Enterprise Information Management

New Continuent Tungsten 3.0 Combines The Power Of Highly Available Open Source DBMS With Real-Time Analytics

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Continuent, Inc., a leading provider of open source database clustering and replication solutions, today announced Continuent Tungsten 3.0, a powerful solution that combines advanced clustering and replication technologies to meet the transaction processing and analytic needs of the entire business. Continuent Tungsten 3.0 enables…

GridGain In-Memory Data Fabric Brings Unprecedented Speed, Scale and Simplicity to Big Data

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports that “GridGain™ Systems (www.GridGain.com), the leading innovator of open source in-memory computing solutions, announced the launch of the GridGain In-Memory Data Fabric, a comprehensive software solution that accelerates business operations and time to insights by enabling high-performance transactions, real-time streaming and ultra-fast analytics in…

Data Replication: The Crux of Data Management

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by Jelani Harper There are numerous daily developments in the data landscape involving new technologies and applications impacting the Internet of Things, Big Data, the consumerization of IT, and the burgeoning empowerment of the business. Despite so much going on, the vast majority of interest regarding data and its influence throughout contemporary society is easily…

Companies Struggling to Find the Right IT Skills at the Right Price

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by Angela Guess Liz Staplefoote of InfoWorld reports, “Despite a nearly 7 percent national unemployment rate, the unemployment rate in IT hovers just below 3 percent, according to a Dice report. Among IT hiring managers, 62% report that filling open positions is taking longer than it did last year, with some technology professionals reporting up…

Data Management as a Science

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by Jelani Harper The overall purpose of an organization’s Data Management strategy is sure to vary according to industry and organizational objectives, business requirements and operations procedures. Despite these variables, there is a common goal for virtually every Data Management initiative regardless of industry, business focus or even enterprise size and resource allocation—to make data…

RWDG Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on September 18, 2014 Real-World Data Governance Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Best practices are defined as a method or technique that has consistently shown results superior to those achieved…

RWDG Slides: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on September 18, 2014 Real-World Data Governance Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Best practices are defined as a method or technique that has consistently shown results superior to those…

Embarcadero Announces a Major New Release of its Award-Winning Database Tools

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today announced a major new XE6 release of its award-winning portfolio of database tools, including ER/Studio, DBArtisan and Rapid SQL. The new tools enable customers to meet today’s demanding data…

Database Modernization: Treat It Like an Evolution, Not a Revolution

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by Evaldo Horn De Oliveira Most of today’s industries require the ability to store data while simultaneously allowing end-user access. However, the modern concept of a database hasn’t always been the main technology used to store data. A wide selection of alternative methods has been used over the years to store and retrieve data, such…

StorTrends 3500i Tests Well with StorageReview

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by Jelani Harper A recent press release from StorTrends states: “StorTrends® today announced that an independent lab test and benchmark conducted by StorageReview Enterprise Lab has found its StorTrends 3500i, SSD hybrid and/or full flash storage array, a powerful and easy to deploy hybrid storage platform built for high performance and maximum capacity.  During the benchmark testing, which was…