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December 29, 2015
A mysterious voter database containing 191 million voter registration records found last week was online for over a week, with few clues as to who is responsible.
May 04, 2015
Embarcadero released a suite of tools devoted to help developers build cloud, IoT and mobile apps.
October 31, 2014
VMware continues its hybrid cloud push with the acquisition of Continuent, a provider of database replication and clustering.
July 28, 2014
Database technology is soaring into its next evolution and heading to the cloud. What impact, if any, will it have on big data and Hadoop?
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Data has become highly distributed, as have business users. Data integration processes need to change to keep up, says consultant Rick van der Lans. Continue Reading
If you aim for a future in hybrid cloud, consider the four keys to success when designing public cloud applications. Continue Reading
AdventureWorks Database is a sample OLTP database that Microsoft ships with all of its SQL Server database products. Continue Reading
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What separates cloud data management from on-premises tools isn't just a lot of hot air. Some of the much-heralded benefits that the cloud offers are cost savings and increased flexibility. At the same time, database managers that turn to the cloud must be prepared to control their new investment and keep information from floating away and getting lost in the atmosphere.
The three articles in this handbook can help. Consultant David Loshin starts off with a heed to track where information is being dispersed and offers advice on tools that can help. Reporter Jack Vaughan provides readers with a touchstone in the story of one company that is doing cloud data management. And consultant David A. Teich ends with a piece on the effect of the cloud on BI processes.Continue Reading
KNIME offers open source data analytics, reporting and integration tools, as well as commercial software that can help build more efficient workflows. Continue Reading
Private and non-public data must not be compromised during testing. Learn about data masking and the vendors that offer data masking tools. Continue Reading
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While many IT pros assume IoT is all about the network, other technologies, such as microservices and cloud, should play an equally important role. Continue Reading
You've deployed the SAP BusinessObjects business intelligence platform. To ensure that your investment in analytics isn't wasted, track certain metrics to learn if the platform is being used effectively. Continue Reading
A former Oracle sales rep does a 180 by pushing his company not to buy an Exadata system, but to upgrade existing data center infrastructure instead. Continue Reading
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Today's post-relational databases have sleek designs and promise fast performance -- but if they don't suit your business needs, they're not worth it. Continue Reading
Suffering from database sprawl? You might want to try Oracle Database 12c for database consolidation to ease management and infrastructure costs. Continue Reading
Low on disk space in Exchange? Fix the problem early to avoid mail flow issues or database dismounts. Continue Reading