Data Management

Data! We've got so much of it, and we will only ever have more! Data management is the way of the future. Don't see what you want? Try Big Data.




Finding valuable insight is not a question of simply amassing as much data as possible, but of finding the right data. This is why...


Data is driving the decision process for companies today and as a result, the nature of storage is changing. In order to meet this change,...


Multi-cloud data management is the simultaneous use of more than one cloud service by an organization. Learn the facts (and dismiss the...


Businesses are increasingly turning to public cloud options, but is that the right choice for your data? Learn about 6 of the biggest risks...


An effective intranet setup and infrastructure benefits organizations, but there are risks. Here, we'll discuss the pros and cons.


Geographic information systems (GIS) are transforming the way we do business, and answering questions we didn't realize we had.


What does it take to change the way people live and work? In the tech world, we tend to assume it's technology, but what about the human...


One can only accomplish so much from scaling up or scaling out databases. The optimal solution is effective load balancing.


Silos prevent organizations from truly harnessing the power of their data. Data must be consolidated and properly managed in order for it...


Data warehousing provides a solid foundation for consolidating historical, current and future data, allowing an organization to generate...


We talked to Ben Nye, the CEO of Turbonomic. Here he talks about autonomic systems and the importance of automation in increasingly complex...


The role of chief data officer is often misunderstood, but its growing importance is making it a more prominent position, with many...


Graph databases consist of a series of entities and relationships, which can make for some innovative insights that one wouldn't find with...


Through access to real-time data, effective data center infrastructure management (DCIM) reduces energy costs and power consumption, while...


Technical knowledge should be readily and easily shared with everyone in your organization. A knowledge base is one of the most efficient...


These five Active Directory pain points highlight some of the reasons that AD is so expensive and so cumbersome to manage.


Hadoop has long been the de facto standard for handling big data, but Spark is starting to gain popularity due to its increased efficiency.


Relational database management systems still have their place in the world of data, but they are beginning to be overshadowed by NoSQL...


Database administration is a career with many possible roles and lots of other options. Learn about the different types of DBAs and what...