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The current mayor of Boston is moving to make data analytics a key part of how city services are run, which is a major departure from his predecessor's approach.
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Pick up a cartful of DevOps advice from retailer Target, which moved to the DevOps culture in its data centers with a balance of stability and innovation.
SonarW is a columnar data warehouse built especially to handle JSON data. It can support data warehousing for MongoDB systems and some data lakes.
Hadoop data lakes offer an enticing location for large data sets. But consultant Andy Hayler says more examples of successful big data projects are needed to help boost their adoption.
Machine learning is a hot technology in analytics applications -- and it also underpins new data preparation tools that let business analysts and users integrate data for analysis.
Roundtable discussion on business value of big data, chaired by Brian McKenna, Editor, SearchDataManagementUK, and featuring Mike Ferguson, Roxane Edjlali (Gartner), Joshua LeCure (GlaxoSmithKline).
Find out where to hone your business intelligence, data management and data warehouse skills with this list of training courses for 2012.
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Oracle PaaS and SaaS sales are up in Oracle's 2015 fourth quarter financial report. Total revenue and earnings per share are lower than analysts predicted.
Oracle is looking to use a demonstration project it led at a TM Forum conference to help telecom companies design hybrid network services mixing physical and virtual infrastructure.
Configuring hybrid search for SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2013 isn't quick or easy, but an eight-step process can get the job done.
As companies struggle to get control of corporate content, they want systems that are easy to use and configure, but also secure and data breach-free.
The recently announced Box-IBM partnership provides benefits for both companies and customers. But the jury is still out on how well the two companies will work together.
Microsoft Operations Management Suite tackles Azure and AWS clouds, and multiple hypervisors, all from one console.
Nano Server is a lightweight installation option for Windows Server 2016, but deploying it isn't easy. Here's what you need -- and what to look out for.
TCP offloads and backups can create issues during a Hyper-V live migration if not addressed. Here’s how to avoid running into problems.