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There's no shortage of hype surrounding IoT data analytics and how it might benefit businesses, but organizations need to know if these tools are right for them.
Cloud-based BI helped ServiceChannel rely less on IT for data management and reporting, which freed up analysts to make stronger use of the company's data.
At the 2016 TDWI Executive Summit in Las Vegas, business intelligence managers detailed moves by their organizations to embrace self-service BI tools -- and the benefits that followed.
Ansible's roadmap is open to new paths and possibilities, with a re-architected back end, new features and one of the largest open source suppliers to the enterprise at its helm.
Not every IT workload belongs directly under your control in the data center. Consider these IaaS pros and cons for example workloads.
The maker of the Vblock, VCE, is securing its role within the EMC Federation after the Dell-EMC merger as a converged platform division with new offerings in the works.
With the Actian Analytics Platform data warehouse appliance, both Hadoop and non-Hadoop clients can use their existing SQL applications and investments on new data sources.
The Vertica Analytics Platform from Hewlett Packard Enterprise is designed to be used for data warehouses and other complex, query-intensive applications.
Hadoop has been slowly plodding through the big data jungle, but SQL's integration may put a spring in the elephant's step.
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.
Poor data quality can have serious financial consequences for businesses. Read about the current state of data quality management at UK companies, including dirty data problems.
The new OAUG president had a good first experience with Oracle support. But there's always room for improvement, and she has since worked to take Oracle support from phone to online.
Database administrators can use Oracle's services mechanism to improve application performance and better manage clustered Oracle RAC databases. Expert Brian Peasland explains how.
A Colorado school district moved some business applications from Oracle EBS to Workday, then switched to Rimini Street's EBS support services after Oracle wouldn't lower its support costs.
Companies are bringing efficiency and productivity to their processes with ECM software. But some are waiting on integration with other systems in order to gain all the benefits.
If private companies aren't adequately protecting consumer data against breaches, should governmental agencies step in and develop guidelines?
Companies that are subject to compliance or other regulatory requirements should take note: Archiving Office 365 applications takes several forms.
Microsoft, taking a cue from Google, elevates fixes for Adobe Flash with a security bulletin in February.
There are several lesser known but important improvements to PowerShell 5 features that will make life easier for sys admins who prefer the command-line interface.
The server infrastructure MCSE certification tests an IT pro's expertise in storage, networking and other key areas.