database : a usually large collection of data organized especially for rapid search and retrieval (as by a computer) — Webster
Database is an organized collection of data, today typically in digital form. The data are typically organized to model relevant aspects of reality (for example, the availability of rooms in hotels), in a way that supports processes requiring this information (for example, finding a hotel with vacancies). — Wikipedia
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- Leveraging a Cloud-Native Solution to Ensure Data...on January 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm
For many of today's top enterprises, the ability to get the most out of their data has become a top priority. Turning data into insights, though, is easier said than done. Organizations need a data intelligence engine that will harness the power of their data, ensure it can be trusted, and empower their data consumers with the right data at the right time.
- Firebolt Announces $100 Million Series C Round...on January 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Firebolt, the cloud data warehouse for builders of next-gen analytics experiences, has announced a $100 million Series C funding round, reaching a $1.4 billion valuation. This latest round of funding brings its total investment to $269 million. The new funding will enable Firebolt to capitalize on the demand from tech companies to build analytics-enabled products.
- Micro Focus Introduces Secure Cloud Platform for...on January 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Micro Focus?has announced plans to build a secure and compliant government cloud for U.S. Government customers. According to Micro Focus, as the federal government accelerates digital transformation and smart adoption of highly secure cloud platforms to help protect mission-critical information, this effort will allow for them to leverage Micro Focus' IT capabilities to compose service offerings for advanced cases in IT Operations Management and DevSecOps.
- Aerospike Announces Aerospike Kubernetes Operator...on January 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Aerospike has announced the availability of Aerospike Kubernetes Operator 2.0. According to Aerospike, the Operator provides a solid base for automation when deploying and managing the Aerospike database on Kubernetes platforms, both in the public cloud (AKS, EKS, and GKE) and on-prem.
- Data?s New Paradigmon January 27, 2022 at 1:00 pm
Today, businesses want data to help them get deep, dynamic, and even real-time insights into their customers, markets, and supply chains, often via machine learning models. They want to make better predictions both of day-to-day realities and longer-term trends. They want data to help them create better, unique experiences for their customers. And they need fast access to data to support the rapid innovation that will let them thrive in the new hyper-competitive environment. Businesses can no […]
- Become More Efficient at Writing TSQL by Creating...by Gregory Larsen on June 30, 2021 at 5:00 pm
A TSQL code snippet is a set of code that performs a task that can easily be placed in your TSQL code using SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). Snippets are a great way to jump start creating a fragment of TSQL code for common types tasks, like creating a table, a stored procedure, a trigger, The post Become More Efficient at Writing TSQL by Creating Code Snippets appeared first on Database Journal.
- What Is a TSQL Code Snippet, How Would You It,...by Gregory Larsen on June 29, 2021 at 5:00 pm
A TSQL code snippet is a fragment of code that can easily be placed in your TSQL script using SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). Snippets of code often contain some text that you need to modify to work for your purpose. The insert process makes it easy to identify and modify the text of that The post What Is a TSQL Code Snippet, How Would You It, and Why? appeared first on Database Journal.
- Ten Favorite Keyboard Shortcuts in SQL Server...by Gregory Larsen on June 28, 2021 at 8:00 pm
If SQL Server Management Studio is your primary tool for writing your TSQL, then you need to learn keyboard shortcuts to be more efficient. Keyboard shortcuts are a combination of one or more keys that when entered together perform some task, that would normally take a mouse click, or multiple commands to accomplish. There The post Ten Favorite Keyboard Shortcuts in SQL Server Management Studio appeared first on Database Journal.
- Discarding Results of a Query Execution in SQL...by Gregory Larsen on June 28, 2021 at 4:00 pm
Have you ever been testing a query in SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) and you really didn’t want to see all the rows of output coming back in the result window? Well, if you have then there is a way to turn off those distracting results when you run your query. You might ask why The post Discarding Results of a Query Execution in SQL Server Management Studio appeared first on Database Journal.
- Delaying Standby Database Recoveryby David Fitzjarrell on June 10, 2021 at 7:00 pm
Standby databases have been both bane and boon to DBAs. The boon is the ability to quickly recover from a Primary database failure by failing over to the Standby essentially allowing the business to “pick up where they left off” when the unthinkable happens. The bane, many times, is errant transactions which compromise the production The post Delaying Standby Database Recovery appeared first on Database Journal.
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