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Surging big data is changing data modeling techniques, including schema creation. The word from Enterprise Data World 2016: Data pros must adjust.
Open source data engineering has become a way of life at e-commerce leader eBay, says the company's Debashis Saha. Kylin is one of the tools that has resulted.
Cloudera distribution including Apache Hadoop provides an analytics platform and the latest open source technologies to store, process, discover, model and serve large amounts of data.
Organizations with big data environments are turning to SQL-on-Hadoop software to speed up analytical queries and data integration jobs -- and eliminate the need to program in MapReduce.
When assessing the reality behind today's AI technology, businesses need to think about how it can perform in specific tasks rather than hoping for a do-it-all tool.
When it comes to building a data science team, businesses should expect to find workers from a variety of backgrounds rather than holding out for a unicorn.
SAP offers a raft of prebuilt integrations that handle many of the key business processes between major cloud and on-premises applications, including SAP ERP.
A consulting firm's expert witness explains what SAP and a global manufacturer did -- and didn't do -- that led to a major SAP ERP implementation failure.
Some BI developers will get by fine with features such as the Fiori Launchpad and Overview pages. Here's what's built into Fiori now, and what's on the horizon.
Expert Ashish Kumar Mehta shares some of the enhancements to T-SQL ahead in SQL Server 2016. This includes a DROP IF EXISTS option and MAXDOP for DBCC CHECKDB.
Two database industry experts discuss infrastructure and analytics trends to consider for database upgrades following the end of SQL Server 2005 extended support.
Two database experts explain how to take advantage of the opportunity created by SQL Server 2005 end of life and how to build a better database.
Using an offshore team can save time and money, but if used ineffectively, they can cost more than they save. Here are five tips on how to use offshore development teams effectively.
Turning a wave of information into something meaningful can be challenging. But that's where deep machine learning can help. Here, expert George Lawton explains how.
McLaren Automotive has highlighted that racecar engineering principles can innovate better software. More specifically, how a data center can help with that.
A typical OpenStack deployment is still for 'net new' workloads outside of the world's largest enterprises, but some big names have started to show off their use of OpenStack.
Users praise Jenkins 2.0 making continuous delivery pipelines more accessible, but the upgrade process may take a bit of tinkering to complete.
DevOps is making inroads into many enterprises old and new, but Google is sharing its site reliability engineering prowess in a book that champions NoOps.
Microsoft and other document management providers have updated their software to meet the needs of the legal industry. Here's how.
Microsoft is killing off support for SharePoint public websites, and companies will now have to go to third parties for support. For some shops, that could increase costs.
Context-aware technology is hyped to the max, enabling companies to gather precious data about customers. But it has to be mature to be useful and less obtrusive for consumers.
Mary Kay cosmetics implemented Oracle Taleo cloud for recruiting in the U.S., Brazil and China to replace paper applications and email notifications for applicant tracking.
Basware's Purchase-to-Pay software package, made up of multiple modular components, features cloud-based e-procurement software to support organizations of all sizes.
Kanjoya streamlines performance management by using natural language processing to assess feedback on an employee's review and summarize strengths and areas for improvement.