Best practices, how-tos and case studies on buying, building, implementing and getting value from data warehouse.
Thu, December 05, 2013 - IT execs are wary, but benefits of cloud technology are a powerful draw
Tue, November 19, 2013 - Cray has released a package designed to allow XC30 users to easily deploy Hadoop
Wed, November 06, 2013 - Facebook has released Presto -- a distributed SQL query engine optimized for running ad-hoc interactive queries on data sources up to petabytes in size -- to the open source community under the Apache license. It says Presto is 10x better than Hive.
Wed, November 06, 2013 - Facebook's Presto can sift through petabytes of data and swiftly return query results, according to the company
Thu, October 24, 2013 - In 2008 the FBI's Criminal Justice Information Services division (CJIS) embarked on an ambitious effort to enable information sharing among every federal, state, tribal and local law enforcement agency in the United States. It launched the National Data Exchange (N-DEx), an $85 million data warehouse project, and waited for the data to roll in. Kevin Reid, the program manager at that time, expected the majority of agencies to be voluntarily participating by 2009 -- two years ahead of plan.
Wed, October 23, 2013 - Aiming to give customers the flexibility to store, process and leverage their data on-premises, in the cloud or in a hybrid environment, Teradata is making its portfolio of platforms and services available via the cloud, including Data Warehouse as a Service, Discovery as a Service and Data Management as a Service.
Tue, October 08, 2013 - SDN benefits include automating and easing network administration duties and improving application performance. But it also introduces a number of potential threat vectors into your environment. What should you know before you invest in SDN?
Wed, October 02, 2013 - Data science is the next big thing for agriculture, according to Monsanto
Tue, October 01, 2013 - Unlike other enterprise software systems, the biggest data quality issue that CRM systems face is duplicates. Dedupe incorrectly, though, and bad data poltergeists and doppelgangers will come back to haunt you.
Mon, September 30, 2013 - BMC's Control-M automated workflow software can incorporate big data-styled Hadoop jobs as well
Wed, September 25, 2013 - Experts disagree over whether or not there are any immediate threats to mobile devices that can be addressed with anti-virus software. Should you invest in AV for your smartphone or tablet?
Wed, September 25, 2013 - CompTIA's Big Data Insights and Opportunities study finds that a majority of organizations feel more positive about big data as a business initiative. They also see significant costs associated with falling behind in managing and using data.
Mon, September 23, 2013 - But an in-memory database option announced Sunday won't be out until next year
Thu, September 12, 2013 - Faulty design in a popular web application programming language is opening up websites across the Internet to hacker attacks, a data security firm reported this week.