Curious about Vertica? Check out the Vertica Community Edition VM! It’s a free, quick, and an easy hands-on introduction.
In the VM, you’ll find everything up and running. You won’t have any setup to do. You’ll find a single-node installation of Vertica Community Edition with the VMart example database, the Vertica client tools, and a tutorial to help you get started using the client tools.
You will learn how to use:
• Vertica Management Console:
Browser-based database administration and query processing.
• Vertica Administration Tools:
Database administration with scripting capabilities in a Linux shell.
Command-line interface for processing SQL commands and meta-commands.
To download the VM, go to vertica.com
and click Product -> Download -> Community Edition
. Then follow the download and startup instructions
that are posted with the VM. If you’d like to take a look at the tutorial exercises in advance, click here
For a quick preview, watch this short video.