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February 26, 2014
A digital marketer finds an Aerospike in-memory store can drive near-real-time marketing decisions; and a look at cloud data and new big data measures.
January 30, 2014
Online ticketing service Etix found a cloud data warehouse much cheaper than an on-premises one, even with integration software factored in.
January 07, 2014
Oracle shops may get a break on licensing costs, as well as an alternative to Amazon's Oracle RDS, with Verizon's forthcoming DBaaS, sources say.
June 17, 2013
Amazon's new cloud-based data warehouse service is making a big impression on companies large and small, despite initial warnings from industry analysts.
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