Data warehouse software
- September 15, 2011
A longtime data management professional illustrates the synergies that exist between the Inmon and Kimball data warehousing methodologies.
- September 13, 2011
In an interview, data warehousing pioneer Bill Inmon states his case on the merits of his namesake methodology vs. Ralph Kimball's and discusses the "DW 2.0" version of the Inmon architecture.
- September 01, 2011
Data warehouse architect Bill Harrison explains how he got the go-ahead to purchase a new set of graphical data modeling tools.
- August 11, 2011
Forrester analyst James Kobielus discusses traditional data warehouse concepts, Hadoop and the three best ways to start making sense of "big data."
- August 09, 2011
The flood of "big data," particularly unstructured information, is pushing organizations to look beyond traditional data warehousing. That creates new opportunities but also new challenges.
- July 14, 2011
Vendors tout data warehouse appliances as easier to install than traditional data warehouses are. But there are deployment challenges to be aware of.
- July 13, 2011
Data warehouse appliances can make it easier for organizations to take advantage of data warehousing technology. But they also have some potential drawbacks to be aware of.
- July 12, 2011
Choosing the right data warehouse appliances for an organization can be a challenge. Get advice on the key factors to consider during an appliance evaluation and selection process.
- July 11, 2011
A combination of factors is driving increased interest in data warehouse appliances among technology users, which in turn has sparked a series of acquisitions involving appliance vendors.
- June 16, 2011
Data management professionals need to evolve their skill sets to survive the ever-changing IT landscape, according to consultant Laura Reeves.
- June 10, 2011
IT professionals at the TDWI Chicago conference talk about some of the most problematic data warehouse architecture and implementation challenges.
- April 13, 2011
If you’re thinking about embarking on a database consolidation or standardization project, make sure you know the technical, cultural and skill-set issues that can arise.
- March 23, 2011
EMC-Greenplum is a new "leader" in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report on data warehouse software and appliance vendors. Find out who else tops Gartner's rankings.
- February 22, 2011
Enterprises can expect an influx of preconfigured data warehouse packages geared toward specific industries or business functions, according to a new Forrester Wave report.
- February 17, 2011
Hewlett-Packard’s planned acquisition of analytical database developer Vertica adds to the uncertainties for vendors and users in the data warehouse database market, including HP.