To address the emerging issues around managing, governing and utilizing data, organizations have been acquiring quite a toolbox of data integration tools and technologies over the past five to 10 years.
Eric Knorr is editor in chief at InfoWorld and has been with the publication since 2003. A technology journalist since the start of the PC era, he has developed content to serve the needs of IT professionals for the past decade. He is the former editor of PC World magazine, the creator of the best-selling The PC Bible, a founding editor of CNET, and a veteran of several dot-com follies. Eric has received the Neal and Computer Press Awards for journalistic excellence.
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