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"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