- January 03, 2013
Mainframe-centric data models have given way to a master data management repository to support better compliance reporting at Scotiabank in Canada.
- December 21, 2012
Hadoop and NoSQL databases harness parallel processing to churn reams of big data. As 2013 dawns, interest is growing in mixing them with SQL tools.
- December 18, 2012
This year's Magic Quadrant for customer MDM software reveals a market nearing maturity, yet still brimming with diverse products and vendors.
- December 18, 2012
This new Magic Quadrant for product MDM tools reveals increased complexity in a market dominated by major players.
- December 07, 2012
Fast-moving Amazon.com will try to upend the conventional data warehouse software market with a low-cost, cloud-based warehousing service.
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- November 13, 2012
The winter release of Informatica Cloud aims to increase business user self-service capabilities while improving data quality.
- October 24, 2012
An IBM VP and a user from Sprint took to the stage at the vendor's Information on Demand conference to offer advice on how to make sense of big data.
- October 12, 2012
In an interview, consultant Aaron Zornes explains why he thinks master data management processes and pools of big data were made for one another.
- October 11, 2012
Attendees at Composite Software's Data Virtualization Day conference had plenty of advice for companies considering a data virtualization project.
- October 08, 2012
IBM is introducing three new PureSystems high-performance appliances optimized for transactional and analytics uses involving large amounts of data.
- September 06, 2012
Organizations are using data quality tools to support a growing range of use cases, according to a new Gartner Magic Quadrant report.
- September 05, 2012
VoltDB and Actuate have partnered to offer rapid-fire 'big data' management, plus more data management technology news from around the Web.
- August 19, 2012
Data governance can be all bureaucracy and no benefit. To avoid that, managing the process effectively is a must, says consultant Danette McGilvray.
- August 12, 2012
In many companies, data integration remains a manual task -- by choice. But it might be time to automate that process, says consultant Rick Sherman.
- August 08, 2012
Effective governance can help companies get the most out of their "big data" environments. But at this point, there's no formula for how to do that.