Becoming Cloud Native: How Web Standards And Open-Source Software Are Revolutionizing Application Development

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What is an Enterprise Data Lake?

The rise of multi-cloud, data-first architectures and the broad portfolio of advanced data-driven applications that have arrived as a result rely on data lakes to store all the data. A data lake is an open source and industry standard repository for storing large amounts of data. Enterprise data lakes not only store data, they also provide enterprise grade services to collect, explore, manage, govern, prepare and build pipelines for enterprise data.

What is Cloud Data Management?

The rise of cloud native software and the broad portfolio of advanced data-driven applications that have arrived as a result require cloud data management systems to collect, organize, govern, and provide universal access to cloud resident data. Cloud data management architectures span private, multi-cloud, and hybrid cloud environments connecting data sourced not just from transaction systems, but from file servers, the internet or multi-clouds.

Top GDPR challenge: Do you know where your sensitive data is?

As companies worldwide scramble to meet new GDPR data privacy regulations, compliance with the Right to Erasure (Article 17) or more commonly known as The Right to be Forgotten has emerged as a top challenge. The problem sounds simple enough since the DELETE function is a standard feature on most any IT system, but how do you delete data if […]

Are you ready for GDPR?

Are you ready for GDPR? Enforcement of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on May 25, 2018, and most companies are now launching projects to establish enterprise data management (EDM) control processes. Failure to comply with the list of new rules regarding data security and privacy will be costly as GDPR imposes strict fines and penalties […]