News, blogs, analysis, tips and discussion about data management.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - The new options give customers more flexible ways to use the in-memory computing platform, SAP says
Tue, March 04, 2014 - NIST plans to develop a framework to help different industries better understand and use big data
Tue, March 04, 2014 - If you work with data much, you don't need a statistical model to predict that the odds of consistently getting data in the format you need for analysis are pretty low. Those who do a great deal of data cleaning and reformatting often turn to scripting languages like Python or specialty tools such as OpenRefine or R.
Tue, February 25, 2014 - From ocean sensors to orbiting satellites, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration collects about 30 petabytes of environmental data a year. Now it wants ideas about how best to use what its collected.
Tue, February 25, 2014 - Azuqua wants to make it easy for business users to build automated processes
Mon, February 24, 2014 - Analyst: BlueKai's mobile data management capabilities are its 'crown jewel'
Wed, February 19, 2014 - Informatica is aiming to ease the pain of data integration with a new platform designed to allow businesses to rapidly prototype and validate before sending projects to development.
Wed, February 19, 2014 - Not all the proven practices of the past work in today's interconnected, heterogeneous world. Here's what you need to do differently.
Thu, February 13, 2014 - The new Intel Data Platform features the latest version of its Hadoop distribution
Thu, February 13, 2014 - The big data era calls for NoSQL databases. Explore the new alternatives to old RDBMS and find out which one is best for you.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - The move flies in the face of the vendors' competitive rhetoric but speaks to the reality of customer needs
Mon, February 10, 2014 - The two partners are working to make it easier than ever to bring Hadoop into the enterprise with an open hybrid cloud model and improved customer support collaboration.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - After nearly eight months in public preview, Power BI for Office 365 is now generally available. Microsoft is aiming to unlock business intelligence for everyone with the new add-on service for Office 365.