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SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud)

SMAC (social, mobile, analytics and cloud) is the concept that four technologies are currently driving innovation in business. More

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“Social, mobile, analytics and cloud technologies (SMAC) are the front runners in disruptive technologies driving business innovation…” – Karl Flinders

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    What open source database system was inspired by the beautiful mystic seer in Greek mythology whose predictions for the future were never believed?
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Applying data quality rules is a job for users -- and data virtualization

Consultant David Loshin outlines a strategy for ensuring data is suitable to use: Make business units responsible for applying data quality policies and use data virtualization tools to help manage...