Virtualizing Data Storage? Or Virtualizing Data Access?

Slowing going in one area doesn’t impact the other It is interesting how the concepts of “data” and “virtualization” are attached to many different ideas. Unfortunately, when they collide, it doesn’t mean what some people think it does. In the enterprise software space, there are concepts of “virtualizing” data storage and “virtualizing” data access. “Data [...]

By | January 29th, 2018|Business Intelligence, Data Integration, Data Management|0 Comments

PODCAST: Discussing Big Data, Integration and Security

  In mid-November, I had the opportunity to chat with Informatica's Murthy Mathiprakasam - Product Marketing Manager - about the practices of big data, data management and integration. Listen to segment #1 (approx 10mins) To start our conversation, we discussed differences in implementing big data projects around Manual implementation vs. automation in big data applications [...]

By | November 23rd, 2015|Big Data, Data Integration, Data Management, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Developing an Information Management Strategy Within the EMA Hybrid Data Ecosystem

Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) has recognized that big data implementers and consumers rely on a variety of platforms to meet their big data requirements. These platforms include new data management technologies such as Hadoop, MongoDB, and Cassandra, but the collection also includes traditional SQL-based data management technologies supporting data warehouses and data marts; operational support [...]

By | March 12th, 2015|Data Integration, Data Management|0 Comments

Data Management: In-Memory Could Be the Mother of All Wisdom

As I review my series of #100linesOnBIDW blogs over the last couple of weeks, I found myself looking at the Data Management posting. I covered when to apply schemas, Big Data, and data governance. What I left out was technical implementation concepts for data management systems like row vs. column orientation; in-memory vs. spinning disk [...]

By | February 25th, 2013|Business Intelligence, Data Management, Data Warehouse|0 Comments

Data Management in 2013: Warning of the Big Data Wolf

When Aesop created the fable about the shepherd boy who cried wolf, the message was clear: “How liars are not rewarded: even if they tell the truth, no one believes them” If analysts like myself and others as well as the mainstream press (ie Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Economist ) continue to shout about Big Data [...]

By | January 28th, 2013|Business Intelligence, Data Management, Data Warehouse|0 Comments
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