The demand for instant access to content and cloud services has ignited a data center evolution. And growth is expected to quadruple by 2023. How will DCI affect your business? This article introduces DCI and covers everything, including: Trends driving data center growth Technologies to resolve DCI challenges Applications and deployment scenarios Benefits of using […]
We’ve talked to 100’s of CDO’s, CIO’s, and chief data leaders and have heard there are three primary data bottlenecks that impede digital transformation: a lack of continuous intelligence, data silos between business and IT, and data that doesn’t help prioritize. This article explores the “flywheel effect”, and the ways CDO’s are playing a pitiful […]
Without an appropriate data strategy or advance planning, data lakes can quickly become unmanageable, particularly as businesses evolve and capture larger volumes of data. Now you’re a step closer to building a higher quality, well-structured data lake that’s fit for the future. In this article, we’ll explore how to prevent your data lake from becoming […]
Data is private, but data centers are often shared. That’s the issue colocation security methods must contend with, now and in the future. Enterprises may want to move to the cloud, but they still hold plenty of IT resources. To make this easier to handle, they are often moving them to colocation spaces. A 2017 […]
Despite the predictions, it seems that data centers aren’t yet ready to do without human kindness. Three years ago, we heard a lot about “lights-out” facilities. Data centers were going to become fully autonomous and run without intervention from people.
We live in interesting times, and that requires data centers to be designed with extra care, Sebastian Moss reports. In a year where arctic forests burn, cities experience their first major floods, and record hurricanes batter unprotected towns, belief in a stable world is perhaps a sign of an unstable mind. Our planet is becoming […]
What are you doing to improve your customer’s products usage experience? Data-enabled solutions enable software companies to deliver data-led customer-centric experiences, and gain operational scalability—providing application strategy and methodology is planned according to business needs. Read on this article to learn what place data applications have within the software development industry.
How does your organization’s current measurement of business metrics stack up against industry best practices? Data analytics leaders know that a cloud-based Data Analytics Platform (DAP) integrates various data sources into an enterprise-wide analytics system. This article outlines key tenants of a future-proofed data analytics platform illustrates how your business can adopt cloud technologies to […]
There are plenty of BI solutions on the market that will let you push a button and get an answer. But if you can’t explain how you got the answer, or what it means, it’s no good. Most self-service BI solutions can only display what has already happened. And most have a predefined path of […]
As far as big data is concerned, its impact on finance firms and Fintechs has been significant in the last couple of years. Studies show that without a shred of doubt. Whether it is online transactions, banking operations, dealing with loads of data, and making purchases using debit cards or credit cards, the finance companies […]
Full lifecycle API management entails not only technology solutions but also the data-driven processes and mindsets that those solutions enable. For enterprises to succeed, it’s essential to have visibility into every stage of the lifecycle—from the developer experiences to API performance to emerging business opportunities. Data plays a huge role in aligning business and IT […]
The Business Intelligence and Analytics Capabilities Report, written by the International Institute for Analytics and sponsored by SAS, examines the relationship between business intelligence (BI) and advanced analytics (AA) in large organisations. The report is based on a survey of midmarket and enterprise businesses about their current BI environments and AA capabilities, including analytics skills […]
The proliferation of data forces modern businesses to continually find new and more efficient ways to consolidate and transform various data sources to make more informed decisions and gain a competitive advantage. What are the best ways for businesses to consolidate all of their data? One answer: a data lake. This option can handle the […]
In a study done by SAS, more than 80% of interview subjects stated analytics has reached the boardroom in their organizations, while just 35% said analytics are deployed at an enterprise scale. The use of analytics continues to evolve: Most decision makers have bought into analytics at a strategic level and recognize that effective analytics […]
Take the following steps to enable mixed mode authentication on the SQL Server: Open SQL Server Management Studio Express. Choose Windows Authentication from the Authentication drop down list. Click Connect to open the Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio Express window. Right-click the SQL instance and choose Properties to open Server Properties window. Click Security on […]