Databases

Back to the (SQL) Future, Part 3

In the first post in this series, I discussed the emergence of NoSQL to address the need to make databases compatible with cloud needs. And in my …

Big Data

NoSQLMap - Automated NoSQL Exploitation Tool

0<p>NoSQLMap is an open source Python-based automated NoSQL exploitation tool designed to audit for as well as automate injection attacks and exploit …

NoSQL

Quick Start Update: Deploy SQL Server on the AWS Cloud

This Quick Start implements a high availability solution built with Microsoft Windows Server and SQL Server running on Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud …

Cloud Computing

Hibernate Batch Processing Example

Hibernate Batch processing is an easy way to add multiple statements into a batch and execute that batch by making a single round trip to the …

Programming

Semantic data lake architecture in healthcare and beyond | ZDNet

Data lakes can be a great asset, but they need an array of elements to work properly. We take a look at how it works for Montefiore Health System and …

Big Data

How to manage mobile databases: Tips and best practices

Mobile databases can boost accessibility and productivity, but also require a special kind of care and feeding. Learn some tips for success.<p>In …

Big Data

In-memory database provider Redis Labs raises $44M

Redis Labs, a database company that specializes in in-memory databases, said today it has raised $44 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs.<p>Redis Labs is like other typical open-source based database companies, where it offers the technology for free while charging for an enterprise tier. …

Startups

Microsoft

To enable you to choose the best platform for your data and applications, SQL Server is bringing its world-class RDBMS to open source enterprise …

SQL Servers

Indiana University apologizes to freshman Bryant Fitzgerald for eligibility mistake

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Indiana University has apologized to defensive back Bryant Fitzgerald for a mistake that will cost the freshman his first year …

College & University

Issue with the Tune Management Packs view in SCOM 2016

With SCOM 2016 we introduced a very cool and helpful new feature: the data driven Alert Management, provided by the “Tune Management Packs” view. You …

Data Warehousing

Data Analysis Using Apache Hive and Apache Pig

Apache Hive, an open-source data warehouse system, is used with Apache Pig for loading and transforming unstructured, structured, or semi-structured …

Big Data

Introducing WAL-G by Citus: Faster Disaster Recovery for Postgres

A key part of running a reliable database service is ensuring you have a good plan for disaster recovery. Disaster recovery comes into play when …

Disaster Recovery

Amazon Web Services, Inc.

Getting Started with Managed Database Services on AWS<p>20th September, 10:00 - 11:00 AM BST<p>Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides a number of database …

Data Warehousing

The Rise of GPU Databases

The recent but noticeable shift from CPUs to GPUs is mainly due to the unique benefits they bring to sectors like AdTech, finance, telco, retail, or …

Machine Learning

Using Databases in R

Databases using dplyr<p>As well as working with local in-memory data stored in data frames, dplyr also works with remote on-disk data stored in …

SQLite

The Night the PostgreSQL IDs Ran Out

It’s a story no one wants to encounter: Your primary key column runs out of values and your database starts exploding. Alarms go off as people start …

PostgreSQL

Imanis Data

We are pleased to announce the availability of Imanis Data on Azure.<p>Azure HDInsight is the industry leading fully-managed cloud Apache Hadoop & Spark …

HBase

Resolvr

Inspiration<p>Painpoint:<p>Perfect communication for specific information.<br>• Specific Technical knowledge to query database.<br>• Time to develop is long, and you …

Programming

Azure Data Catalog support for relationships and related data assets

Recent updates have added new capabilities to Azure Data Catalog to deliver support for relationships between registered data assets, and discovering …

SQL Servers

Amazon wants your enterprise database | ZDNet

Amazon's awaited release of PostgreSQL on Aurora sharply raises the stakes in its competition with Oracle. Still in public preview, when will Aurora …

PostgreSQL

Delegation for Sum, Average, Min, and Max functions on SQL Server

The newest update for PowerApps (version 680) includes an important new capability: the delegation of aggregate functions!<p>Delegation refers to …

SQL Servers

Stability in a Chaotic World

Stability in a Chaotic World: How Postgres Makes Transactions Atomic<p>A dive into the mechanics that allow Postgres to provide strong atomic guarantees …

Programming

Workday CTO Swete Corrects Larry Ellison, Talks New Software Frontiers

Recently, I spoke by phone with <b>Stan Swete</b>, the <b>chief technology officer</b> of <b>Workday</b> (WDAY), the cloud computing company that competes with <b>Oracle</b> (ORCL) …

Enterprise Tech

CodeSOD: Object Relational Mangling

Writing quality database code is a challenge. Most of your commands need to be expressed in SQL, which is a mildly complicated language made more …

Programming

Amazon Aurora Under the Hood: Quorum Reads and Mutating State | Amazon Web Services

<i>Anurag Gupta runs a number of AWS database services, including Amazon Aurora, which he helped design. In this under the hood series, Anurag discusses</i> …

Cloud Computing

Visualizations with R and Databases

by Edgar Ruiz<p>The Challenge<p>Visualizations are one of R’s strengths. There are many functions and packages that create complex plots, often with one …

Data Science

How Hardware Drives The Shape Of Databases To Come

One of the reasons that the University of California at Berkeley was been a hotbed of software technology back in the 1970s and 1980s is Michael …

Big Data

DB Thompson has fall plans

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Replicated tables now in preview for Azure SQL Data Warehouse

SQL Data Warehouse is a fully managed, petabyte-scale cloud service for data warehousing. SQL Data Warehouse is highly elastic, enabling you to …

Big Data

Secure Your Data Collection, Governance Practices for GDPR Compliance

The UK government recently revealed its proposed Data Protection Bill. This legislation provides final — and welcome — confirmation that the country …

Data Warehousing