When I talk about the machine being ‘create table ready’ in less than 24 hour and about having existing applications up and running on production data in 3 days going 100 times faster with no tuning and no configuration, it’s time for the second wave of skepticism. But once again our customers
I had the honor this week of speaking with Om Malik of GigaOm on stage at the Structure: Big Data event in New York City. This was a first of its kind event, bringing together an incredibly interesting group of entrepreneurs, enterprises, industry luminaries, investors and press to discuss the
It seems a lifetime ago now, but since this is my first post of the new year i will allow myself a little backward look to the best bit of Christmas: watching 3 family films on Christmas day (with family): Bartok the Magnificent, Cabaret & A Night in Casablanca.
You’re supposed to enter the
Netezza's Karina Bernier talked with Ted Westerheide of Aginity at NRF's Big Show in New York City on Monday what Aginity offers its customers. Aginity, a Netezza partner, builds data production factories that make companies smarter, more responsive and more profitable. Aginity uses the power and
Two Gartner research reports covering data warehouse appliances are now available for download: “Are Data Warehouse Appliances in Your Future? Plan On It!” and “Hype Cycle for Data Management, 2010.”
From my reading of the former, I’m challenged to identify a situation when Gartner would suggest a
Technology is transforming the way we do business, but good business decisions never go out of style.
As they have for years, effective CIOs continue to balance risk against reward before investing IT budget to replace an older technology.
Most markets support one or two dominant vendors,
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
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
Netezza Vice President of Corporate Marketing Tim Young is blogging from Oracle OpenWorld today.
Oracle OpenWorld is an event we often look forward to with a bit of expectation. While Oracle and its Exadata are often viewed as one of Twinfin’s largest antagonists, we view Larry’s ability to super-
This morning, I’m posting from the floor of Oracle Open World at the Moscone Center in San Francisco – and no, this is not yet another blog about Mark Hurd teaming up with Larry Ellison. Rather, it seems pretty safe to assume that if you’re reading this today, you’ve already heard some bit of the
Today Netezza is launching a new eBook entitled, “Oracle Exadata and Netezza TwinFin™ Compared”. As the name implies, this eBook provides a comparison of the Netezza TwinFin data warehouse appliance and Oracle’s “appliance-like” database machine offering.
Certainly Netezza is not the first company
It’s a great honor after just two full years as a public company to be recognized in the Boston Globe Top 100 list. Making the list after a most difficult economic downturn is not only something that all of us at Netezza are proud of but it’s a testament to the tremendous support we receive from