Justin Vandegrift

Will Microsofts Orcas Make a Splash?

After experiencing Microsoft Visual Studio 2008, code-named Orcas, for the first time, I found myself asking, "Whats new?" For current users of the IDE, the answer initially will probably...

Eclipse Europa Needs Some Polishing

Eclipse Europa Needs SomePolishing">The Eclipse project has matured as a solid IDE, but the latest version—Europa Release 3.3—is a bit rough around the edges.By now, you have probably heard...

SlickEdit 2007 Offers Smooth Features, Few Wrinkles

Todays Integrated Development Environments have, over several generations, matured into robust tools with broad, tightly coupled, feature sets. Visual Studio, arguably the most popular of these, has bloated into...

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NCR’s Ismail Amla on Trends in Retail Data Management

I spoke with Ismail Amla, EVP of Professional Services at NCR, about the major changes in how retail data is handled; he also explained...

Understanding the Scale Limitations of Graph Databases

Graph databases and models have been around for well over a decade, and are among the most impactful technologies to emerge from the NoSQL...

Intel’s Sachin Katti on Cloud-to-Edge Technology

I spoke with Sachin Katti, Network and Edge Group CTO at Intel, about the relationship between cloud computing and edge computing, as both sectors...

Heroku vs. AWS: 2022 Cloud Platform Comparison

Today, choosing the right cloud provider – or group of cloud vendors – is critical. Yet performance and costs are merely starting points. Organizations...

How to Boost Data-Driven Collaboration

With rapid business expansion often comes data siloing, where one department doesn’t share its data with any of the others. While this may be...