Data architect: When data wears out Its welcome
Are cold data records gumming up the performance of your servers?
From the developerWorks archives
Date archived: January 10, 2017 | First published: April 30, 2010
Is cold data gumming up your systems? Robert Catterall sheds light on the cost of managing and maintaining large amounts of little-used data and how you can figure out what doesn't belong in your operational databases and implement a process that will move those records to a safe, secure, economical data archive.
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