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New Report: Security in the Cloud

by Angela Guess The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has released a new report entitled Guidelines on Security and Privacy in Public Cloud Computing. The report is “geared at informing IT leaders, executives and security network administrators involved in cloud computing initiatives, delves into threats, risks and safeguards to public cloud environments. NIST noted that,…

New Report: The State of Database Technology

by Angela Guess Information Week has released a new report entitled The State of Database Technology. The report was  written by Joseph Raiti based on findings from an Information Week survey. The abstract states, “Databases are many things–critical, complex, expensive–and IT has long had a love-hate relationship. But lately, according to our InformationWeek 2012 State of…

Oracle’s NoSQL Database Available for Download

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by Angela Guess A new article reports, “Oracle released its recently announced Oracle NoSQL database Monday and it set a first-quarter 2012 launch date for its planned Big Data Appliance. It’s an aggressive step forward just three weeks after the products were announced at Oracle Open World in San Francisco. But it comes as Oracle…

Free Big Data Report from McKinsey Global Institute

by Angela Guess Several articles – including one on our site – have emerged in the last few days regarding the findings of a recent McKinsey Global Institute report, “Big data: The next frontier for innovation, competition, and productivity.” Currently, the full report is available for download from the McKinsey website. No registration or fee…