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Solaris, SPARC in Crosshairs of Latest Oracle Cuts

The vendor reportedly is slashing another 2,500 jobs connected to businesses inherited from its 2010 acquisition of Sun Microsystems.
Oracle Cloud Strategy

Oracle Hiring 5,000 Cloud Professionals in the United States

This injection of talent will help Oracle sustain momentum in what it describes as “the world's fastest growing multi-billion dollar cloud business,” a company spokesman said.
Oracle Exadata

Oracle Releases Exadata Database for Bare-Metal Usage in Its Cloud

NEWS ANALYSIS: Oracle decouples Exadata database from proprietary chains and makes it available for bare-metal usage on the company's cloud infrastructure. This speaks well for Oracle's changing approach to open standards systems.

Oracle Churns Out a Flock of New Cloud Applications

The database, data center hardware and software-as-a-service giant released a bunch of new capabilities and enhancements to cloud apps in its Oracle Cloud Applications Release 13.

Delphix's New Data Management Platform Uses DataOps, Data Pods

Using Delphix’s new platform, structured production data need not be moved anywhere. Virtualized clones of databases of any size can be moved, analyzed, fixed, added to, subtracted from and patched, then slid easily into the production server.
Fast AI

How GPU-Accelerated Databases Are Helping Advance Cognitive Computing SLIDESHOW

Artificial intelligence is making its way out of the lab and into real-world applications, thanks to graphics processing units. Here's how GPUs are bringing huge performance improvements to AI models.
Oracle Cloud Strategy

Oracle Expands Cloud at Customer with PaaS, SaaS Services

Oracle’s purpose is pretty clear: Take advantage of the cloud and all its shortcuts, yet keep your company’s data locked up right at home where it belongs. But hardware investments are also in the mix.
SQL Server Release Candidate

Microsoft Delivers First SQL Server 2017 Release Candidate

Microsoft's issues the first release candidate for its new, Linux-friendly database for testing and evaluation.

Datical Brings DevOps to Database Deployment Monitoring

Datical DMC provides teams with visibility into the outcomes of all database deployments, detailing the scope of changes applied and identifying causes of failures, a process that can typically take days or weeks to complete.
Microsoft Cloud Data Center

AWS Introduces New Auto Scaling Feature for DynamoDB Cloud Database

The new auto scaling capability will help customers automate capacity management for their DynamoDB cloud database applications, company says.
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How to Know When It’s Time to Re-Architect a Data Management Platform SLIDESHOW

Deciding when it's time to re-architect a data management platform requires careful consideration of potential benefits in terms of increased customer satisfaction, revenue and overall company growth.

MarkLogic Adds Element-level Security to Its NoSQL Database

MarkLogic 9 is aimed at improving performance in three main focus areas: data integration from silos, data manageability and security. Sounds simple, but all of these things are hard to do well.

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