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Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday is a marketing event created to promote online sales. The day falls on the Monday after Black Friday, which directly follows American Thanksgiving Day. More

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“A business may have all the servers it needs to host its e-commerce website on an average day but on Cyber Monday the company may expect 10 times the normal amount of traffic.” – Chris Moyer

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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?
    a. Cassandra
    b. Medea
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    Helion

    Helion is the new brand name for Hewlett-Packard's open source cloud computing products and services.

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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...