- December 08, 2011
IT officials at Web intelligence firm comScore Inc. explain why they switched to a new Hadoop distribution for managing its vast pool of online data.
- December 06, 2011
A growing number of companies plan to implement data governance programs within the next year, according to our recent reader survey. Get tips on making the case for your own governance project.
- November 30, 2011
The director of information governance for IBM’s software group, Sunil Soares, explains how to make the business case for data governance despite ongoing economic concerns.
- November 16, 2011
"Big data" is creating new questions and challenges for IT and data management pros. We're here to help, with articles offering expert advice on big-data management best practices and pitfalls.
- November 10, 2011
The data integration market is growing as users seek to cope with a slew of data management challenges, according to a Gartner Magic Quadrant report.
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Sponsored by SAS Institute Inc. - You want to get started with a big data project at your company, but you're unfamiliar with Hadoop and you're unsure your project will deliver value. Relax. Many organizations are struggling to implement Hadoop for a variety of reasons. In "The Current State of Hadoop in the Enterprise," by the International Institute for Analytics and sponsored by SAS, you'll find a handy list of five steps to maximize the value of a Hadoop big data project for your organization. See More
- November 07, 2011
The Weather Channel is turning to open source master data management tools to gain a clearer view of its data on advertising customers and products.
- November 02, 2011
Composite Software's Robert Eve talks about his new book, which delves into 10 data virtualization software case studies.
- October 28, 2011
In a Q&A, the CTO of UMass Medical School affiliate UHealthSolutions Inc. discusses the company's development of a standardized data warehousing and analytics system for patient data.
- October 27, 2011
The changing role of the data warehouse and other trends in data management are shaping the future of data virtualization technology, according to Composite Software CTO David Besemer.
- October 26, 2011
IBM intends to offer NoSQL database capabilities inside of DB2 beginning early next year, according to a keynote speaker at IBM Information On Demand 2011.
- October 25, 2011
Many organizations are eyeing Hadoop, MapReduce and NoSQL databases for managing "big data." But there are issues to consider before using those technologies in place of a traditional data warehouse.
- October 25, 2011
The growing volumes of "big data" that organizations are looking to store pose a variety of potential problems and issues for data warehousing teams.
- October 25, 2011
Successfully managing "big data" as part of a data warehousing strategy requires careful planning and a clear understanding of the various technology choices, according to industry analysts.
- October 20, 2011
Businesses need to lose the "batch mentality" and focus instead on real-time data processing, according to one Bank of America IT executive.
- October 19, 2011
Increased competition for data quality market share is brewing between enterprise software rivals Oracle and SAP, says Gartner. Read about that and other recent data management news.