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AAA is Not Enough Security in the Big Data Era

by Merv Adrian  |  January 13, 2014

Talk to security folks, especially network ones, and AAA will likely come up. It stands for authentication, authorization and accounting (sometimes audit). There are even protocols such as Radius (Remote...

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Hadoop and DI - A Platform Is Not A Solution

by Merv Adrian  |  February 10, 2013

"Hadoop people" and "RDBMS people" - including some DBAs who have contacted me recently -  clearly have different ideas about what Data Integration is. And both may  differ from what...

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Stack Up Hadoop to Find Its Place in Your Architecture

by Merv Adrian  |  January 30, 2013

2013 promises to be a banner year for Apache Hadoop, platform providers, related technologies - and analysts who try to sort it out. I've been wrestling with ways to make...

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2013 Data Resolution: Avoid Architectural Cul-de-Sacs

by Merv Adrian  |  December 27, 2012

I had an inquiry today from a client using packaged software for a business system that is built on a proprietary, non-relational datastore (in this case an object-oriented DBMS.) They have...

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Setting the Record Straight

by Andreas Bitterer  |  December 28, 2008

Caution: Long post, but lots to say... Not often, a vendor reacts with a blog posting to the publication of a Gartner document. Press releases, yes, and a lot, kinda...

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