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Building a Better AI Brain with Object Storage

In this special guest feature, Michael Tso, CEO of Cloudian, discusses how AI is rapidly changing the business world, and for AI to deliver business value, the storage industry will play a key role – scale-out object storage with full S3 compatibility matches this role perfectly.

Developers Get Live Data Migration and Free Access With Updates to MongoDB’s Database as a Service

MongoDB announced new capabilities for MongoDB Atlas that enable developers to migrate their data from any location to the company’s secure database service with zero downtime. New updates to MongoDB’s database as service also grant developers free access to the platform for learning, prototyping, and testing their cloud-based applications.

Data Capture and Science Strategy

Innovative drug development organizations are leveraging scientific and technical advances to data capture data that is increasingly multidimensional and information rich. However, existing data capture and sharing processes are often unable to support efficient integration and interpretation of this data. To learn more about available technologies available for data capture and relation science strategy download this white paper.

Mastering the Internet of Things

In this special guest feature, Michael Hiskey, CMO of Semarchy, discusses how in the age of big data and IoT, the well-known, but often misunderstood, area of Master Data Management (MDM) is the essential tool for bringing meaning and insight to troves of raw data.

Nimble Storage Introduces the First Multicloud Storage Service

Nimble Storage (NYSE: NMBL), the leader in predictive cloud infrastructure, today announced Nimble Cloud Volumes, the only enterprise-grade multicloud storage service for running applications in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS). Nimble Cloud Volumes will provide enterprise-grade availability and data services that have previously not been readily available in block storage for the cloud. These capabilities are necessary for moving the next wave of applications to the cloud — traditional transactional workloads — which place stringent requirements on storage.

Why Columnar Databases Are the Future of Business Intelligence

In this special guest feature, Jamie Clark, Senior Developer at Dimensional Insight, discusses why columnar databases are the future of business intelligence as massive amounts of data continue to accumulate.

Reduce Data Lake Ingestion Time by 75% with Ingestion Factory

It is estimated that data preparation eats up as much as 80% of data analysts’ time, leaving less bandwidth for actual analytics and significantly reducing a data lake’s return on investment. To dramatically speed up data ingestion and data preparation in the data lake, Zaloni offers a new solution, Ingestion Factory, which can help enterprises successfully hydrate and organize a production-ready data lake in weeks.

EnterpriseDB Sets New Standard for Digital Business with Release of the EDB Postgres Platform 2017

EnterpriseDB® (EDB™), the database platform company for digital business, announced the general availability of the EDB Postgres™ Platform 2017. The EDB Postgres Platform is the first integrated open source-based database management platform that brings together all of the components required for managing structured and unstructured data in a single platform. The 2017 version of the platform enables organizations to improve decision-making, explore new revenue opportunities, and boost productivity with better support for advanced analytics and data integration.

Graph Databases and the Connected Enterprise

In this special guest feature, Emil Eifrem, Founder and CEO of Neo Technology suggests that in order to achieve connected enterprise status and realize the significance of the graph database, companies must understand the database options that are available. Right now, the landscape consists of three categories, which he outlines below, including where he sees their growth in the next few years.

Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4 Product Bundle Released

Percona, the company that delivers enterprise-class MySQL® and MongoDB® solutions and services, announced a solution bundle of updated products that enable any organization to create a robust, secure database environment that can be adapted to changing business requirements. Percona Server for MongoDB 3.4, Percona Monitoring and Management 1.1, and Percona Toolkit 3.0 offer more features and benefits, with enhancements for both MongoDB® and MySQL® database environments.