Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

2013 and the Rise of Big Data

by Matt Asay Big Data is about to get real. For years we’ve heard about the promise of putting data to work, gleaning “actionable insights” from mountains of data. But for most enterprises, most of the time, this translated into media hype, not business value. Recently, however, I had the chance to sit down with…

EDW Featured Talk: Big Data – Putting Your Eggs in Three Baskets

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Big Data: Putting your Eggs In Three Baskets: Hadoop, Relational/Analytical and Hybrid from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess Neil Raden gave one of the most interesting talks at last year’s Enterprise Data World Conference in San Diego. Raden’s talk was entitled Big Data: Putting Your Eggs in Three Baskets – Hadoop, Relational/Analytical, and Hybrid. In his description,…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Ian Rowlands on Metadata Management

by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed Ian Rowlands, the Senior Director of Product Management at ASG Software Solutions.…

Webinar: Big Challenges in Data Modeling – Privacy Compliance

Big Challenges in Data Modeling: Data Modeling for Privacy Compliance from DATAVERSITY   This Month’s Topic Focus: Data Modeling for Privacy Compliance   About the Presentation We invite you to join us in this monthly DATAVERSITY webinar series, “Big Challenges with Data Modeling” hosted by Karen Lopez. Join Karen and two or more expert panelists…

Sponsor Spotlight Column: SAP on Information Management

by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed SAP, the developers of Sybase Power Designer and many other prominent enterprise…

An Overview of Virtuoso Universal Server

by Paul Williams When doing the research for DATAVERSITY’s™ series on the NoSQL movement, one of the many products that stood out, spanning most of the sometimes overlapping sub-categories underneath that nouveau database banner. Virtuoso Universal Server, developed by OpenLink Software, seems almost like a Swiss Army Knife of database platforms, encompassing a wide array…

Is Big Data A Meaningful Term?

by Michael Brackett The term big data has become prominent in the last few years.  However, big data is nothing new.  It has been around for many years and will be around for years to come.  The problem is that the meaning of big data is quite unclear and it’s used in many different contexts. …