Creating a Database

Getting Ready

Before you create a database, you need to prepare disk storage locations, as well as prepare scripts and data files. See the following topics in the Vertica documentation for more information:

Creating the Database

Once you’ve prepared disk storage locations, scripts, and data files, you are ready to create an empty database. You can do this using MC or using Administration Tools. For more information, see Create an Empty Database in the Vertica documentation.

Creating the Logical Schema

To create the logical schema, follow the steps in the Vertica documentation.

Learn More

Now that you have a functional database, you can optimize and configure the database to suit your business needs. Read more about database customization here.