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TDWI -The Data Warehousing Institute

TDWI -The Data Warehousing Institute

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Concepts Guide - Datameer v2.0 - Confluence Datameer includes datasource integration, storage, an analytics engine, and visualization tools. Datameer is based on Hadoop which allows it to scale to accomodate and manipulate large volumes of data. It supports integrating data from many of the commonly used databases including Oracle, DB2, MySQL, and from files such as log files, twitter data feeds, CSV files, Excel files, or text files. Use Datameer to analyze customer relationship management content, web logs, customer data, sales data, social media content, and even data from Excel files. Exhibitors: Gartner Business Intelligence Summit 2012 For today's organizations, it's all about getting to the relevant data quicker and driving strategic decisions faster. But with big data, sometimes it’s easier said than done. Good thing SAS® Business Intelligence gives you the information you need, when you need it. While other vendors provide business intelligence solely in the form of historical reports, SAS offers predictive insights.

XML representation of a relational database A relational database consists of a set of tables, where each table is a set of records. A record in turn is a set of fields and each field is a pair field-name/field-value. All records in a particular table have the same number of fields with the same field-names. This article describes an application of (a simple subset of) XML that can be used to represent such a database. The relational data-model also defines certain constraints on the tables and defines operations on them. We are not concerned with the constraints and operations here. Will Google Big Query Transform Big Data Analysis? - Software - Search giant unveils cloud-based analytics service that will speed advertising data analysis and help companies sidestep the big-data skills gap. 12 Hadoop Vendors To Watch In 2012 (click image for larger view and for slideshow)

World Conference Las Vegas 2012 TDWI World Conference Vendor Exhibition Come by the TDWI Exhibit Hall, where the leading providers of hardware, software, and services for BI, data warehousing, and related technologies will be demonstrating their latest solutions. Times will be set aside for visiting with these solution providers without missing any courses. Want to exhibit? Contact Steve Cissell at or 425.277.9135. Vendor / Exhibit Hall Events

XML and Databases Copyright 1999-2005 by Ronald Bourret Last updated September, 2005 This article also available in: Table of Contents 1.0 Introduction This paper gives a high-level overview of how to use XML with databases. It describes how the differences between data-centric and document-centric documents affect their usage with databases, how XML is commonly used with relational databases, and what native XML databases are and when to use them. The Best Online Research Apps/Sites You've Never Heard Of Is it possible to conduct research without Google? YES! In fact, it’s NECESSARY for college-level research. Google and other Internet search engines are great tools for researching the basics of any subject.

Ventana Research - Education Events Industry Conferences Ventana Research Technology Leadership & Innovation SummitsOctober 20th to 22nd, 2014, Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Ventana Research Business Technology Innovation and Technology Leadership Summit's will provide the insight and knowledge on the latest in business and IT use of application and technology with education on latest innovations. Registration Coming Soon! Ventana Research Business Technology Innovation Summit 2013November 11th & 12th, 2013, Swissotel ChicagoVentana Research’s summit offers a guide on the rapid changes in technology, providing insight into where the industry will go over the next decade and how business and technology leaders can be positioned for success. Register to view the session replays!

SQL Server 2008 R2 Express - Overview Things you can do Build web and mobile applications for multiple data types Support structured and unstructured data while storing business data with native support for relational data, XML, and spatial data. DBTA 100: The Companies That Matter Most in Data Database Trends and Applications introduces the inaugural “DBTA 100,” a list of the companies that matter most in data. The past several years have transformed enterprise information management, creating challenges and opportunities for companies seeking to extract value from a sea of data assets. In response to this, established IT vendors as well as legions of newer solution providers have rushed to create the tools to do just that. Regulatory mandates that specify the way information is captured and protected and how long it must be retained have caused companies to amass data at levels thought unimaginable in the past.

2011 Business Analytics Summit: Overview Business Analytics Sponsors Platinum Sponsor Gold Sponsors Summit Partner The 2011 Business Analytics Summit Driving New Insight for Line-of-Business Decisions Big collection of data sites, services, marketplaces and more Here is a big collection of data services, data marketplaces, data search tools, social data sources, portals, platforms, sources for Government, NGO, local, and news data, and more. Here is a big collection of sites and services for accessing data, published by VisualingData, July 2013, which I reorganized for easier access. Check also KDnuggets Datasets and services directory. Services and Marketplaces