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Performance, security, and availability

What is Grafeas? Better auditing for containers

December 8, 2017

Via: Info World

The software we run has never been more difficult to vouchsafe than it is today. It is scattered between local deployments and cloud services, built with open source components that aren’t always a known quantity, and delivered on a fast-moving […]


Application areas, Other

Database as a Service: An IT Strategic Direction

December 6, 2017

Via: Database Journal

Many vendors with data centers and cloud storage now offer database as a service (DBaaS) as part of a set of solutions to customers. The typical business will benefit because the vendor handles the installation and upgrade of database management […]


Application areas, Other

8 technologies transforming the database

September 18, 2017

Via: Info World

What is a database? Once upon a time, it was simple. The database was a modern Bob Cratchit putting data in tables made up of very straight columns filled with one row per entry. Long, endless rectangles of information stretching […]


Performance, security, and availability

Micro Focus Enhances Security and Strengthens Enterprise Protection

September 18, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Micro Focus is releasing new innovations across its expanded security portfolio following the successful spin-merge with HPE Software, allowing customers to take an intelligent approach to safeguard against sophisticated threats. Micro Focus’s comprehensive security solutions spanning security operations, application security, […]


Performance, security, and availability

IBM Seeks More IT Security Pros

September 5, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

IBM Security announced an initiative to help address the projected 1.8 million-person cybersecurity worker shortage through programs and partnerships that promote a “new-collar” cybersecurity workforce strategy. As part of this initiative, IBM is sponsoring alternative education models at the high […]


Performance, security, and availability

Why Data Classification Should Drive Your Security Strategy

September 1, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

There are two types of businesses in the world today:those that run on data and those that will run on data. Data security now sits at the top of nearly every organization’s priority list. But with such a high volume […]


Application areas, Other

MarkLogic Makes NoSQL Database Available on Microsoft Azure Cloud Services

September 1, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

MarkLogic, has announced that its enterprise NoSQL database is now available on Microsoft Azure. According to MarkLogic, offering its database platform on Azure gives customers the flexibility they need by providing a single, actionable 360-degree view of their data in […]


Application areas, Other

How to Leverage the Power of Data Lakes

August 31, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Hadoop adoption is growing and so is the commitment to data lake strategies. Data security, governance, integration, and access have all been identified as critical success factors for data lake deployments. DBTA recently held a roundtable webinar featuring Carole Murphy, […]


Performance, security, and availability

Speeding up MySQL Data Imports

August 31, 2017

Via: Database Journal

Both the Importing XML Data into MySQL Tables Using a Stored Procedure and the Enhance Your MySQL XML Import Procedures using Prepared Statements tutorials described a way to overcome MySQL’s import restrictions using the “proc-friendly” Load_File() and ExtractValue() functions. While […]


Application areas, Other

Go and Rust Emerging as Successors to C

August 30, 2017

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Although Java and JavaScript are the most popular all around programming languages today, the C programming language remains the language of choice for high performance computing after almost 45 years of mainstream use. C was originally developed by Dennis Richie […]