BI technologies, BI management, BI data analytics, BI reporting tools
Database management systems (DBMS), Data warehousing best practices, Data architecture and data modeling concepts
Data quality tools, Data quality best practices, Data governance model
Enterprise data integration and enterprise application integration, SOA data services, ETL in data warehousing, Master data management (MDM), Customer data integration (CDI)
IBM India, Oracle India, Microsoft India
Indian IT spending is forecast to reach $73.3bn in 2015, up by 9.4% from $67.1bn in 2014
Business-to-business (B2B) suppliers are investing in technology to address changing buying habits in the consumer retail sector, as online business purchases surge.
CeBIT is making its debut in India this month in Bangalore
IBM is planning its first datacenter focused on providing cloud services to Indian organizations
Amazon Web Services (AWS) launched AWS Aurora – a MySQL-compatible database engine for its relational database service, billed by analysts as a “database game-changer” – at its re:Invent 2014 user conference.
Google has creates Hindi-language website to add 300 million Indian internet users by 2017
Detecting fake websites needs to be part of all companies' security strategies, according to security and domain name experts.
WordPress is the most attacked web application and websites that run the content management system (CMS) are attacked 24% more often than those using alternative systems.
The Bank of Maharashtra (BOM) is using software from FIS for a card management and card fraud and risk monitoring system as it modernizes its payments platform
Startup vendor Splice Machine has put SQL capabilities on top of Hadoop to create a hybrid database that it said can run both transaction processing and analytics applications.
Consultant Rick Sherman talks about the maturity of cloud-based data warehousing and big data management services, and predicts how extensively they'll be used in the future.
Data management product announcements by HP, SAP and NuoDB show greater support for SQL on Hadoop analytics, enhanced cloud deployment and mixed processing workloads.
Two new resources released over the past month reinforce the notion that companies are becoming more focused on getting real business value from their analytics initiatives.
Sports teams have been adopting analytics tools to improve in-game performance for years, but now some are also focusing on using data analysis to boost their business operations.
Predictive modeling is great for optimizing operations to the current business environment, but a Harvard professor says its value diminishes in the face of disruptive innovation.
CRM 2015 trends include a continued importance for customer data analytics, as well as customer engagement and experience.
Industry watchers say retailers need to exploit mobile devices and community forums to end the race to the bottom of deep discounting.
If your CRM system is just a place to house bad data, the information will undercut not only business decisions but also, use of the database.