Meet the newest member of SAP’s Hana family: a data warehouse

SAP has already placed big bets on Hana, and now it’s adding more with a new data warehouse tailored specifically for the in-memory computing platform. Launched on Wednesday, SAP BW/4Hana promises to minimize data movement and duplication by enabling data to be analyzed wherever it resides, whether within or outside the enterprise. It can also… Continue reading Meet the newest member of SAP’s Hana family: a data warehouse

Say hello to old friend Dell Technologies on Sept. 7

Dell will complete its acquisition of EMC on Sept. 7, ending nearly a year of approvals and decades of history for the two companies that will combine to become Dell Technologies. The mammoth deal was announced last October with an estimated value of $67 billion. The companies recently crossed their last regulatory hurdle when China’s… Continue reading Say hello to old friend Dell Technologies on Sept. 7

Get started in data science: 5 steps you can take online for free

Making a career change is never easy, but few things are more motivating than the prospect of a good salary and a dearth of competition. That’s a fair summary of the data science world today, as at least one well-publicized study has made clear, so why not investigate a little further? There’s been a flurry… Continue reading Get started in data science: 5 steps you can take online for free