SAP HANA – The Journey from Platform to PaaS

In retrospect, SAP’s development of HANA demonstrated a level of foresight that helped position the company to lead and drive broader trends around in-memory computing, analytics, big data and other complementary technologies and services. None of this happened by accident but, instead, resulted from SAP’s substantial commitments of human and financial capital. At one level, these new solutions simply represent the company’s latest...

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In-Memory Computing Future Looks Bright(er)
May28

In-Memory Computing Future Looks Bright(er)

Much like Monty Python’s Black Knight and “It’s only a flesh wound”, ScaleOut Software is proclaiming Reports of Scale-Out’s Demise Are Greatly Exaggerated. The scaleout software vendor, which focuses on the in-memory data grid (IMDG) market, recently blogged that scale-out is an integral element of mission-critical deployments. “It’s not either-or — scale-out is here to stay. However, it’s absolutely true that maintaining...

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Spring Has Sprung: Most Significant Cloud, Informatica Intro
Mar05

Spring Has Sprung: Most Significant Cloud, Informatica Intro

If cloud is going to be the dominant IT trend for the immediate and foreseeable future – along with virtualization, mobility, software-defined-everything, Internet of Everything, Big Data, analytics, consumerization, Shadow IT, etc. – then integrating it with all the other pieces will be the dominant IT focus for the immediate and foreseeable future. That’s where Informatica Cloud Spring 2014, a “game-changing” cloud integration...

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