Tag Archive for Data Warehousing

Snowflake Computing Survey Reveals Growing Investment in Data Warehousing

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Snowflake Computing, the cloud data warehousing company, announced today the results of an independent, national survey of more than 315 technology and analytics professionals with responsibility for corporate data initiatives. Conducted by Dimensional Research, the goal of the research was to understand the state…

Data-Ed Webinar: Data Warehouse Strategies

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on December 9, 2014 Data-Ed Online Presents: Data Warehouse Strategies from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Integrating data across systems has been a perpetual challenge. Unfortunately, the current technology-focused solutions have not helped IT to improve its dismal…

Data-Ed Slides: Data Warehouse Strategies

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on December 9, 2014 Data-Ed Online Presents: Data Warehouse Strategies from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Integrating data across systems has been a perpetual challenge. Unfortunately, the current technology-focused solutions have not helped IT to improve its…

Lockheed Martin and the Problem of Too Much Big Data

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by Angela Guess Derrick Harris of GigaOM recently wrote, “I’m probably guilty of spending too much time talking to startups and web companies, to the point where it’s easy to forget that not everyone is regularly re-architecting their applications and inserting new tools into their data-processing pipelines. Not every company is Facebook, where storage is…

IBM Launches DashDB and DataWorks

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by Angela Guess Doug Henschen of InformationWeek reports, “DashDB and DataWorks, now available on IBM’s Bluemix cloud apps platform, are outgrowths of IBM’s February purchase of Cloudant. DashDB is a cloud-based data warehouse service, while DataWorks is a cloud-based data-integration service. IBM is being cagey about the technological roots of these new services, though it’s…

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…

WEBINAR: Using Semantic Technology to Drive Agile Analytics

In case you missed the outstanding webinar, “Using Semantic Technology to Drive Agile Analytics” delivered earlier this week by David Read and Scott Van Buren of Blue Slate Solutions, the recording and slides are now available (and posted below). The webinar was co-produced by SemanticWeb.com and DATAVERSITY.net and runs for one hour, including a Q&A…

An Architectural Shift for Data Warehousing, BI

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by Angela Guess Kirsten Doyle of IT Web recently wrote, “Data warehousing has been around for 26 years. To give a little context, 26 years ago, in 1988, there was no big Data, mobility was in its infancy, there was no real public e-mail or Internet, and storage for 100MB cost $10 000. ‘The old data warehouse model had a…

Bringing Together Data Warehouse Architecture and Big Data

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by Angela Guess Krish Krishnan recently shared a portion of his new book “Integration of Big Data and Data Warehousing” on Search Data Management. The excerpt begins: “Identifying and classifying analytical processing requirements for the entire set of data elements at play is a critical requirement in the design of the next-generation data warehouse platform. The underpinning for…