Column stores News
July 12, 2017
Spirited competition is under way among cloud providers as they enhance large-scale relational data warehouses in the cloud. An Azure SQL Data Warehouse update by Microsoft is the latest example.
July 21, 2016
As Azure SQL Data Warehouse reaches general availability, it brings massively parallel processing to a wider audience, and augers more competition in the cloud data space.
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Apache Parquet is a column-oriented storage format for Hadoop. Continue Reading
There are different types of CDBMS offerings, with the common defining feature being that data is stored by column (or column families) instead of as rows. Continue Reading
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Amazon SimpleDB is a hosted database as a service that enables developers to store and query structured data items via Web services requests. Continue Reading
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Analytics helps improve business operations, and SQL Server 2016 users can master it -- in real time, using operational data in a transactional database. Continue Reading
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