Database News & Reviews - Page 3
More Database News
NEWS ANALYSIS: The attacks using the Ryuk ransomware, apparently from North Korea, require the best of best practices, and that means understanding why they take place and how to prepare. If you’re attacked by someone using Ryuk, it’s going to be very expensive.
eWEEK TOP COMPANIES: New-gen data storage is all about providing the correct information on demand while at the same time maintaining data privacy for users at all levels. These requirements are the same for physical data center storage and for storage in a cloud service.
NEW-PRODUCT NEWS: Aerospike's patented hybrid memory database implements specific optimizations for both highly parallel DRAM and high-density NAND. Extending Aerospike support for persistent memory enables enterprises to reap additional benefits for a wide variety of machine learning-based...
NEWS ANALYSIS: CEOs, looking to ride the economic wave for as long as it lasts, are much more willing to use whatever technology is at hand because growth has become a greater imperative than cost reduction.
eWEEK DEEP DIVE, PART II: Oracle has launched a new consulting platform called Soar, which the company contends is the world’s first automated cloud migration offering. This will serve as the basis for much of its innovation in the future, CEO Mark Hurd tells eWEEK.
ENTERPRISE NEWS: The new Clustered Network instances consist of bare metal servers running an RDMA network on top of the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.
EXCLUSIVE TO EWEEK: Oracle co-founder and Silicon Valley survivor Larry Ellison explains how his company has lasted for 41 years and offers insight into continuing enterprise relevancy for current startup owners.
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.