- June 18, 2012
Two surveys found that many companies are moving to become more data-driven and that "big data" initiatives are among the items on their to-do lists.
- June 12, 2012
Data accuracy is critical in technology-driven business processes, making it a must to involve business users in data quality efforts, analysts say.
- June 06, 2012
A business intelligence data integration initiative can easily go off track because of problems such as data quality and data loading issues.
- May 31, 2012
May brings a busy season for data management conferences to a close. The last stop: Enterprise Data World, which offered advice and some laughs -- the latter at the expense of "big data."
- May 29, 2012
Find out why application performance management company AppDynamics chose ScaleBase over the “Rolls Royce” of sharding technologies.
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- May 23, 2012
Financial services firms need to speed up their data management and analytics practices to avoid another economic crisis like the one that gripped the world in 2008.
- May 18, 2012
The latest version of GigaSpaces XAP is designed to let users create their own real time "big data" analytics platform, and more big data news from around the Web.
- May 16, 2012
Educating end users and upgrading internal processes can help enterprises fix data quality problems without dropping a ton of cash, analysts say.
- May 15, 2012
New research shows data virtualization, data governance and master data management initiatives provide higher levels of satisfaction with data quality and data integration.
- May 11, 2012
Enterprise information management programs should be molded around clear business objectives, says a senior information architect at Bank of America.
- May 09, 2012
In-memory database caching technology is helping gamers take charge of their online identities.
- May 02, 2012
"Big data" technologies took a verbal shellacking from consultant and well-known Twitterer Karen Lopez in an Enterprise Data World conference session.
- May 02, 2012
User demands for faster access to business intelligence data and the rise of "big data" analytics are complicating data integration for BI systems.
- May 02, 2012
Learn how to take advantage of a large enterprise data warehouse in this book excerpt. And find out how the proliferation of data sources, data volumes and queries affects data warehouse performance.
- April 30, 2012
Life would be a lot easier for data management pros if they could specialize in individual aspects of the process of managing information. But for many, that's not happening anytime soon.