McAfee to buy database security vendor Sentrigo

McAfee to buy database security vendor Sentrigo

Intel subsidiary McAfee has agreed to buy database security vendor Sentrigo for an undisclosed sum.The proposed acquisition would add to...

March 23rd, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan

Ingres rolls out three new cloud database offerings

Ingres rolls out three new cloud database offerings

Database vendor Ingres is targeting public and private clouds, announcing on Wednesday three managed services for application development, storage and...

March 9th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

IBM shoots verbal arrows at Oracle in middleware spat

IBM shoots verbal arrows at Oracle in middleware spat

IBM is returning fire to Oracle in an increasingly heated battle over who has the faster stack of middleware.Big Blue...

March 4th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

Database gurus tackle cloud computing challenges

Database gurus tackle cloud computing challenges

The challenges cloud computing presents to database technology came into focus Friday during the New England Database Summit at the...

February 16th, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

Amazon to offer Oracle’s database in the cloud

Amazon to offer Oracle’s database in the cloud

Oracle's database will be available in the second quarter as part of Amazon Web Services' Relational Database Service, the companies...

February 1st, 2011 Chris Kanaracus

Microsoft, HP selling $2M data warehouse appliance

Microsoft, HP selling $2M data warehouse appliance

Microsoft and HP are teaming up to deliver a $2 million data warehouse appliance and four other hardware/software products in...

January 19th, 2011 Jon Brodkin

Oracle adds more products, patches fewer database flaws

Oracle adds more products, patches fewer database flaws

Oracle Corp.'s ability to address vulnerabilities in its core database technologies may be hampered by the vast number of products...

January 19th, 2011 Jaikumar Vijayan

New Cassandra DB packs two billion columns in one row

New Cassandra DB packs two billion columns in one row

The cadre of volunteer developers behind the Cassandra distributed database have released the latest version of their open source software,...

January 14th, 2011 joab jackson

Database admins: Prepare to move to the cloud

Database admins: Prepare to move to the cloud

Cloud computing is set to transform the use of databases within enterprises. According to a Database Trends Survey, more than...

December 14th, 2010 Maxwell Cooter