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Self-service business intelligence and data visualization tools can make it easier for business users to analyze BI data. But there's a lot that needs to be done up front to make that happen.
These days, it seems everyone is talking about data scientists. General interest in the role continues to grow, but that isn't leading to corresponding growth in jobs among employers.
BI software vendor Qlik has announced three new or updated products aimed at making it easier for end users to share data, analyses and applications.
What do virtualization, scalability and automation have to do with a perfect cup of coffee or how many candidates ace the LSATs?
Is it a best practice to automate a critical application's startup process after failover from one node to another?
When time-sensitive businesses such as Bloomberg experience an outage, there are lessons IT managers learn that can improve data center resiliency.
Databricks Cloud is a big data platform that's based on the Apache Spark processing engine, with added features designed to simplify big data management and analytics for users.
Database expert Craig S. Mullins examines the top relational database management system software to determine which best fits your organization.
For many data management teams, going through application code is the only way to find NoSQL data models. But there are ways to change that, according to this Talking Data podcast.
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.
IOUG President John Matelski answers questions about Oracle users attending the big conferences, like Collaborate 15, and the process of integrating users from Oracle's new acquisitions.
John Matelski, an IT executive and current president of the International Oracle Users Group, makes bringing out the leadership skills of DBAs who are IOUG members a priority.
In a Q&A, John Matelski, president of the IOUG, answers questions about Oracle's cloud strategy and his own organization's business intelligence and big data analytics initiatives.
SharePoint 2016 is expected to improve hybrid scenarios. There's also room for upgrades with ECM, cloud configuration and data integration.
Hybrid SharePoint will be an important theme at the Microsoft Ignite show, where on-premises users may not be ready to go all-in on the cloud.
The SharePoint roadmap promises cost savings in the cloud, but companies are finding hidden costs and disappointment along the way.
Experts give insights on Microsoft Ignite, what Windows services they hope to hear about, and whether this show will live up to TechEd conference fame.
BitLocker is an encryption feature in all versions of Windows Server 2012 that can protect the data on your PC and hard drive. Learn how to install and use it.
Windows Server IPAM can only handle one Active Directory forest. Learn about other limitations.