and the anticipated benefits of implementing those plans; expectations and assumptions relating to the execution and timing of cost reduction programs and restructuring and integration plans; the resolution of pending investigations, claims and disputes; and other risks that are described in HP’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2012 and HP’s other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including HP’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended October 31, 2011. HP assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements.
© 2012 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.
Kontakty pre médiá
About HP Inc.
HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. More information about HP Inc. is available at http://www.hp.com.
© 2016 HP Inc. The information contained herein is subject to change without notice. The only warranties for HP Inc. products and services are set forth in the express warranty statements accompanying such products and services. Nothing herein should be construed as constituting an additional warranty. HP Inc. shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein.