Why Data Virtualization is the Best Accessory for the Smoothest Data-Driven Journey
We have a certain level of expectation when it comes to driving; we expect the ride to be smooth and comfortable, with the car gliding over road surface irregularities with ease. This is owing to the active suspensions, which controls…Read More
Window Shopping for “Business Ready” Data in an Enterprise Data Marketplace
In many businesses today, data complexity is already a challenge with more and more data stores both on-premises and in the cloud as well as thousands of possible data sources. The days of just having a data warehouse and some…Read More
The Data Landscape is Fragmented, But Your (Logical) Data Warehouse Doesn’t Have to Be
The current data landscape is fragmented, not just in location but also in terms of shape and processing paradigms: data lakes, IoT architectures, noSQL and graph data stores, SaaS vendors, etc. are found coexisting with relational databases to fuel the…Read More
Autism in the Age of Artificial Intelligence – How Could This Technology Be Used for Social Good?
When we began consolidating our technology and AI predictions for 2019, what stood out to me were the ways in which artificial intelligence can be used for social good in 2019 and beyond. In 2018 the CDC determined that approximately…Read More
Outpace Your Competition with the Most Agile Data Management System
Professional cyclists need to combine training, tactics, and aerodynamic gear to cross the finish line first. The same applies when you consider your data-driven business, only the most agile data management system will see your organization ride to victory. New…Read More
Comparing ETL with Data Virtualization Makes No Sense
Some still think it makes sense to compare ETL tools with data virtualization servers. Let me be clear, it really doesn’t. Unquestionably, both tool categories belong to the class of data integration tools, like data replication tools, data wrangling tools,…Read More
Is Data Virtualization the Rosetta Stone for Data Representation?
A deliberately rhetorical question, given that my position in this regard is that of a firm and convinced yes, recognizing in data virtualization the ideal place to realize the syntactic transformation, semantically invariant, which allows sharing and disseminating the company’s…Read More
More Structured or Less, Data Virtualization Delivers
Alice Well’s early successes as CIO at Advanced Banking Corporation (ABC) in solving the old problem of getting real-time data (Gaining Real Time Insight) to the call center and the newer opportunity presented by the data lake (A Warehouse in…Read More