Monday, April 19, 2021

Drew Robb

Drew Robb has been a full-time professional writer and editor for more than twenty years. He currently works freelance for a number of IT publications, including eSecurity Planet and CIO Insight. He is also the editor-in-chief of an international engineering magazine.

Top Big Data Certifications to Advance Your Career in 2021

The term Big Data reflects a very real growing trend. By 2020, every human will be generating 1.7 MB per second. That will add up to 44...

Key Hybrid Cloud Trends

With so many organizations operating in hybrid cloud environments, there now exists many lessons learned that can be of material assistance to those about to embark on...

Data Warehouse: Key Tool for Big Data

Also see: Top 15 Data Warehouse Tools Just as a warehouse is a large building for the storage of goods, a data warehouses is a repository where large...

Top Ten Cloud Storage Trends

Download the authoritative guide: Cloud Computing 2018: Using the Cloud to Transform Your Business It’s fair to say that the cloud computing has survived its own hype. There...

Semi-Structured Data

Semi-structured data is one of many different types of data. From a data classification perspective, it’s one of three: structured data, unstructured data and semi-structured data. Structured...

Data Protection Complexity Grows Exponentially

Once upon a time we lived in simpler data protection times. You popped in a backup tape, made a few mouse clicks and you were done. You...

Tape Archiving Sees Upturn, Helped by Big Data

Rumors of the demise of tape-based archiving have been greatly exaggerated. What's fueling the renaissance in tape?  The common belief is that tape is fading away gradually....

Cloud Computing CRM Buying Guide: Top Players

The cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) sector features sharp competition from all the big names -- SAP, Microsoft, Salesforce, Oracle and many others. We overview their contrasting...

Buyer’s Guide: Microsoft ERP Systems

The sheer range of Microsoft ERP offerings might be confusing for some enterprise IT managers. It comprises Dynamics GP, Dynamics SL, Dynamics NAV and Dynamics AX. What's...

Server Virtualization Tips for Small Firms

While server virtualization has been largely adopted by large enterprises, adoption is now rapidly expanding among smaller businesses. Tech reporter Drew Robb details facts to consider as...

Deduplication: 8 Top Product Picks

Depuplication has come a long way in the last few years, with all the big vendors (and the not so big, too) now offering a deduplication solution....

Are ERP Apps Too Hard to Implement?

Enterprise resource planning software can give businesses a major competitive advantage -- that is, if a firm's staffers can successfully deploy and implement the application. Vendors have...

Latest Articles

IT Planning During a Crisis

Without a doubt, 2020 changed everything. I like to compare it to a science fiction movie where time travel is involved. Clearly, we have...

Best Data Quality Tools &...

Data quality is a critical issue in today’s data centers. The complexity of the Cloud continues to grow, leading to an increasing need for...

NVIDIA’s New Grace ARM/GPU Solution...

This week is NVIDIA’s GTC, or GPU Technology Conference, and they likely should have changed the name to ATC because this year – it...

What is Data Segmentation?

Definition of Data Segmentation Data segmentation is the process of grouping your data into at least two subsets, although more separations may be necessary on...