Blogs

A Light Touch for Data Warehouse Appliance Customer Support

August 4, 2010 | by Dai Clegg, VP product marketing, Acunu
I’ve been at Netezza now for just over three months and I still feel a bit like the innocent abroad but at the same time, I’m clearly a veteran, as other people join our growing team after me. We have our own EMEA Telco Solutions Manager (Chris Smith) and EMEA Alliances Manager (Kate Tickner). I’m...

Four Fundamental Differences Between TwinFin and Exadata

August 4, 2010 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
Today Netezza is launching a new eBook entitled, “Oracle Exadata and Netezza TwinFin™ Compared”. As the name implies, this eBook provides a comparison of the Netezza TwinFin data warehouse appliance and Oracle’s “appliance-like” database machine offering. Certainly Netezza is not the first company...

Netezza and Data Analytics as a Gateway to the Intelligent Economy

August 3, 2010 | by Jim Baum, Former CEO
The "Intelligent Economy" is much more than a trendy buzz phrase or the name of a business school seminar. It's the new reality for enterprises today. The Intelligent Economy is about fundamentally changing the way we view our businesses and our customers, about inviting change when we decide...

Hadoop & Netezza: Synergy in Data Analytics - PART 2

July 22, 2010 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
I mentioned in my previous post that Netezza is excited about our partnership with Cloudera and Hadoop because we’ve already seen some of our customers benefit from the synergy of Hadoop and Netezza TwinFin™ technologies working together. As I noted, these types of strategies play to the strengths...

InfoSphere Guardium

How IBM’s new database security and monitoring software helps protect sensitive information and reduce compliance costs

July 21, 2010 | by Albert Cooley
How IBM’s new database security and monitoring software helps protect sensitive information and reduce compliance costs

Utility Players

Data management technologies underpin energy manufacturers’ smart grid efforts

July 21, 2010 | by Cameron Crotty
Data management technologies underpin energy manufacturers’ smart grid efforts

Think Inside the Box

Using Informix as an embedded database

July 21, 2010 | by Mirav Kapadia
Using Informix as an embedded database

Maintenance Makes Money

Five ways to cut database costs—just by paying attention

July 21, 2010 | by Sheryl M. Larsen
Five ways to cut database costs—just by paying attention

Creating and Using Partitioned Tables

Improve query performance and achieve greater scalability

July 21, 2010 | by Roger Sanders, DB2 for LUW Offering Manager, IBM
Improve query performance and achieve greater scalability

You Want to Govern What?

A database guy discovers there’s more to data governance than meets the eye

July 21, 2010 | by Robert Catterall
A database guy discovers there’s more to data governance than meets the eye