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New technologies may point the way to improved data collection, but organizations need to shore up data management and security practices first.
An update to Oracle's GoldenGate replicator is on tap. And, Xplenty and Segment connect on Hadoop processing in the cloud.
Expert contributor Craig S. Mullins describes the types of database management system products on the market and outlines their strengths and weaknesses.
Strong data governance is needed to maximize the value of business intelligence efforts -- and that starts with a common set of data definitions, consultant Wayne Eckerson says.
President Barack Obama has introduced proposals for data security, but not everyone thinks they will address key questions for businesses.
Some technology vendors and commentators are betting that the time has come for analytics in the cloud. In this edition of Talking Data we put that notion to the test.
Procured services like building maintenance can be more difficult to define and validate than procured materials. Here's how SAP ERP helps take the guesswork out of managing services procurement.
With the release of SPS 09, SAP HANA is cementing itself as the in-memory benchmark for other database vendors to compare themselves against.
SAP QM's Active Ingredient Management ensures that a company pays vendors only for the active or potent content of a material, and in turn gets paid for the active content that it delivers to its own customers.
Kroll Ontrack's new SQL Server database recovery tool was developed from customer feedback. It recovers selected tables instead of the whole database.
Direct-sales food distributor Epicure deployed a new server cluster to keep its websites from being overwhelmed -- and saved money on SQL Server and storage in the process.
Basit Farooq explains the pros and cons of scaling out and scaling up when increasing the workload on the SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
Given the unpredictable nature of the way handheld devices will be used, organizations must ensure they employ a realistic mobile testing strategy, or face the reality that problems will be a reality after deployment.
Learn how to create applications in an Android development environment in this guide.
Data centers teem with unpredictable equipment -- about 42U tall and prone to failure -- but also are loaded with on-board intelligence: IT teams.
Can administrators set IBM mainframe jobs to update Oracle databases directly, or are there incompatibilities between the systems?
IT pros want to advance their careers. See which IT skills will enhance your worth in 2015, and the training and certifications that will propel you forward.
DAM systems have historically managed images and video in a discrete way. But they haven't kept pace with changing digital experiences and new tasks.
In going paperless and digitizing processes, companies aren't striving to be eco-friendly. They’re trying to improve the way they work.
Going paperless in the office often seems like unachievable goal. An expert outlines some steps to get there.
The time is now for HR leaders to initiate big data projects that can provide better insight into a company's human capital management processes -- while maintaining data privacy and protection.
Big-data analysis of Web chatter shows IoT hype reached the stratosphere last year. Now it's time to bring IoT back to earth and lay the groundwork.
Phenix Energy Group says it will use Information Builders BI software for performance management, forecasting and process improvement.