Micro Focus Vertica 9.3.1 and Micro Focus Vertica for SQL on Hadoop 9.3.1 has been released

  • KM03580559
  • 17-Jan-2020
  • 17-Jan-2020


Product: Vertica for SQL on Hadoop Version: 9.3.1 Languages: English


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Micro Focus is announcing the release of

Product: Vertica for SQL on Hadoop Version: 9.3.1 Languages: English

To download version 9.3.1, you must first select version 9.3 in the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal.

The following key new features are available with this version:

When provisioning a cluster and database, the MC provides the ability to configure the catalog, data/depot and temp directories During creating, importing or monitoring of a cluster, the MC provides the ability to name a cluster Extended Monitoring enhancements:

  • Ability to override the default Scheduler time frame
  • Added new dc table collection: dc_execution_summaries
  • Adjustments to the resource pool defaults used by extended monitoring

Eon workload isolation improvements Eon on-prem updates:

  • Support monitoring of Eon DB with Pure Storage FlashBlades
  • Backup & Restore for Pure Storage FlashBlades
  • Minio for S3 communal storage

Support Kerberos authentication for Vertica Python client  Ability to add a COMMENT to table column Automatically create external table based on Parquet metadata schema Added Bisecting K-Means Complex Types:

  • Support for multi-dimensional arrays of primitive types inside parquet file formatAbility to select supported columns from a parquet file even if the file contains unsupported column types

For more information, please check the Release Notes for this version (available from MySupport).

If you have an active support subscription for these products, please plan for downloading this version from the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal. To access these products in the Software Licenses and Downloads Portal, you will need to sign in with your Micro Focus credentials.

Our goal is to provide you with clear visibility into the support time-line of software products, enabling you to use this information to plan, test, and deploy new product versions. For more information, check our MySupport Software Product Lifecycle pages, where you can find support time-line information for previously released versions. For this newly released version, the following time-line applies (dates subject to change, always check the Software Product Lifecycle pages referenced above for the latest information):

Support time-line



Oct 31, 2021

End of Committed Support

Please note that all Vertica customers with active support subscriptions are eligible to update to Vertica 9.3.1.