Database management News
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?
April 11, 2014
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.
March 24, 2014
Consultant Denny Cherry talks changes, misconceptions and what people really want from SQL Server 2014, which is generally available on April 1.
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DropShip Commerce went from SQL to NoSQL to NewSQL software to run its B2B platform, settling on a NuoDB database to help support its business growth. 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
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Low on disk space in Exchange? Fix the problem early to avoid mail flow issues or database dismounts. Continue Reading
In the near future, data storage won't be a passive player as it integrates more closely with applications and workloads. Continue Reading
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