Category: Performance, security, and availability

Performance, security, and availability

Docker Containers and Database Cloning for DBAs, Data Governance, and IT Decision Makers: An Introduction

February 23, 2018

Via: Dataversity

The industry is buzzing about Docker Containers and their rapid adoption.   It’s not widely known, but MySQL, Postgres, and NoSQL are among Docker’s most popular images.  Microsoft has joined the fray with Docker as a feature of Windows Server 2016 […]

Performance, security, and availability

MongoDB will support multidocument ACID transactions

February 22, 2018

Via: Info World

MongoDB will add multidocument ACID transactions support to its NoSQL database of the same name. Multidocument ACID transactions support has been the most-requested feature sought for MongoDB, said Seong Park, MongoDB’s vice president of strategy and product marketing. Multidocument support is planned for […]

Performance, security, and availability

Datical Delivers Platform Enhancements to Bring Continuous Automation to the Database

February 21, 2018

Via: Dataversity

Datical, the leading provider of database release automation, today introduced Datical 5, the latest version of its enterprise-class platform for automating database releases to deliver efficiency, speed and risk reduction for database deployments. Datical brings continuous integration and continuous delivery […]

Performance, security, and availability

How to speed up Python

February 15, 2018

Via: Info World

Python is a powerful programming language that is easy to learn and easy to work with, but it is not always the fastest to run—especially when you’re dealing with math or statistics. Third-party libraries like NumPy, which wrap C libraries, […]

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, 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 […]

Performance, security, and availability

CA Survey Reveals Need for Greater Security Mindset

February 6, 2018

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Following the second phase of a global survey of more than 1,200 IT leaders, CA Technologies has revealed the results which show that, as software becomes more critical to business success in the digital economy, security concerns are exponentially on […]

Performance, security, and availability

Stibo Systems Releases Latest Master Data Management Offering

February 2, 2018

Via: Dataversity

Stibo Systems, the global leader in Business-first Master Data Management (MDM) solutions, today announced availability of the latest release of its award-winning MDM platform, STEP Trailblazer 8.3, in addition to the latest capabilities for Product MDM, Customer MDM, and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)—providing […]

Performance, security, and availability

How to Enable Transparent Data Encryption

February 1, 2018

Via: Database Journal

Security of data is a hot topic these days.  One of the security concerns auditors have is whether or not your SQL Server data is encrypted when stored At-Rest–meaning auditors would like to see all data encrypted on the actual […]

Performance, security, and availability

NoSQL standouts: The best document databases

January 24, 2018

Via: Info World

“The right tool for the right job.” If such wisdom holds true anywhere, it certainly holds true with the choice of database a developer picks for a given application. Document databases, one of the family of data products collectively referred […]