Tag: big data

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Modern Enterprise Data Integration

There has always been a need for some IT users to access data from multiple operational systems across the enterprise. Central accounting required data from multiple financial applications, just-in-time shipping systems needed access to data from receiving sites as well as warehouse stock and re-stock databases, and audit systems touched almost everything. In addition, as …

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The Rise of the Renaissance Database Administrator

  Today, I wanted to share, via our blog, a portion of our new whitepaper entitled “The Rise of the Renaissance Database Administrator: Cloud Opens Up New Career Vistas”.  For the complete whitepaper please download the asset in the resource section at the end of the blog. Introduction What do these market-defining trends have in …

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Big Data at UPS. Interview with Jack Levis

  Today we have a guest blog interview featuring Roberto V. Zicari, editor of ODBMS.ORG (www.odbms.org). ODBMS.ORG is designed to meet the fast-growing need for resources focusing on Big Data, Data Science, Analytical Data Platforms, Scalable Cloud platforms, NewSQL databases, NoSQL datastores, In-Memory Databases, and new approaches to concurrency control.  In this blog Roberto interviews …

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Storing JSON data in the Oracle database

In this posting  you learn how to: Store JSON data in the Oracle Database Pick a good data type for your JSON data Identify rows and columns  that contain JSON data Ensure that only JSON data can be inserted into a table Find all columns that store JSON data Prerequisites: You need the Oracle Database …

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Using Real Memory to Enhance Performance in Db2

As many enterprise applications mature, the increases in customers, functions, features and transaction rates require scaling up. Several alternatives for maintaining acceptable performance include installing or upgrading hardware resources such as CPU speeds, disk volume and computer memory. Of these, adding memory can sometimes be the cheapest and most convenient. In this article we review …

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Supporting Operational Systems in a Big Data World

Today’s IT developers use a combination of rapid design and cloud technologies to ensure that new applications can be implemented quickly. Speedy production implementation is essential for two reasons: competitive advantage, and minimizing costs. Some markets such as retail sales and medical support are highly competitive, and the first to bring a new application to …