Fully managed SaaS offering that delivers a unified, high-performance advanced analytics and machine learning platform in your AWS cloud account.

Vertica Accelerator

All the value of the Vertica Unified Analytics Platform.
None of the setup, administration, and management.

Now available as Vertica-as-a-Service.


Delivering Advanced Analytics and Machine Learning at Top Speed from Start to Finish

Vertica Accelerator is Vertica-as-a-Service (SaaS) that delivers a unified, high-performance advanced analytics and machine learning platform with automated cloud setup, administration, and management. It runs in your own AWS cloud account, with management automation from the Vertica management plane – designed, built, and maintained by Vertica experts.

Easy Administration

Vertica Accelerator automation handles upgrades, backups, and installation, so that you can focus on your analytics and machine learning.

Autoscaling and Autoscheduling

Ramp up compute automatically, with the advantage of user-defined guardrails to avoid high surprise bills.

Freedom to Negotiate

Use your negotiated discounts, savings plans, and reserved instances set up on your secure AWS account.

Analytics that Scales

As your data and analysis needs grow – more users, more use cases, more data — Vertica Accelerator grows with you.

Data Democratization

Provide dedicated workload resources for all analysts and data scientists without worrying that other workloads will slow you down.

Backed by Vertica Experts

Experience a personalized onboarding experience to ensure you get the most out of your analytics experience, including cross-account IAM linkage and ongoing monitoring and upgrades.

Read the Vertica Accelerator Data Sheet for more details.

Experience the Fastest Analytics in Just Minutes

From Onboarding to Ongoing

The Vertica Accelerator web-based UI runs in Vertica’s Amazon Cloud. Cross-account Identity and Access Management (IAM) link established during onboarding.
Management plane servers directly connect, set up, and manage databases created in your own AWS account.
No data movement outside of your AWS servers and storage environment. Direct payment to AWS using negotiated rates and EDP.

Protecting Your Most Valuable Asset – Your Data – and More

To protect your data and more, Vertica has implemented an Information Security Management System (ISMS) in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001:2013. That means you can rest easy knowing that Vertica is committed to ensuring that everything from information security to asset management and control to cryptography and so much more adheres to the most stringent security policies and latest cutting-edge technologies and processes.

Read the Vertica Accelerator Security Statement for more details.

Analytical Pioneers Never Settle for Second Best

Vertica Accelerator Snowflake AWS Redshift Teradata Vantage

VPC on AWS. Single Tenant Multi Tenant. Hosted by vendor VPC on AWS. Single Tenant

Choose node size, unlimited horizontal scaling No choice on node size, auto scale limits Auto scale & query limits, 50 max queued queries Manual downtime required

Max concurrency and query optimization, automatically partitions data Weak in concurrency, cost-based optimization and vectorization Weak in concurrency, limited cost-based optimization Cost-based optimization, rule-based optimization

619 SQL functions, ML and Adv Analytics. NO ADDITIONAL COSTS 383 SQL functions. Integration w/ML Analytics. ALL ADDITIONAL COST 229 SQL functions, old Postgres 8.0.2. SageMaker, Time Series, other. ALL ADDITIONAL COST SQL standard. ML & Graph FOR ADDITIONAL COST

No markup on hardware, transparency on usage, payment to AWS using negotiated rates Bundled software and hardware w/markup on both, no transparency on node costs, no burn down of AWS committed spend Node based pricing with software included, published discounts for committed spend

Delivering the Best Value for the Highest Analytical Performance

9¢ per vCPU Hour

Vertica Accelerator offers the hands-down best value for analytical performance. Use your negotiated discounts, savings plans, and reserved instances set up on your secure AWS account. You pay AWS directly for compute and storage. Pricing below is for Vertica software only. And, there is always opportunity for longer term contract discounts.

Since Vertica prices per vCPU, per hour, the table below offers an example of the number of vCPUs per hour that you can expect in one year for each configuration:

= how many vCPUs/hour/year Small DB
3 nodes
Medium DB
6 nodes
Large DB
12 nodes
Small Nodes
420,480 vCPU Hours
$ 37,843
840,960 vCPU Hours
$ 75,686
1,681,920 vCPU Hours
$ 151,373
Medium Nodes
840,960 vCPU Hours
$ 75,686
1,681,920 vCPU Hours
$ 151,373
3,363,840 vCPU Hours
$ 302,746
Large Nodes
1,681,920 vCPU Hours
$ 151,373
3,363,840 vCPU Hours
$ 302,746
6,727,680 vCPU Hours
$ 605,491


“Vertica Accelerator accomplishes the goals of performance at scale often with fewer nodes, helping to control cloud spending.”

Read this thoughtful analysis by William McKnight, and see why Vertica Accelerator could be your company’s next step in achieving predictive business insights.


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