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By | December 14th, 2017

Data lakes have many advantages for companies with a wealth of structured and unstructured data – much of which may not need to be accessed immediately, but will be important for future analytics. This data needs to be stored and managed, but accessible – ideally in an affordable manner.

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By | December 12th, 2017

Here’s a look at why using custom database monitoring scripts is so ill-advised–and why you should take advantage of automated monitoring tools instead.

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By | December 07th, 2017

It’s inevitable that DBAs will change jobs during the course of their careers. Craig Mullins outlines questions to ask a potential employer.

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By | December 06th, 2017

Cloud computing and IoT are two of the hottest trends out there and how they relate to our work at KScope 2017.

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By | December 05th, 2017

Modern businesses can no longer rely on a “set it and forget it” approach. Application modernization is key to continuous improvement.

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By | November 30th, 2017

In Oracle BI 12c version 12.2.1.2.0 you may notice an error when trying to export to Excel using the Export Link at the bottom of a report on a dashboard.

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By | November 29th, 2017

This article will look at some of the ways that DBAs are leveraging automation to reduce errors, identify issues faster and improve their own efficiency.

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By | November 28th, 2017

Cloud business intelligence is the trend. Here’s a look at five of the top financial and strategic reasons why cloud analytics should make sense for your business.

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By | November 22nd, 2017

CASE statements are very powerful and you should use them when you can to create elegant and optimal SQL in your DB2 applications.

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By | November 21st, 2017

The Oracle cloud is an excellent opportunity for companies to achieve high performance, scalability and agility at costs lower than on-premises solutions.

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