Twitter switches from MySQL to ‘NoSQL’ database

Twitter switches from MySQL to ‘NoSQL’ database

Ryan King, an engineer at Twitter, today told the blog MyNoSQL that the social networking company plans to move from...

February 23rd, 2010 Eric Lai

No to SQL? Anti-database movement gains steam

No to SQL? Anti-database movement gains steam

 The meet-up in San Francisco last month had a whiff of revolution about it, like a latter-day techie version of...

July 8th, 2009 Eric Lai

SAP plan for hosted suite draws cheer from SaaS vendors

SAP plan for hosted suite draws cheer from SaaS vendors

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESAP AG's revelation that it plans to launch a hosted suite of midmarket applications has drawn a...

January 28th, 2007 China Martens

IBM India integrates seperate data repositories

IBM India integrates seperate data repositories

IBM Corp.'s India Research Laboratory has developed technology for retrieval and integration of information from both structured and unstructured data....

December 5th, 2006 John Ribeiro

IBM aims to ease pain of data-intensive tasks

IBM aims to ease pain of data-intensive tasks

IBM Corp. used its inaugural Information on Demand conference in Anaheim last month to launch its data integration technology, formerly...

November 9th, 2006 China Martens-Patrick Thibodeau and Jeff Jedras

Databases are making a comeback, says IDC

Databases are making a comeback, says IDC

After a period of stagnation, all signs point to a robust recovery of the relational database management systems (RDBMS) global...

March 9th, 2005 Ryan B. Patrick

CA offers US$1M to build Ingres migration tools

CA offers US$1M to build Ingres migration tools

Computer Associates International Inc. will turn to open-source software developers to help businesses migrate to its Ingres relational database software,...

August 3rd, 2004 Peter Sayer

XML storage has a niche

XML storage has a niche

Of all the XML-based technologies available to us, the one that may be considered the most revolutionary may also be...

July 21st, 2003 Robert Cooney

XML storage has a niche

XML storage has a niche

Talking ShopOf all the XML-based technologies available to us, the one that may be considered the most revolutionary may also...

July 11th, 2003 Robert Cooney