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Getting Started with DataOps: Processes, Technologies, and Roles

DataOps is a modern engineering practice that can improve the speed and accuracy of analytics. In a pre-conference workshop at Data Summit 2019, Mark Marinelli, head of product at Tamr, identified the processes, technologies, and roles involved in DataOps to improve the speed and availability of data for analytics—as well as the common pitfalls to avoid.  Read More

Machine Learning in Action at Data Summit 2019

Machine learning (ML) is on the rise at businesses hungry for greater automation and intelligence with use cases spreading across industries. At the same time, most projects are still in the early phases. From selecting data sets and data platforms to architecting and optimizing data pipelines, there are many success factors to keep in mind. Read More

An Introduction to Data Science at Data Summit 2019

Data science, the ability to sift through massive amounts of data to discover hidden patterns and predict future trends, may be in demand, but it requires an understanding of many different elements of data analysis. Extracting actionable knowledge from all your data to make decisions and predictions requires a number of skills, from statistics and programming to data visualization and business domain expertise. Read More

What You Need to Know About Cognitive Computing Versus AI

At Data Summit 2019, Susan E. Feldman, president, Synthexis, and David Bayer, executive director, Cognitive Computing Consortium, offered an overview of key cognitive computing considerations in a workshop titled "Cognitive Computing 101." Read More

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Todd Schraml

Database Elaborations

Todd Schraml

  • Database Elaborations: Change Data Capture and Complexity CDC can greatly minimize the amount of data processed; but the cost is that the processes themselves become more complicated and overall storage may be higher. Costs are moved around, the final level of processing becomes focused on the minimal changes, and this minimization is the efficiency to be gained. Moving forward, using the data becomes standardized and ultimately straightforward.
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Craig S. Mullins

DBA Corner

Craig S. Mullins

  • DBA Corner: The Challenge of Managing the Modern IT Infrastructure It can be challenging for IT architects and executives to keep up with today's modern IT infrastructure. Homogeneous systems, common in the early days of computing, are almost non-existent today in the age of heterogeneous systems. It is de rigueur for Linux, Unix and Windows servers to be deployed throughout a modern IT infrastructure. And for larger shops, add in mainframes, too.
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Kevin Kline

SQL Server Drill Down

Kevin Kline

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Guy Harrison

MongoDB Matters

Guy Harrison

  • Atlas Powers Increasing MongoDB Growth If you have been wondering whether the tipping point for database-as-a-service (DBaaS) has arrived, it's instructive to look at the success of MongoDB Atlas. 
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Rob Mandeville

Next-Gen Data Management

Rob Mandeville

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