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June 08, 2015
The company's XE7 ER/Studio tool suite intends to make data models a more intrinsic part of Agile development projects.
May 29, 2015
Consultant Dan Sullivan, author of "NoSQL for Mere Mortals," discusses some of the pertinent points for IT shops to consider before entering the new world of NoSQL databases.
April 24, 2015
As NoSQL databases become more prevalent in enterprise processing, designing data models for the flexible-schema systems is a looming challenge for data architects and developers.
March 31, 2014
In a Q&A, author William McKnight discusses the importance of building a robust information architecture -- and having the right person in the lead.
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Dimensional modeling can boost ad hoc reports, but may entail hidden development overhead, a data practitioner told EDW 2014 conference attendees. Continue Reading
In a book excerpt, consultant William McKnight frames a plan for building and managing an effective information architecture to benefit the business. Continue Reading
The heat map tool and Automatic Data Optimization features in Oracle 12c should help Oracle database shops improve data storage and compression. Continue Reading
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As relational database management systems handle more and more data, a strategic approach to data modeling has become vital. Continue Reading
The parallel processing platforms underpinning big data systems can help machine learning newbies and vets alike. TechTarget editors discuss how that may play out in this Talking Data podcast. Continue Reading
The processing engine’s in-memory computing layer can supposedly run batch-processing programs 100 times faster. Does the vendor hype equal user adoption? Continue Reading
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As an Oracle DBA, while working upon high availability of your database you may come across various Oracle strategic capabilities that fall into...Continue Reading
We're able to control check-in's of our onshore and offshore developers while maintaining schema views, but the current version does not properly generate SQL Server-computed columns.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Reverse engineering physical database Compare and Merge utility • Improvements to My Organization: We have offshore...Continue Reading
You can compare your models against the database, but the repository can be slow with big data sets.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Ease of use It looks good enough Ability to create HTML reports Ability to compare the model against the database • Room...Continue Reading
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Hadoop and NoSQL haven't eliminated the need for database schemas, according to one expert. Instead, consider them flexible schemas waiting to be integrated. Continue Reading
For many data management teams, going through application code is the only way to find NoSQL data models. But there are ways to change that, according to this Talking Data podcast. Continue Reading
Consultant and author Craig Mullins discusses some of his rules of thumb for helping database administrators contend with an increasingly complex set of responsibilities and duties. Continue Reading
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Find out how a large data warehouse system can benefit companies. Learn how enterprise data warehouses help meet business needs. Get tips on operational considerations for a central data warehouse. Continue Reading
There are numerous issues, both technical and cultural, that organizations need to consider before building a data warehouse. Learn what they are from our data warehousing expert. Continue Reading
Find out how semantic modeling is changing data modeling and what the future holds for the use of semantic technologies in data modeling. Continue Reading