Five Minute Briefing - Information Management
March 20, 2014
Five Minute Briefing - Information Management: March 20, 2014. A concise weekly report with key product news, market research and insight for data management professionals and IT executives.
Newton, Mass.-based ScaleBase has announced the 3.0 version of its Distributed Database Platform. ScaleBase also introduced a beta program for a new product called Analysis Genie that helps companies determine the best way to scale out a database from a single MySQL instance to a distributed cluster by analyzing their schema and queries.
Think About It
Organizations should exercise caution when it comes to implementing new technologies for data governance. Sometimes, the lowest tech solution is the best one and spending money on more software without laying the groundwork actually sets companies up to fail.