This documentation describes how to install, configure, and use VMware Greenplum, and provides links to related products that work with VMware Greenplum.
VMware Greenplum is a massively parallel processing (MPP) database server that supports next generation data warehousing and large-scale analytics processing. By automatically partitioning data and running parallel queries, it allows a cluster of servers to operate as a single database supercomputer performing tens or hundreds times faster than a traditional database. It supports SQL, MapReduce parallel processing, and data volumes ranging from hundreds of gigabytes, to hundreds of terabytes.
VMware Greenplum 6 includes all of the functionality in the open source Greenplum Database project and adds:
gpcopyutility for copying or migrating objects between Greenplum systems
VMware Greenplum installation, configuration, administration, and maintenance information:
UNIX-based client, load, and connectivity tools information for VMware Greenplum:
Related VMware Greenplum documentation and utilities:
Virtual Memory Calculator (for resource queue-based workload management)