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NoSQL stalwart MarkLogic's database has grown to include many SQL database-style features. Next up is JSON.
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Tennis is all about tradition, but the USTA is slowly embracing analytics technology, enabling it to modernize its operations.
Ryan Fenner of MUFG Union Bank discusses his experiences with Agile BI processes and the potential benefits organizations can get from Agile methods.
Analysts like to imagine how Internet of Things data could deepen their statistical models, but most companies aren't ready for it.
Creating an endless list of new material codes can lead to a raft of master data problems. SAP Configurable Materials' functionality can help.
Ethan Jewett explains how the SAP HANA XS Engine is used to run lightweight applications on the SAP in-memory database platform.
In this news roundup, Gartner outlines ways companies can improve their SAP change management processes, and SAP announces new augmented reality apps.
Basit Farooq provides a step-by-step explanation for using the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard to transfer data between SQL Server databases and Microsoft Excel worksheets.
Robert Sheldon explains the new subscription model for Azure SQL Database coming out in 2015. The new model will have three service tiers -- basic, standard and premium. It will also have performance levels for each tier.
With DBAs rewarded for server performance and SAN specialists rewarded for server capacity, there can be a tug of war. Mavis Tire goes SANless with SIOS DataKeeper. SIOS Technology releases a survey about high availability and SAN.
CloudBees has put their runtime PaaS offering behind them, choosing to focus on their on-premise enterprise Jenkins products instead.
One of the most anxiously anticipated Java 8 features was the addition of Lambda expressions. But after almost a year since their release, are they actually being adopted, and will they really have any impact on how JavaEE applications are developed?
Organizations that don't make a bee line to HTML5 won't have access to a dynamic range of audio and video features.
There's a lot of hype about continuous deployment in DevOps circles, but it can be disastrous if the right culture and organization aren't in place.
GPUs offload the burden of demanding computational tasks from central processors. Integrate GPU into enterprise servers to manage intense computing.
It's time to knock down those silos, one by one. IT is transforming from a siloed set of reactive cost centers into a service provider with a focus on helping the business compete.
For organizations that want to take advantage of Office 365's benefits but are wary of the risks of SharePoint in the cloud, a hybrid approach could work.
Some experts argue that social media is so ingrained in culture and business operations that the future of social business is so yesterday.
In social business, everyone’s an expert these days -- even the frauds. But what are some of the social media rules that could make the difference between success and failure?
Users and consultants say the presence of any of these seven indicators probably means your Excel-based budgeting, planning and forecasting are ready for heavy-duty specialty tools.
Business planning often requires identifying the best option among many. Optimization software can be a big help.
Analysts impressed with how in-memory technology allows merging of real-time HR, financial and third-party data.