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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

DB2 9.7: It All Adds Up

Automation, compression, and management improvements in the new version of DB2 save valuable time—and money

July 15, 2009 | by Eric Ahrendt
Automation, compression, and management improvements in the new version of DB2 save valuable time—and money

Insider Information on the IIUG Informix Conference

The reasons why Kansas is key to the annual gathering’s ongoing success

July 15, 2009 | by Stuart Litel
The reasons why Kansas is key to the annual gathering’s ongoing success

A First Look at DB2 9.7

New features improve performance and compatibility and are easy to implement

July 15, 2009 | by David Beulke
New features improve performance and compatibility and are easy to implement

Setting the Record Straight

December 16, 2008 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
We came across a series of blog posts the other day which seemed to insinuate that Netezza and other competitors might be trying to shape our 10-100X performance message on the backs of comparisons to antiquated, end-of-service life systems and not comparing to current competitors' platforms . When...

"Netezza Underground" - NPS at Your Bookstore

November 26, 2008 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
We had quite a surprise the other day when it came to our attention that Netezza and the NPS data warehouse appliance are now the subjects of a new book: Netezza Underground: The unauthorized tales of derring-do and adventures in resilient data warehousing solutions, by David Birmingham (ISBN: 1-...

Oracle's Entry to the DWA Community - Just Some of the Snarkalicious Commentary

September 26, 2008 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
Okay I'll admit that my first posting about the new Oracle Data Warehouse Appliance (DWA) tonight was a tad on the "snarky" side. But I have to say that I think it was because of all influences in the environment all around me. Straight away since the announcement yesterday afternoon, there's been...

Please Send More Product Brochures!

September 25, 2008 | by Phil Francisco, VP Product Management & Marketing
It was an odd email exchange. Only 30-minutes earlier, at approximately 3:04pm US-PDT, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison, head of one of the most powerful database technology companies on Earth, had publicly launched Oracle's entrée into the Data Warehouse Appliance marketplace: "the HP Oracle Database...

Diving Deep into Analytics from the Netezza Platform - Part Deux

September 3, 2008 | by Razi Raziuddin, Sr. Director of Product Marketing
So, yesterday I wrote about "the Netezza's" transformation into a platform for deep analytics. Now I know a platform is only as good as the applications available on it, which brings me to our announcement this morning. Last September, we got together with a handful of visionary partners and...

Diving Deep into Analytics from the Netezza Platform

September 2, 2008 | by Razi Raziuddin, Sr. Director of Product Marketing
"The milk of disruptive innovation doesn't flow from cash-cows " -- David Isenberg, Blogger, Musings About Loci of Intelligence and Stupidity Dare I say ... "orders of magnitude performance" for data warehouse applications is old news as far as Netezza customers are concerned! It became fairly...