- 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.
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- 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.
- July 28, 2012
Ensuring that business users follow corporate standards when entering and updating data is vital to the success of data quality improvement efforts.
- July 26, 2012
Cirro Inc.'s new software suite aims to bring "big data" management to the masses. Plus, get more data management news from around the Web.
- July 24, 2012
Industrial supply behemoth Grainger Inc. says change management is one of the more difficult challenges associated with PIM projects.
- July 17, 2012
Organizations looking to include end users in data quality improvement efforts need to invest up front in developing effective training programs.
- July 10, 2012
Talend product marketing exec and book author Steve Sarsfield offers tips on how to build a convincing business case for data management projects.
- July 03, 2012
Master data management vendors and practitioners face some difficulties in linking MDM and data governance initiatives, consultant Aaron Zornes says.
- June 29, 2012
To win approval for involving business users in data quality efforts, IT managers should draw a connection between accurate data and the bottom line.
- June 22, 2012
Wikibon.org analyst Jeff Kelly has a dire message for organizations that think they can ignore "big data": Your rivals might leave you in the dust.
- June 18, 2012
Two surveys found that many companies are moving to become more data-driven and that "big data" initiatives are among the items on their to-do lists.