November 27, 2018

IBM Cloud Hyper Protect DBaaS Delivers Complete Data Confidentiality

IBM Cloud Hyper Protect DBaaS is the next evolution of databases in a scalable and security-rich cloud environment. It allows you to retain your data in a fully-encrypted database without the need for specialized skills.

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August 16, 2018

Hyper Protect DBaaS – PostgreSQL Now Available

As of August 8, 2018, IBM Hyper Protect DBaaS Experimental has a new addition to the databases it can support—PostgreSQL.

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June 28, 2018

DBaaS + Security @ MongoDB World

How important are automation and security for your enterprise data?

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September 5, 2017

Compose Enterprise: choosing the right database for the job

Developers want to spend their time building great solutions, not managing infrastructure. Unfortunately, when companies host their own database solutions, concerns about performance, tuning and security often fall to developers, which means they must spend more time monitoring their data layer and less time writing code. That’s why we developed Compose Enterprise, which provides businesses with a suite of fully managed Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS). Every database is version controlled, patched regularly and maintained by a team of engineers, so developers can skip the admin tasks and work on building performant apps.

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August 24, 2017

Scale databases on-demand with Db2 on Cloud

IBM Db2 on Cloud (formerly dashDB for Transactions) has released a scalable plan that allows customers to scale RAM/CPU and disk independently.

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July 19, 2016

DBaaS Report: How managed services are transforming database administration

The main benefit of DBaaS is the time it saves developers, which can be reinvested back into core business areas like building new apps and adding features. In this report, DBaaS users reveal why they prefer a managed database service and how it has reduced their workload.

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July 27, 2015

dashDB brings MPP Scale to IBM’s BLU Acceleration

dashDB recently added MPP scale out capabilities, which means that it is no longer constrained by single server capacity and can provide truly massive warehousing capacity through clustering. It also delivers the promised “BLU Acceleration” at MPP scale because it is built on top of IBM’s BLU Acceleration in-memory column store technology, actually extending its BLU technology into a true MPP column store.

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May 13, 2015

Webinar: 451 Research Looks at Cloud Data Warehousing

Are you able to deliver the value from your data that your business expects? Today, there is a growing information bottleneck in IT, as organizations want more speed, flexibility and ease of use, while at the same time data is growing and straining legacy solutions. For database administrators, developers and data scientists alike, these challenges are highly visible – but the threat to ease of use, speed and self-service extends to end users, as well. This Thursday, 451 Research analyst Jason Stamper is joining Larry Weber of IBM Cloud Data Services in a live webcast, to take a deeper look at the challenges facing data storage and analytics today. They will also explore the emerging solutions that can tackle those challenges – including those that leverage cloud computing’s scale, elasticity and agility to amplify the power of traditional data warehousing. More...

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December 8, 2014

Top 7 Resources to Get the Most Out of Cloudant and Bluemix

This post compiles five of the most helpful resources I have come across. Why five? Well, I want to keep it relatively pointed and easy (for both of us)! Bluemix and Cloudant are continually evolving so inherently resources and articles become dated and new timely and exciting materials will come out for you to enjoy. I plan to update this post as new, more pertinent resources become available. I’ll archive some of the trusty standbys as new content comes available.

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