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  • Big Data Application Framework Gets Update, SQL Interface

    Open source big data application platform specialist Concurrent has released a new version of the Cascading application framework and simultaneously released Cascading Lingual 1.0, an ANSI SQL interface for Hadoop.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud19 Nov. 13 15:38
  • Facebook Releases Query Engine to Open Source Community

    Facebook has released Presto -- a distributed SQL query engine optimized for running ad-hoc interactive queries on data sources up to petabytes in size -- to the open source community under the Apache license. It says Presto is 10x better than Hive.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud06 Nov. 13 19:10
  • Transaction transformation

    Like many banks in Australia, ME Bank is undertaking a technology transformation designed to lower costs and improve customer services. In this case however it doesn’t have bricks and mortar branches to worry about.

    Written by Hamish Barwick17 May 13 09:26
  • Indian vs American programmers

    If there were ever an IT Olympics, in which software developers could compete to solve programming problems, the event would likely take place on Gild, an online career development community where IT professionals from around the world do just that.

    Written by Meridith Levinson07 July 11 07:23

Whitepapers about SQL

  • Optimizing Database Storage Performance for Dummies

    Improving database performance is top of mind for many IT professionals. Their production databases in many ways are the lifeblood of the organization, supporting the transactions, applications, operations, business intelligence, and analytics that make the business work. This book examines the market trends that are driving the ever demanding business requirement for better database performance, technical factors that affect database performance tuning, different SQL Server and Oracle Database design considerations, how database storage technologies and innovations can help drive business value, and key performance optimization capabilities to look for in a storage solution.

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