The modern data landscape demands more than one type of database. That’s IBM has rolled out JSON-document-based databases in Db2 and Cloudant, as well as partnered with select database providers to offer developer-focused database services through the IBM Compose platform.
What is an enterprise data warehouse (EDW)? You’d think the industry would have achieved some consensus on this topic by now, but you’d be mistaken.
The EDW holy wars continue even as big data pushes EDWs, however defined, to a more narrowly circumscribed niche. Some have argued that an EDW
Here are the quick-hit ponderings that I posted on various LinkedIn big data discussion groups this past week. I opened up three new themes–enterprise content warehouse, business process optimization, and big BI–and further developed the established themes of big data's optimal deployment model and