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Riak NoSQL DBMS is designed to enable storage of and access to various types of unstructured data that require continuous availability.
Quest 2.0 is an upgraded query engine and data integration platform from Metanautix. Its designers helped create Google Dremel, a herald of sorts for several new big data query tools.
This editor has waxed poetic on the idea of the 'DevOps Genius' enough. However, a look at the history of SQL-on-Hadoop in big data analytics gives the lie to that notion.
Balancing data access and security in an organization isn't the most glamorous task, but several chief data officers at an MIT conference said it's something CDOs need to take charge of.
Expert David Loshin provides insight into the process of identifying your must-have features when selecting a big data analytics tool.
All smart businesses these days want to be data-driven. With a shortage of knowledgeable workers, getting to that point can be hard -- but the head of BI at online lender Avant is helping it to do so.
Progress Software is beefing up digital marketing tools for its Telerik Sitefinity platform, and other content management news.
Too many companies view content management applications in isolation and don't think about them in concert with other applications and data.
Social media listening is becoming standard practice, but key metrics for weighing the importance of a given Web conversation are still emerging.
Oracle updates its Sales Cloud to increase sales; Infer announces new lead gen product; and Xactly Strategic Services aims to drive workforce management.
Knowing as much as possible about customers is the first step in personalized marketing. But these practices mean nothing without customer trust.
Effective social media customer service requires companies to make some key decisions on staffing and division of labor.
Oracle recently partnered with startup Xamarin. Oracle also released the Oracle Commerce Cloud and got a court date for its lawsuit with Rimini Street.
The Supreme Court rejected Google's appeal in the Google vs. Oracle court case. Now, Google's last chance is to prove its use of Java API falls under fair use.
The addition of more than two dozen cloud computing services will allow users to move everything in their data centers to the Oracle cloud, according to CTO Larry Ellison.
Version 17 of SAP SQL Anywhere is also said to provide secure data synchronization and better availability.
Avebe implemented the Mendix platform as a service to enable quick and cost-effective SAP app development, including improvements to sales contracting processes.
After nearly three decades, SAP ERP HCM has proven to be a sound core HR system. But it might be time for companies to evaluate whether they need to change systems.
DH2i's DxEnterprise is the first application container management software designed for SQL Server. Containerization boosts mobility and reduces downtimes.
Microsoft opened the preview of Azure SQL Data Warehouse, a petabyte-scale, distributed columnar data warehouse service with massively parallel processing.
SQL Server 2014 provides two features that let database administrators easily encrypt database backups. An expert provides two demos that show you how.