HP Aims Vertica at Market Data Analytics

Hardware vendor Hewlett-Packard is planning to leverage February’s acquisition of data warehouse and in-database analytics provider Vertica to target end-users in the capital markets looking to perform increasingly fast and sophisticated analysis on massive amounts of tick data.

“Vertica already has clients in the capital markets using it as a tick database… and we are working with Vertica on a strategy to look at this capability for market data and analytics,” says Larry Ryan, chief technologis