- December 19, 2011
Acquisitions and product additions by the top vendors are making customer master data management software choices harder for users, Gartner says.
- December 15, 2011
LinkShare’s BI director says the need for scalability was a key factor in moving the affiliate marketing company’s data warehouse to Oracle Exadata.
- December 08, 2011
IT officials at Web intelligence firm comScore Inc. explain why they switched to a new Hadoop distribution for managing its vast pool of online data.
- December 06, 2011
A growing number of companies plan to implement data governance programs within the next year, according to our recent reader survey. Get tips on making the case for your own governance project.
- November 30, 2011
The director of information governance for IBM’s software group, Sunil Soares, explains how to make the business case for data governance despite ongoing economic concerns.
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- November 16, 2011
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- November 10, 2011
The data integration market is growing as users seek to cope with a slew of data management challenges, according to a Gartner Magic Quadrant report.
- November 07, 2011
The Weather Channel is turning to open source master data management tools to gain a clearer view of its data on advertising customers and products.
- November 02, 2011
Composite Software's Robert Eve talks about his new book, which delves into 10 data virtualization software case studies.
- October 28, 2011
In a Q&A, the CTO of UMass Medical School affiliate UHealthSolutions Inc. discusses the company's development of a standardized data warehousing and analytics system for patient data.
- October 27, 2011
The changing role of the data warehouse and other trends in data management are shaping the future of data virtualization technology, according to Composite Software CTO David Besemer.
- October 26, 2011
IBM intends to offer NoSQL database capabilities inside of DB2 beginning early next year, according to a keynote speaker at IBM Information On Demand 2011.
- October 25, 2011
Many organizations are eyeing Hadoop, MapReduce and NoSQL databases for managing "big data." But there are issues to consider before using those technologies in place of a traditional data warehouse.
- October 25, 2011
The growing volumes of "big data" that organizations are looking to store pose a variety of potential problems and issues for data warehousing teams.
- October 25, 2011
Successfully managing "big data" as part of a data warehousing strategy requires careful planning and a clear understanding of the various technology choices, according to industry analysts.