Category: Application areas

Application areas, Other

Oracle’s cloud bravado masks its database despair

February 23, 2018

Via: Info World

Oracle isn’t normally one to expose its fetishes, but the company’s fixation on Amazon Web Services has become glaringly, disturbingly obvious. Whether at OpenWorld, in analyst briefings, or on Twitter, Oracle can’t seem to talk about anything else. Two years […]

Application areas, Other

NoSQL Data Architecture & Data Governance: Everything You Need to Know

February 22, 2018

Via: Dataversity

NoSQL databases have seen increased adoption in the last five years. A growing number of companies have at least one NoSQL database as a part of their enterprise data landscape. In today’s IT environment, where DevOps, SAFe and Agile are […]

Application areas, Finance

Oracle Powers the Next Generation of Finance with New Artificial Intelligence Applications

February 20, 2018

Via: Dataversity

To empower the office of the CFO with data-driven insights they need to adapt to change, capitalize on new market opportunities, and increase profitability, Oracle today announced new artificial intelligence-based applications for finance. By applying advanced data science and machine […]

Application areas, Other, Performance, security, and availability

Know How to Improve Employee Performance Using Big Data

February 14, 2018

Via: Dataversity

Irrespective of the industry or company size, Big Data is playing a crucial role for business decision makers. Although many businesses have adopted Big Data Analytics as a critical component of their market analytics practices and customer experience enhancement, there […]

Application areas, Online Tools, Other

How to work with LiteDB in C#

February 12, 2018

Via: Info World Database

LiteDB is a fast, simple, zero-configuration, embedded NoSQL database for .Net. It is a good choice for simple applications (web, mobile, or desktop) where you may need one data file per user but don’t need to support many concurrent write […]

Application areas, Finance, Online Tools

In a volatile market, do investment apps put users at risk?

February 9, 2018

Via: Market Watch

The stock market’s volatility this week is old hat for seasoned investors — but for novices using low-cost micro-investment apps it prompted concern. And some say that these apps could unintentionally promote investing behaviors that could put those users at […]

Application areas, Online Tools, Other

Best IT Certifications For 2018

February 8, 2018

Via: Tom's IT Pro

Getting certified is a surefire way to advance your career in the IT industry. Whether you work for an enterprise, a small business, government, healthcare or any other place that employs IT professionals, your best bet for career advancement is […]

Application areas, Banking, Performance, security, and availability, Telecommunication

Ticking Time Bombs in Your Data Center

February 8, 2018

Via: Dark Reading

The biggest security problems inside your company may result from problems it inherited. While the news focuses on external threats to data center security — international hackers clacking away on their computers from the privacy of an unmarked building, for […]

Application areas, Sales

Earnings Results: Google earnings: Cloud is a $1 billion business, execs say

February 2, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Alphabet Inc.’s earnings Thursday after the bell contained something of a surprising detail: Its Google cloud unit is banking $1 billion a quarter in sales. Though that’s a small portion of the company’s overall $32.32 billion in revenue, it’s a […]

Application areas, Other

Why you should use a graph database

January 31, 2018

Via: Info World

There has been a lot of hype recently about graph databases. While graph databases such as DataStax Enterprise Graph (based on Titan DB), Neo4, and IBM Graph have been around for several years, recent announcements of managed cloud services like […]