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Google Cloud Spanner Enters With a Splash

by Donald Feinberg  |  February 27, 2017

This post was authored by Rick Greenwald, Merv Adrian and Donald Feinberg Last week, Google launched its internal Cloud Spanner DBMS into a public beta. Claiming to be both strongly consistent (like...

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Google Cloud Spanner Enters With a Splash

by Merv Adrian  |  February 24, 2017

This post was authored by Rick Greenwald, Merv Adrian and Donald Feinberg Last week, Google launched its internal Cloud Spanner DBMS into a public beta. Claiming to be both strongly consistent...

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Research Corner: New Oracle Related Research Publications

by Andrew White  |  February 22, 2017

Research Corner: Highlights new research that covers, relates to, or mentions Oracle. Michael Moran and Bill O'Kane just published the Critical Capabilities for Master Data Management Solutions. Continued digitization of...

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New Research: What to Consider Before Migrating to a New DBMS

by Andrew White  |  November 14, 2016

My colleague Rick Greenwald and friends just published What to Consider Before Migrating to a New DBMS. Alternative DBMS offerings and deployment models hold the promise of reduced operating and maintenance...

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Symposium Notes - Day Three Features Data Assembly

by Merv Adrian  |  October 24, 2016

With 24 meetings under my belt from the first two days at Orlando Symposium, Wednesday’s 13 (and a presentation) didn’t look quite as daunting. It began well, with enough time...

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Symposium Notes - Day Two Jumps in the (Data) Lake

by Merv Adrian  |  October 19, 2016

My second day of Symposium 1:1 meetings continued the "security of big data" theme (4 of the day's 15 conversations - usually, but not always, about HDFS-based data), with a...

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Symposium Notes - Day One Features Hadoop

by Merv Adrian  |  October 18, 2016

Gartner Symposium is always exciting, challenging and stimulating for analysts; we get to interact with many organizations in a brief time during 1on1 meetings scheduled based on our coverage. It offers...

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New Research: Cool Vendors in DBMS, 2016

by Andrew White  |  April 22, 2016

My colleague Adam Ronthal and others just publishes this note: Cool Vendors in DBMS, 2016. New uses for hardware acceleration, a desire for complete cloud-based data management solutions, and security...

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DBMS 2015 Numbers Paint a Picture of Slow but Steady Change

by Merv Adrian  |  April 12, 2016

Gartner recently published “Market Share: All Software Markets, Worldwide, 2015” (for clients) and the story the DBMS data tells continues themes we have been observing for some time in the...

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