Blogs

5 Tips for Making the Most out of Tech Business Partnerships

November 9, 2010 | by Patricia Cotter, Senior VP of Operations
Strong business partnerships make good business sense. That’s why recognizing the importance of our partners is one of the core guiding principles at Netezza. Netezza partners with all major industry integrators, technology and solution providers, both horizontally and across all the major vertical...

Follow the Leader - Kind Of

November 9, 2010 | by Dai Clegg, VP product marketing, Acunu
Donna Somers guest posting ...   Today's announcement of SQL Server 2008 parallel data warehouse in partnership with HP sees Microsoft following in Netezza’s footsteps. It has taken years for the industry mega-vendors to recognize the customer demand for data warehouses offering fast performance...

Focusing on Excellence at Netezza

November 1, 2010 | by Jim Baum, Former CEO
High-performance business analytics were the talk of the town at the IBM 2010 Information on Demand Conference in Las Vegas last week. This year’s event attracted over 9,000 attendees from all over the world. Each came to participate in a wide variety of activities, presentations, and educational...

Smarter Is: Breaking Data and Disease Down to Size

How one Chinese hospital is using big data analysis to make the most of both traditional and Western medicine

October 15, 2010 | by David Geer
How one Chinese hospital is using big data analysis to make the most of both traditional and Western medicine

Does the Order of SQL Predicates Matter?

Rearranging WHERE clause predicates may be an exercise in futility

October 15, 2010 | by Bonnie Baker
Rearranging WHERE clause predicates may be an exercise in futility

DB2 Indexes and Query Performance: Part 1

Weigh costs and benefits when considering additional indexes

October 15, 2010 | by Robert Catterall
Weigh costs and benefits when considering additional indexes

You Catch More Flies with Honey

At IBM, the success of a massive BI centralization project reveals ways to win the hearts and minds of business execs

October 15, 2010 | by Merv Adrian
At IBM, the success of a massive BI centralization project reveals ways to win the hearts and minds of business execs

Adding and Removing Data Partitions

An effective way to migrate large blocks of data

October 15, 2010 | by Roger Sanders, DB2 for LUW Offering Manager, IBM
An effective way to migrate large blocks of data

What’s New: DB2 10 for z/OS

Dramatic CPU savings and data availability enhancements, check. But have you seen the new temporal data support?

October 15, 2010 | by Terrie Jacopi
Dramatic CPU savings and data availability enhancements, check. But have you seen the new temporal data support?

Informix TCO: The Facts Are In

Research studies put hard numbers behind the business case for Informix

October 15, 2010 | by Chris Young
Research studies put hard numbers behind the business case for Informix