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May 22, 2017
This is a guest blogpost by Luca Olivari, president, ArangoDB. Data is one of today’s biggest assets but organizations need the right tools to manage it. That’s why, during the last decade, we’ve ...
April 29, 2017
BOSTON -- Sam Madden, professor of electrical engineering and computer science at MIT, is hoping to help advance the field of machine learning from dark art to principled science with an open ...
February 07, 2017
Stratoscale acquired database-as-a-service provider Tesora Inc. in a move aimed at strengthening its AWS database services. The hyper-converged software startup added Tesora's open platform for ...
January 24, 2017
Cutbacks in hardware and support staffing for Solaris and Sparc accompany large investments in Oracle cloud offerings. However, a new roadmap pledges continued support into the 2030s.
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A database is a collection of information that is organized so that it can be easily accessed, managed and updated. Continue Reading
Expert Ajay Kumar revisits the topic of data obfuscation techniques and explores the architectures, approaches and best practices for protecting enterprise data. Continue Reading
When developing an SCVMM database backup plan, you should use the Windows Server Backup tool, back up library servers and export SCVMM configuration to CSV files, among other things. Continue Reading
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A relational database management system is the most popular type of database management system for business uses. Find out how RDBMS software differs from DBMS technology in general. Continue Reading
MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server relational databases have their pros and cons. Weigh the differences between SQL Server and MySQL features, costs, functionality and more. Continue Reading
Moving to the cloud is supposed to save enterprises tons of money. And in most cases, that's true. But where it isn't always accurate lies in the cloud apps that many enterprises migrate their workloads to. That's why it's so crucial for an enterprise to perform an on premises versus cloud cost comparison to make sure applications aren't more expensive to host in the public cloud than a legacy environment. Without the cost benefits, having an app outside your walls becomes even less appealing.
Meanwhile, many IT pros continue to have interest in containers, and they certainly have no problem sharing the good, bad and ugly of implementing Docker. What are IT pros saying about the much-publicized container software? As for continuous delivery, while it might not alleviate every single app problem, the right kind of implementation could pay dividends for an enterprise. After all, good enough makes things better for business.
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When Exchange Server goes down for an extended period of time, these three problems are probably to blame. Continue Reading
Networking challenges and data collection problems can occur when IT tries to deploy IoT and big data into a data center. Understand how to move data without limiting security. Continue Reading
Oracle Application Express lets users build web applications largely through wizards. Consultant Robert Sheldon explains the process for using the Oracle APEX toolbox. Continue Reading
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IDC predicts that by 2016, 65% of organizations' infrastructure investments will target systems of engagement and insight rather than maintaining existing systems of record. Continue Reading
To fully understand their analytics data, organizations need to incorporate temporal data capabilities into data warehouses and business intelligence systems, consultant Barry Devlin says. Continue Reading
Selecting the right cloud platform software simplifies migration to a private or hybrid cloud, but the choice is not always black and white. Continue Reading