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Embarcadero Announces ER/Studio 2016 with Expanded Data Modeling

By   /  January 20, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Embarcadero Technologies (recently acquired by IDERA), a leading provider of database lifecycle management solutions, today released ER/Studio® 2016, a powerful data architecture solution that combines multi-platform data modeling, design and reporting with cross-organizational team collaboration for data architectures and enterprises of all sizes. The […]

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Ten Reasons Why Developers Ignore Data Models

By   /  November 30, 2015  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Blogs, Data Modeling Blogs, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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Learn more about Michael Blaha. Why do some developers think they can dive in and build a database application without first constructing data models? They are violating the whole premise of software engineering which is to think before acting. Data models provide a means for focusing the mind and is necessary for a systematic, repeatable […]

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Data Modeling Today

By   /  September 22, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Ron Bodkin of Teradata recently wrote for Forbes, “Follow the mainstream technology hype machine and one could easily be led to believe that data modeling is dead.  The story goes something like, ‘Thanks to agile technologies like Hadoop and techniques such as schema on read, prescribed data modeling is now replaced by […]

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Traversal of Data Models

By   /  June 1, 2015  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Modeling Blogs, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Michael Blaha Developers routinely use data models for defining database structure. This is beneficial, but it uses only part of data modeling’s power. Data models not only capture data structure, but they also express the potential for computation. Traversals of models can provide blueprints for resolving use cases, phrasing SQL queries, and assessing quality. […]

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Designing Better Data Models for NoSQL Databases

By   /  April 27, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education, NoSQL News, NoSQL News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Jack Vaughan recently wrote for Search Data Management, “Typically built for speed and designed for specific purposes, NoSQL databases forgo the rigid database schemas of SQL-based relational software. As a result, they can be deployed quickly and adapted on the fly; in addition, they can handle data sets with diverse structures and […]

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Big Data, Accurate Data Models, & the Vietnam War

By   /  July 28, 2014  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Jonathan Salem Baskin of Forbes recently wrote, “When the last helicopter rose above the American embassy in Saigon on April 29, 1975, the US had been winning the Vietnam War for over a decade. The data said so. The strategy had been driven by a simple hypothesis, proven by history: Wars were […]

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Testing the Accuracy of Your Predictive Data Models

By   /  February 12, 2014  /  Business Intelligence News, Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Victoria Garment of Software Advice recently wrote, “In data mining, data scientists use algorithms to identify previously unrecognized patterns and trends hidden within vast amounts of structured and unstructured information. These patterns are used to create predictive models that try to forecast future behavior. These models have many practical business applications—they help banks […]

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Data-Centric Advertising

By   /  December 13, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Jeff Sporn of iMedia Connection reports, “Online advertising has shifted toward a data-centric ecosystem, where an increasing number of consumer purchases are influenced by advertisements leveraging data from outside parties. This data can make connections that otherwise may be unexpected and significant – say, that drivers of one specific automobile type are […]

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Data Models for Data Governance

By   /  September 26, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Kevin O’Connor of Project Leadership has written an article regarding Data Modeling for Data Governance. He writes, “If you are new to data governance or perhaps a tried and true veteran starting a new data governance initiative, the lofty goals and objectives can often seem overwhelming. It can be daunting when you […]

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Designing Valuable EHR Data Models

By   /  July 5, 2012  /  Business Intelligence News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Modeling News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

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by Angela Guess Shahid Shah of HealthcareITNews.com recently discussed the potential value of designing more effective electronic health record (EHR) data models. Shah writes, “Current EHR apps are usually restricted to ‘legal entities’ (e.g. a single hospital or a hospital system or single ambulatory practice). To manage integrated and coordinated care, successful EHR systems must open themselves […]

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