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No Empathy for DevOps


I loved the concept of DevOps and talked it up in the companies I was associated with. Within a database DevOps had a long history as both database products, database ETL facilities, and end-user applications became more dev-operable. 321 more words

Data Warehouse

Kick-Start Your Data Warehousing

Many of the projects that I’ve been working on over the last 12 months have evolved integrating data into a data warehouse. Specifically companies are looking to import more data from other systems to do various types of analysis. 566 more words


Cloudera Summarizes 2014

In his letter from Cloudera, CEO Tom Reilly made a few interesting points.

$900 million round of funding

Cloudera secured a $900 million round of funding… 153 more words


Data Warehousing and Sources of Truth: Rarely Pure, Never Simple

1.       To begin at the beginning

“A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.”

Oscar Wilde

For well over two decades one of the most talked about benefits of Enterprise Data Warehousing (EDW) has been that it gives us a single source of business truth. 2,649 more words

Data Warehouse

Hadoop Squeezes Greenplum

For several years now I have been suggesting that Hadoop will squeeze the big data RDBMSs: Teradata, Exadata, Greenplum, and Netezza… squeezing them first out of the big data end of the market and then impinging on the high-end of the EDW space. 687 more words

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