Database News & Reviews
Chris Preimesberger, October 26, 2018 9:11 AM
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eWEEK DEEP DIVE, PART I: CEO Mark Hurd is the chief taskmaster in persuading old-line, institutional Oracle customers to move their humongous billing, ERP and other well-entrenched systems to a new paradigm that will take them safely ahead in the 21st century.
Smarty-pants bots, artificial intelligence engines and machine-learning servers are taking over. They are photographing and logging checks, researching credit scores, balancing books, monitoring and grading application performance and texting your mother to tell her that you’ve stayed up too...
MarkLogic claims that the Data Hub Service provides a fast and cost-effective way for enterprises to integrate, store, analyze and secure mission-critical data in the cloud. None of this is ever easy, despite what company marketers will tell you.
NEWS ANALYSIS: As AWS has scaled out, it now perceives a need for new-gen functionality inside DBs that are easier to manage, not as expensive to maintain, and more flexible in integrating and moving workloads.
Compared to where IT was a few years ago, effective and easy-to-navigate self-service analytics has become much more difficult to achieve. Kelly Stirman explains why and what enterprises can do about it.
It's all about automation: Autonomous Operator enables organizations to run and manage Couchbase database autonomously on Kubernetes for lower operational costs, easier usage and lots of time saved.
Amazon RDS on VMware automates set up, operation and scaling of databases on-premises and in hybrid environments as it does in AWS.
Scylla is an open-source drop-in replacement for Apache Cassandra. While preserving the best traits of Cassandra in high availability, fault tolerance and its rich ecosystem, Scylla offers developers a higher-performing and resource-effective NoSQL database.
Google’s new Cloud Firestore NoSQL database technology now supports two modes, a native mode and a Datastore mode, the company says.
Claiming a number of exclusive capabilities, and slamming competitor Amazon as more expensive, Oracle founder and CTO Larry Ellison announced that new transaction processing features are now available for the Oracle Autonomous Database Cloud.
Borrowing from SQL Server Management Studio, the free database management tool now offers more job tracking and management options.
Compuware reveals a product acquisition, several enhancements to its Topaz for Total Test platform and a partnership that it believes will improve the ability of large enterprises to embrace agile development and DevOps on their mainframes.