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Early Warnings, Fast Fixes

Maximize mission-critical uptime with existing tools

October 15, 2011 | by Fred Sobotka
Maximize mission-critical uptime with existing tools

Utilities for Developers

Harness the magic of REORG and LOAD

October 15, 2011 | by Bonnie Baker
Harness the magic of REORG and LOAD

Every Last Drop

Squeezing maximum performance out of aging hardware

October 15, 2011 | by Lester Knutsen
Squeezing maximum performance out of aging hardware

News You Can Use

Awards, thanks, and a new conference location

October 15, 2011 | by Stuart Litel
Awards, thanks, and a new conference location

The Results Are In

The largest IDUG survey ever held a few surprises

October 15, 2011 | by Jeremy Dodd
The largest IDUG survey ever held a few surprises

IBM Netezza Wins 2011 Stevie Award for International Support Department of the Year

October 13, 2011 | by Patricia Cotter, Senior VP of Operations
First and foremost, we like to focus on our customers success at IBM Netezza, but it's also gratifying to receive recognition from our peers in the business world. This week I traveled to Abu Dhabi for the Eighth Annual International Business Awards, where IBM Netezza was honored with a Stevie...

[x+1]: Innovation in Audience Targeting

October 4, 2011 | by Brad Terrell, VP & General Manager, Digital Media at IBM Netezza, Netezza, an IBM Company
[x+1], a leading audience targeting platform,  has achieved remarkable success in executing marketing campaigns for their clients by analyzing massive volumes of advertising data in near real-time.  Their story is highlighted in the case study materials below, and while it is compelling for many...

Not All In-Database Analytics Systems Are Created Equal

September 30, 2011 | by Dwaine Snow, OLTP and Data Warehouse Competitive Analyst, IBM
Co-Author: Matt Benati, Senior Director Product Marketing Leading organizations differentiate themselves by analyzing massive amounts of interrelated data to predict business outcomes. High-volume, complex data analytics requires detailed data (not summaries) because influencing an individual’s...

IBM Netezza: Success through Customer Collaboration

September 27, 2011 | by Patricia Cotter, Senior VP of Operations
The number one concern of CEOs these days is getting to know their customers better. That finding comes from a survey of 1500 CEOs conducted by IBM and is cited by Paul Greenberg of ZDNet and by a Coveo advisory board meeting I recently attended. According to the survey, more than innovation, more...

Skills-based Routing: A New Approach to Support

September 12, 2011 | by Patricia Cotter, Senior VP of Operations
In a corporate setting, it's invigorating to see company values jump from the drawing board to real-life situations that directly affect people. Walking the walk is what matters most to our customers and ourselves. The customer support team for IBM Netezza data warehouse appliances recently rolled...