Many organizations may be tempted to forgo data quality management during a recession, but it is important to assess the ROI for managing data quality.
Expert Matt Mueller offers advice to data management pros who are interested in developing their big data skill set.
Co-operative Allegiance Retail Services is deploying a cloud-based big data stack to replace a homegrown system that fell short on analytics power.
Hadoop has the ability ultimately to break down siloed data stores, Ron Bodkin says in a Q&A.
Data visualization and self-service analytics systems are allowing businesses to cut out the data scientist and put analysis on business users.
At IDC Directions, analysts predict more Internet of Things projects in the near future.
More affordable and easier-to-use software is enabling companies in various industries to embrace the power of business intelligence and analytics.
For SharePoint social features and other social collaboration tools to pay off, organizations need to build a culture in which sharing is rewarded.
After comparing Oracle WebCenter with OpenText, Faribault Foods chose Oracle document management because of its feature set and ecosystem.
Amid the records management challenges caused by cloud, mobile and social, two basic questions can help bring information back under control.
Marketing automation tools have progressed, but the field is still developing. Here are buying considerations for marketing automation software.
At the AIIM 2014 conference, Guy Kawasaki outlined three pillars of behavior common to companies that have mastered the art of customer enchantment.
Customer self-service is a low-cost way to emancipate customers from phone-queue purgatory. But it's only part of a broader customer service strategy.
Pythian database consultant Marc Fielding explains how some of the new features in Oracle Database 12c can help enable private clouds.
A former Oracle sales rep does a 180 by pushing his company not to buy an Exadata system, but to upgrade existing data center infrastructure instead.
Database expert Michael Abbey explains what's needed to ensure that your Oracle physical standby databases are vetted and work properly.
There are small but important differences between SAP support packs and enhancement packs. Expert Ethan Jewett explains.
3-D promises users a more vivid representation of their entire business as SAP continues investing in APIs and other integration with ERP.
Wondering what the difference is between SAP Materials Requirements Planning and MRP areas? We have the answer.
In this expert answer, Michael Steineke from Edgenet talks about what to consider when deploying In-memory OLTP in SQL Server 2014.
SQL Server DBAs and developers should be familiar with Power BI for Office 365. Here's an overview on what it does and how to use it.
Microsoft tools for SQL Server can help build a comprehensive enterprise integration management platform.