Advanced Technology in a Compact Appliance 

Posted on: July 29th, 2015 by Brett Martin No Comments

 

by Brett Martin Leveraging advanced new technologies, Teradata continues to progress its 2000 series appliances by delivering a compact, yet powerful, data warehouse. The Teradata® Data Warehouse Appliance 2800 is more environmentally friendly, data center compatible and technologically advanced than its predecessor. Betsy Huntingdon, product marketing manager for Teradata hardware platforms, talked to Teradata Magazine about the benefits,         Read More…

Reveal More Insights With Graph Discovery

Posted on: July 27th, 2015 by Brett Martin No Comments

 

By now you know that it can be good for business to identify relationships in networks such as social media then use that insight to pinpoint and target influencers who can help you promote products and improve sales. What you may not know is that you can “see” much, much more with graph discovery. For         Read More…

Utility Companies Get Energized with Integrated Data

Posted on: July 22nd, 2015 by Guest Author No Comments

 

by Brian Jore Utility companies face an increasingly complex matrix of challenges in their quest to generate and deliver power efficiently. Traditional concerns such as reducing operating costs, ensuring reliability and meeting regulatory requirements are layered with myriad new demands in an ever-changing landscape. While automation has vastly streamlined data collection processes, utility operations and         Read More…

3 Tips for Big Data Success

Posted on: July 20th, 2015 by Carly Schramm No Comments

 

Leveraging big data requires a plan—one that provides a common language that gives everyone from senior executives to data scientists a vehicle to determine where and how to start. Moreover, a successful strategy should highlight the critical decisions or trade-offs a company must make and also define key initiatives, such as emphasizing higher margins or         Read More…

Spark Innovation With Teradata QueryGrid

Posted on: July 15th, 2015 by Guest Author No Comments

 

by Richard Hackathorn  These are confusing times for IT management. Accepted practices and established technologies seem limited or even irrelevant in light of today’s opportunities and challenges with incorporating big data and advanced analytics into enterprise systems. To understand these issues, Bolder Technology, Inc., conducted a study entitled “Analytics in Action with Teradata® QueryGrid™” that         Read More…

 

It is no longer just wishful thinking: You can now get the fastest query performance possible at a fraction of the cost of an in-memory database, while not being confined by capacity limitations. Teradata® Database 14.10 and later versions offer Teradata Intelligent Memory, which automatically and transparently keeps the hottest—or most frequently accessed—data in memory         Read More…

Near Real-Time SAP® Analytics is Here

Posted on: July 8th, 2015 by Guest Author No Comments

 

by Matt Hausmann and Cynthia McShea As data volumes increase and more transactional sources become available, it is increasingly difficult, yet at the same time paramount, to quickly integrate and analyze information in near real time to facilitate business decisions. SAP® is a popular enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. However, it is also highly complex         Read More…

 

True or false: Apache™ Hadoop® and the data warehouse should be separate silos. Hadoop should be a layer that feeds the data warehouse. Hadoop can replace the data warehouse. If you answered false for all three statements, you are correct! In fact, Hadoop and the data warehouse should not compete against each other; they should         Read More…

Could the Wrong Choice Put Your Job at Risk?

Posted on: July 1st, 2015 by Guest Author No Comments

 

by Dan Simerlink When evaluating software solutions, businesses need to determine if they should build or customize their own software, or buy from a vendor. Making the correct choice will deliver a strong ROI, enable a competitive advantage and earn accolades for the decision maker. However, the wrong selection can be costly for the business—and         Read More…

Overcome 4 Common Analytics Challenges

Posted on: June 29th, 2015 by Brett Martin No Comments

 

Getting maximum value from data is often easier said than done. Now that big data analytics is a necessity to grow business and revenue, you could be facing four formidable analytics challenges: Meeting expanding user needs Growing volumes of data Increasing demands on IT Integrating technologies One way to conquer these persistent problems is to         Read More…