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Valero Simplifies Backups with Bocada

As one of the nations top oil refining companies, Valero Energy Corp. is no stranger to acquisition fever. A Fortune 500 company with approximately 20,000 employees and expected revenues...

DBAs Reaction Mixed on Oracle9i Clustering

Oracle Corp. is touting real Application Clusters as one of the key enhancements in the companys 9i database software, which is being readied for release in the next few...

After Buyout, IBM Eyes Informix Customers

IBMs $1 billion acquisition last week of Informix Software—and its 100,000-customer base—will give IBM added ammunition in its war with database giant Oracle Corp.But the challenge facing IBM, of...

New Players, Wares Enter Storage Fray

Some of the storage industrys new kids on the block are building products on IP storage as well as NAS and SAN convergence, technologies that challenge more traditional storage...

BMC Software Suite Frees IT Managers

The storage management arena got a little more crowded this month as BMC Software Inc. announced a software suite that gives IT managers a broader view of how their...

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Snowflake vs. MongoDB: Data Management Comparison

Snowflake and MongoDB Atlas are database and data management platforms that are well-regarded in the industry and generally score well in analyst evaluations. They...

Uniphore buys Red Box to Extend Its Conversational AI Platform

This week, Uniphore, a startup backed by former executive chairman and CEO of Cisco John Chambers, announced it has acquired U.K.-based voice, screen, and...

DataRobot CTO Michael Schmidt on Democratizing AI

I spoke with Michael Schmidt, CTO of DataRobot, about new developments that are supporting greater success for AI in the enterprise. Among the topics we...

SAS’s Katy Salamati on Data and Intelligent Decisioning

I spoke with Katy Salamati, Sr. Manager, Advanced Analytics Lifecycle at SAS, about how intelligent decisioning uses data to create competitive advantage. Among the topics...

Arista CI Pipeline Modernizes Network Operations

Cloud computing has impacted almost every part of the IT stack. Applications are built with composability in mind, compute has been disaggregated to improve...