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HP Vertica Tutorials

Get more from your HP Vertica install.

In response to our rapidly growing community of HP Vertica users, we’ve begun compiling a number of tutorials to help troubleshoot common issues, highlight new functionality, and get connected to some of the most popular database tools available. Feeling the need for more information? Take a look at some of the blog posts listed on the sidebar to the left and get the most out of the HP Vertica Analytics Platform.

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Viewing Query Plans and Profile Data in Management Console 7.0.x

You can run EXPLAIN on a query using Management Console’s Query Plan Visualizer, and it provides you with a visual representation of the query plan with the lowest cost.
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Database Designer in HP Vertica 7 Management Console

This video provides an overview of how to use Database Designer wizard in Management Console 7.
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Using Vertica Fault Groups

This video introduces fault groups, which were introduced in HP Vertica 7. Fault groups allow HP Vertica to use information about the cluster’s physical layout to mitigate correlated failures that might be inherent in the customer’s environment.
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HP Vertica on Amazon Web Services, Part 1

This video is part of a 5-part series that walk you through setting up HP Vertica 7 on Amazon Web Services. Part 1 walks you through setting up the Amazon environment.
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HP Vertica on Amazon Web Services, Part 2

This video is part of a 5-part series that walk you through setting up HP Vertica 7 on Amazon Web Services. Part 2 walks you through configuring an HP Vertica instance on Amazon Web Services.
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HP Vertica on Amazon Web Services, Part 3

This video is part of a 5-part series that walk you through setting up HP Vertica 7 on Amazon Web Services. Part 3 walks you through creating and deploying an HP Vertica cluster.
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HP Vertica on Amazon Web Services, Part 4

This video is part of a 5-part series that walk you through setting up HP Vertica 7 on Amazon Web Services. Part 4 walks you through adding nodes to a running cluster.
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HP Vertica on Amazon Web Services, Part 5

This video is part of a 5-part series that walk you through setting up HP Vertica 7 on Amazon Web Services. Part 5 walks you through removing nodes from a running cluster.
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HP Vertica 7 Connector for HCatalog Overiew

This video provides an overview of the HP Vertica Connector for HCatalog, released with HP Vertica 7. The video explains what the connector is and how you can use it to integrate your HP Vertica and Hadoop data.
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HP Vertica 7 Connector for HCatalog Demonstration

This video demonstrates how to set up and use the HP Vertica Connector for HCatalog, release with HP Vertica 7.
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