Column Oriented Database – In a Nutshell

The database systems most of us are familiar with are row oriented. A row typically holds all the details associated with a particular entity...

5+ Free and Open Source In-Memory Databases

In-memory databases are characterised by speed and the ability to perform complex processing at very high volumes. They have become feasible because of the...

5+ Embeddable In Memory Databases

Embeddable In Memory Databases 2015 Embeddable in memory database are typically used in devices such as set top boxes, telecoms equipment and PC based applications....
IBM Machine Learning

8 Cloud Data Warehousing Solutions

Cloud Data Warehousing Solutions 2015 Cloud data warehousing solutions offers several potential advantages - the most important being resource elasticity. The demands made on a...

8 MySQL as a Service Platforms

A variety of MySQL as a service solutions exist - some are fully managed and others simply act as host infrastructure - with shades of...

10+ Free Document Database

Free and Open Source Document Database 2015 ArangoDB is a distributed free and open-source database with a flexible data model for documents, graphs, and key-values....

EXASOL First MPP Database in Azure

EXASOL's high performance in-memory analytic database is now available in Microsoft Azure, facilitating greater access to fast, flexible and cost-effective data analytics to help...

Actian – A Supplier Talks Sense!!

I've written elsewhere about the dangers of 'big data', but it is a rare event indeed for a technology vendor to talk some sense....

Actian Review

Actian knows a thing or two about big data, and for over thirty years has provided database management systems that consistently outperform most of...

20+ Free and Open Source Graph Database

Free and Open Source Graph Database 2015 Graph databases are primarily concerned with nodes and the connections between them (usually called edges). They tend to...