VoltDB's co-founder and chief strategy officer discusses the growing requirement for in-memory databases to address the demand to gather, analyze and make sense of operational, machine, social media and other types of data. Do you agree?
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A new MySQL foreign data wrapper for Postgres is designed to help firms combine and query data from their databases.
According to recent data, of the 174 million smartphones owned in the US in the month of September, nearly 42 percent of them were Apple iPhones.
Although organizations are exploring No-SQL and Big Data databases, many would like to access these data stores using a SQL interface. FoundationDB is now offering a SQL "personality" for their key-value store database.
Organizations that have maintained their investment in traditional SQL-based databases -- and are seeing the limitations of these databases -- have started adding No-SQL and Big Data databases to their portfolio. FoundationDB believes its database can do it all.
Under a new plan known as 'data embassies', duplicates of essential databases and services stored or run from secure datacentres on foreign soil.
Businesses beware — Avast says vast amounts of personal data and photos can be recovered from second-hand Android smartphones even if users have re-set them to factory condition.
Ericsson's new study shows how Indians will be using smartphones and data in a few years from now, bringing the country its next telecom revolution
have i been pwned?, a service that tells you if your email address is in one of the big data breach databases, now accepts domain searches.
Smartphones and tablets will be the main drivers lifting overall spend, which will also be heavily impacted by mobility, cloud, big data and social business.
Cloudconnect provides developer tools for facilitating access to customer data based on MySQL and PostgreSQL open source databases.
Forrester’s workforce survey reveals that 37% of information workers who have smartphones say they use voice command at least occasionally. But, Forrester's J.P. Gownder argues that voice control itself isn’t the main story. Rather, it’s about the new breed of data-rich intelligence – which we call intelligent agents – that will bring voice control to the masses.
Kusnetzky Group clients often speak to us about their need for scalability, reliability, management, and security. They also report the challenges they face when considering cloud computing, the use of Big Data and analytics to better understand their customers' needs and how to safely and effectively support both their own staff and customers using today's smartphones and tablets. IBM says System z is up to the challenge
In China, Samsung's Galaxy S3 and Note 2 smartphones were found to have faulty data storage chips. State-owned TV pushed the company to provide a solution.
With the Dutch water system efficiently churning out data from countless incompatible sources, a research project is now trying to work out how to open up the databases.
The government is partnering local carriers to offer smartphones and services for people over 65 years old. Features include reduced sensitivity of touchscreen, enlarged icons, reduced service charges and higher data quotas.
Victorian emergency personnel will soon be able to review vital data on their smartphones before they arrive at a disaster scene.
US spy agency the NSA boasted internally of being able to unlock encrypted data on smartphones by leading manufacturers, a German news magazine has reported.
Think analytics is just about data from databases, logs and sensor output? Think again. Analytics can actually help developers debug their apps and prioritize feature support.
HP Vertica architecture gives massive performance boost to toughest BI queries for Infinity Insurance
Infinity Insurance Companies in Birmingham, Alabama has been deploying a new data architecture -- native column store databases -- to improve productivity for their analysis and business intelligence queries.
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