Access to and analysis of complete, high-quality actionable information is
the key to effective business decisions making.
Data virtualization enables IT to provide business with the information it
needs with greater agility and lower costs than traditional data integration
approaches and technologies. As a result, business units in every
industry are pushing on IT to adopt data virtualization.
How does data virtualization apply to your organization? How will you meet
your industry-specific data virtualization needs? Will your data
virtualization investments pay off?
Data Virtualization Adoption Strategies
In What Is Your Strategy for Data Virtualization?, five data integration
challenges that data virtualization was capable of solving were identified.
Understanding these challenges and solutions can help guide an enterprise's
data virtualization adoption strategy ... (more)
Big Data! Yes it's BIG!
The volume is BIG! The variety is BIG! The velocity is BIG!
And hopefully the business value is BIG!
New Opportunities Bring New Ways to Leverage Proven Technology
There is no shortage of media articles, analyst reports, tradeshows, blogs
and other source of Big Data technology insight and advice.
But it strikes me that in our search to be on the leading edge, we may be
overlooking some great existing technology.
In fact, some technology, for example data virtualization, is even more
useful in a Big Data world.
What Is Data Virtualization?
Data virtualiz... (more)
Want to Learn About Data Virtualization?
Is your organization considering adding data virtualization to your data
integration, SOA, and cloud technology stack?
Or have you already started your data virtualization adoption journey?
Either way, Data Virtualization Day 2011 is the place to go for the latest
Data Virtualization trends and insights.
Data Virtualization in the Big Apple!
The second annual Data Virtualization Day is October 13 in New York City.
The world's largest gathering of data virtualization experts and implementers
is expected to draw over 150 attendees.
"Going Beyon... (more)
Enterprise adoption of data virtualization has accelerated along with a
growing need for greater business agility.
The close relationship of business agility and data virtualization was
described in my recent Virtualization Magazine article, The Agile Business -
Why Data Virtualization Is Needed.
It can also be observed across hundreds of organizations and is clearly
evident in the ten case studies described in the recently published Data
Virtualization: Going Beyond Traditional Data Integration to Achieve Business
Three Elements of Business Agility
In their quest to b... (more)
Data Virtualization: Going Beyond Traditional Data Integration to Achieve
Business Agility is the first book published on the topic of data
virtualization. Along with an overview of data virtualization and its
advantages, it presents ten case studies of organizations that have adopted
data virtualization to significantly improve business decision making,
decrease time-to-solution and reduce costs. This article describes data
virtualization adoption at one of the enterprises profiled, Pfizer Inc.
Pfizer Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company that develops, manu... (more)