Protecting Data at the Edge More Effectively

Drive efficiency and productivity by centralizing protection, expediting recovery and enhancing access for remote/branch office and laptop/desktop data. This white paper describes how Simpana software...
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Big Data Quality: GIGO Lives On

Data quality was understood to be a major challenge even before computing was widely adopted. The expression Garbage In, Garbage Out (GIGO) first appeared in print in 1963. The expression “GIGO”...
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How Syncsort became Agile

Our journey towards Agile development started back in 2008 when our development managers became certified scrum masters. They brought back the ideas, and made some small changes to our waterfall approach...
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A Weapon Against Hackers on the Home Front

  Although headlines have focused on foreign cyberattacks, plenty are U.S.-based—and can be remedied. BY NICK AKERMAN Over the past year the national press has repeatedly reported on the vulner­ability...
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How Big Data is Transforming Health Care

It used to be said that the pace of change in information technology was the fastest of any industry. Today there are competitors for the top spot, and health care is one of them. What follows is a short...
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Kate Matsudaira on the Value of Compression

Kate Matsudaira has worked at Sun, Microsoft and Amazon. She worked Big Data projects at PayPal and elsewhere and is currently founder of the startup popforms (www.popforms.com). Matsudaira recently gave...
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The Major Theme for Big Data Integration in 2014?…Big Iron and EDW Offload

As we move into 2014, I am reflecting on where Hadoop stands today vs. this time last year.  In the beginning of 2013, coming out of the New York Strata event in October of 2012, the market was hyper...
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Offload the Data Warehouse to Hadoop and Save Millions

The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI) recently released a white paper and survey called Integrating Hadoop into Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing.  It quoted an IT director telling a story we...
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A Data Center Migration Designed For SaaS Growth

IT service management software supplier SysAid switches to new virtualization platform and data center to support SaaS customers. By: [author-name] This article was syndicated via RSS from: http://www.networkcomputing.com/next-generation-data-center/servers/a-data-center-migration-designed-for-saa/240165089
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After a Notable 2013, What’s Ahead for Syncsort in the New Year

As we look forward to 2014 at Syncsort, I have to start by expressing how privileged I feel to have been entrusted with the leadership of such an extraordinary company, and how grateful I am for the warmth...
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