Blogs

Public Service Gets Smarter

Data warehousing and business intelligence help the public sector share and analyze valuable data stores

September 15, 2009 | by Tam Harbert
Data warehousing and business intelligence help the public sector share and analyze valuable data stores

Using Materialized Query Tables

Boost database response time for complex queries in IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

September 15, 2009 | by Roger Sanders, DB2 for LUW Offering Manager, IBM
Boost database response time for complex queries in IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

6 Keys to Real-Time Analytics

Are you getting all you can out of your analytics initiatives?

September 15, 2009 | by Leah MacMillan
Are you getting all you can out of your analytics initiatives?

Change, and the Data Warehouse Challenge

What you need to know about 5 trends that are reshaping the data warehouse landscape

September 15, 2009 | by John Edwards, Senior Enterprise Architect IBM, Honorary Teaching Fellow UoM, IBM
What you need to know about 5 trends that are reshaping the data warehouse landscape

A "FUD-machine" in Overdrive?

August 4, 2009 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
A loyal customer alerted us toan Oracle blog by Jean-Pierre Dijcks earlier today that showed the Oracle FUD machine is fully revved-up and ready to go. I'd like to offer a rebuttal, however in the interest of not intruding on Jean-Pierre's entry with an overly-long comment, I've just put a short...

Shooting the Curl in San Diego

August 4, 2009 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
"You stay classy, San Diego." -- Ron Burgundy (Will Ferrell) in "Anchorman" (2004) This morning a few others from the Netezza Marketing and Product Management teams and I are ensconced by the Marina in sunny San Diego, CA for the TDWI World Conference and for an news announcement or two. And who...

Change, But No Change

July 31, 2009 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
Just trying to clarify. Curt Monash's informative blog on the coming Netezza system and family of products includes the following: Beyond the switcheroo in components, Netezza is making substantial changes to its hardware architecture. In current Netezza products, the FPGA plays the role of a disk...

"Catch a wave and you're sittin' on top of the world"

July 30, 2009 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
Surf's up! Summer seems to finally have arrived in the Boston area and a number of vendors in the data warehousing and analytics space are hoping to catch a wave riding on a flurry of industry announcements. A few trends continue to build in the news: Data sizes continue to grow alongside the...

How to Get Certified for DB2

What you need to know about signup details, process information, and exam formats

July 15, 2009 | by Howard Fosdick
What you need to know about signup details, process information, and exam formats

Smarter Is: Predictive, Preventive Healthcare

Clinical data warehouses turn information into smarter treatments

July 15, 2009 | by Merv Adrian
Clinical data warehouses turn information into smarter treatments