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How to choose the right type of database for your enterprise

Choosing a database to serve your enterprise technology needs can be overwhelming. Start by understanding what databases are available and use this article to guide you to finding the right fit

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3 requirements of modern archive for massive unstructured data

As the nature and scale of enterprise data changes, secondary storage—especially archive—becomes a huge opportunity to add value to organizational data

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21 hot programming trends—and 21 going cold

Hot or not? From the web to the motherboard to the training ground, get the scoop on what’s in and what’s out in app dev

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Database decisions: AWS has changed the game for IT

Enterprises are figuring out that they likely need different database engines to power different parts of their applications. AWS has figured that out, too

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Real-time data pipelines: pairing message queues and databases

Data leaders need to stay on top of the technologies of message queues and databases

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Navigating time in knowledge graphs

The temporal benefits of cognitive knowledge graphs can affect almost any business problem, including basic issues of data management such as data quality, data cleansing, and integration

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What is a graph database? A better way to store connected data

Learn why graph databases excel at exploring highly connected data, and how to leverage them in your organization

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What’s new in Apache Spark? Low-latency streaming and Kubernetes

Continuous processing and native Kubernetes support in Apache Spark 2.3 spell the end for micro-batching and Hadoop

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Cosmos DB review: Database for a small planet

Multi-model Azure database combines global reach and a choice of five consistency models, allowing you to trade off cost for consistency

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How PostgreSQL just might replace your Oracle database

Although heavily dependent on Oracle today, Salesforce seems to be seeking database freedom—and its efforts could result in the same freedom for all enterprises

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How to choose the right NoSQL database

NoSQL databases vary in architecture and function, so you need to pick the type that is best for the desired task

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Is serverless computing a game-changer for the relational database market?

From monolithic database servers to no database servers at all. Can the serverless computing paradigm change the landscape for relational databases technologies as well?

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Machine learning: What developers and business analysts need to know

There is more to a successful application of machine learning than data science

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Translytical has become synonymous with real-time

Determine if your organization is combining the three principles of translytics to overcome the speed and scale challenges of today’s data-driven enterprise

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Key steps to model creation: data cleaning and data exploration

By following best practices and philosophies around these processes, an organization can enable successful collaboration and iteration between data science and IT teams

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TiDB: Performance-tuning a distributed NewSQL database

A brief introduction to the open source hybrid transactional and analytical database and how to tune write operations for maximum performance

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The marvels of an event-based schema

When working with various data types at the speed of big data, this method is ideal for integrating and aggregating assorted information for the holistic value it provides

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7 essential technologies for a modern data architecture

These key technologies are “re-platforming” the enterprise to enable faster, easier, more flexible access to large volumes of precious data

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Review: Neo4j supercharges graph analytics

When it comes to tracking relationships, Neo4j is faster, more flexible, and more scalable than relational databases

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MongoDB will support multidocument ACID transactions

MongoDB 4.0 will be released in summer 2018 but is in public beta now

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