Database management system DBMS architecture design and strategy
- July 21, 2011
The UPMC health network faced several data replication software challenges when ramping up its disaster recovery site.
- July 12, 2011
For many data management professionals, the summer months likely will include thoughts – and some worries – about data integration issues and future career paths. Find out what’s driving that.
- May 26, 2011
Software makers will increasingly add "big data" processing technology to their data management portfolios in the near future, according to Forrester Research Inc.
- 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 07, 2011
Enterprises that consolidate on a single database standard can reduce IT complexity and improve data quality, but there are some potential drawbacks, experts say.
- March 03, 2011
Database standardization projects require special attention to internal skill sets, cultural issues and technical factors such as database semantics, according to analysts.
- January 26, 2011
Get consultant Rick Sherman’s advice on deploying analytical databases, and learn about the challenges that organizations can face on analytical database projects.
- January 19, 2011
Get advice from consultant Rick Sherman on using technologies such as columnar databases and in-database analytics to boost the performance of advanced analytics applications.
- December 30, 2010
The top data management stories of 2010 include SaaS-based data integration, data warehouse appliances, the SAP-Sybase acquisition and more.
- December 15, 2010
Find out why Cognitive Match decided to replace Oracle’s MySQL with Calpont Corporation’s InfiniDB columnar database software.
- December 14, 2010
Salesforce.com has a solid reputation when it comes to CRM, but the company will have to prove itself again if it wants its new cloud-based database to be a success, according to experts.
- December 06, 2010
Learn about key issues to consider as part of the database planning process, and get advice from consultant Mark Whitehorn on developing a successful database strategy.
- December 01, 2010
Get advice from consultant Rick Sherman on how to build a business case for database projects, from creating a database project plan to getting executive approval and funding.
- November 30, 2010
Learn about database system software developments and trends, and get expert insight on how new technologies are affecting database planning and DBMS strategy development.
- November 26, 2010
Crafting a successful database strategy requires technology flexibility, the right skill sets and a strong focus on application requirements, according to IT pros and analysts.