February 21, 2012 Business intelligence industry trends
Sumo Logic and UIs for text-oriented data February 6, 2012 I talked with the Sumo Logic folks for an hour Thursday.
Comments on the 2012 Forrester Wave: Enterprise Hadoop Solutions February 6, 2012 Forrester has released its Q1 2012 Forrester Wave: Enterprise Hadoop Solutions.
November 3, 2011 It’s time to circle back to a subject I skipped when I otherwise wrote about MarkLogic 5 : MarkLogic’s new Hadoop connector. Most of what’s confusing about the MarkLogic Hadoop Connector lies in two pairs of options it presents you: MarkLogic’s Hadoop connector
October 3, 2011 Teradata is having its annual conference, Teradata Partners, at the same time as Oracle OpenWorld this week. Teradata Unity and the idea of active-active data warehouse replication
Investigative analytics and derived data: Enzee Universe 2011 talk June 19, 2011 I’ll be speaking Monday, June 20 at IBM Netezza’s Enzee Universe conference.
June 20, 2011 I’ve blogged separately that: The Vertica story (with soundbites!)
June 20, 2011 Temporal data, time series, and imprecise predicates
Dirty data, stored dirt cheap June 4, 2011 A major driver of Hadoop adoption is the “big bit bucket” use case.
Hardware for Hadoop June 4, 2011 After suggesting that there’s little point to Hadoop appliances , it occurred to me to look into what kinds of hardware actually are used with Hadoop.
Why you would want an appliance — and when you wouldn’t June 2, 2011 Data warehouse appliances are booming.
Object-oriented database management systems (OODBMS) May 21, 2011
Starcounter high-speed memory-centric object-oriented DBMS, coming soon May 18, 2011
Transparent sharding February 24, 2011 When databases are too big to manage via a single server, responsibility for them is spread among multiple servers. There are numerous names for this strategy, or versions of it — all of them at least somewhat problematic.
Revolution Analytics update April 8, 2011
PostgreSQL 8.4: Creating a Database
Architectural options for analytic database management systems
Analytic platforms defined
DataStax introduces a Cassandra-based Hadoop distribution called Brisk
Hadapt is launching