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Datadog Database Monitoring extends to SQL Server and Azure database platforms
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Datadog Database Monitoring extends to SQL Server and Azure database platforms

The tool offers increased visibility into query-level metrics and detailed explanation plans
17 Aug 2022
Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure
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Oracle and Microsoft announce Oracle Database Service for Azure

Azure users can now easily provision, access, and monitor enterprise-grade Oracle Database services in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
21 Jul 2022
Your key to digital differentiation and competence
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Whitepaper

Your key to digital differentiation and competence

Database services fit for app modernisation, cloud-native innovation, and data-driven strategies
13 Jul 2022
Modernise your legacy databases in the cloud
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Whitepaper

Modernise your legacy databases in the cloud

An introduction to cloud databases
10 Jun 2022
What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?
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What is Azure Database for PostgreSQL?

We look at Microsoft's cloud implementation of the open source database
27 May 2022
What is SQL?
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SQL

What is SQL?

This guide should help you understand the programming language that defined the database query
20 May 2022
Elastic expands cloud collaboration with AWS
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Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Elastic expands cloud collaboration with AWS

Partnership aims to ease migration to Elastic Cloud on AWS, as well as simplify onboarding and drive go-to-market initiatives
20 May 2022
Automating the modern data warehouse
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Whitepaper

Automating the modern data warehouse

Freedom from constraints on your data
21 Mar 2022
Oracle’s modern data platform strategy
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Whitepaper

Oracle’s modern data platform strategy

Freedom from manual data management
16 Mar 2022
Oracle autonomous database for dummies
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Whitepaper

Oracle autonomous database for dummies

Freedom from mundane, manual database management
16 Mar 2022
Oracle analytics for dummies
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Whitepaper

Oracle analytics for dummies

Freedom from data overload
16 Mar 2022
Microsoft releases Defender for Azure Cosmos DB in preview
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Microsoft releases Defender for Azure Cosmos DB in preview

The database protection service is exclusive to Microsoft Defender for Cloud users
3 Mar 2022
Manage the multiple database journey
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Whitepaper

Manage the multiple database journey

Ensuring efficient and effective operations across multiple databases
7 Feb 2022
Freedom from manual data management
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Whitepaper

Freedom from manual data management

Build a data-driven future with Oracle
8 Dec 2021
Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases
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Re:Invent 2021: AWS offers three new capabilities for enterprise databases

New features enable scalable, cost-effective data management
2 Dec 2021
How to improve database costs, performance and value
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How to improve database costs, performance and value

We look at some top tips to get more out of your databases
12 Nov 2021
Best practices for running Microsoft SQL Server on AWS
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Best practices for running Microsoft SQL Server on AWS

Optimise performance for your SQL Server
18 Oct 2021
Microsoft Azure flaw exposed 'thousands' of customer databases
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Microsoft Azure flaw exposed 'thousands' of customer databases

Security research Wiz describes Cosmos flaw as "the worst cloud vulnerability you can imagine"
27 Aug 2021
Best data modelling tools
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Best data modelling tools

Data should inform your every decision, but first you need to work out how
9 Jul 2021
How to build a basic web app in Flask
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How to build a basic web app in Flask

Using a Python micro-framework to read records from a Postgres database
11 Jun 2021
Getting started with Postgres
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Getting started with Postgres

Here’s how to set up one of the most popular open source databases around
4 Jun 2021
Google Cloud launches trio of new database services
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big data analytics

Google Cloud launches trio of new database services

Tech giant reveals Dataplex, Datastream and an Analytics Hub that can replicate data streams into BigQuery
26 May 2021
UK gov urged to replace "inflexible" police records system
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UK gov urged to replace "inflexible" police records system

Independent inquiry has given the Home Office eight weeks to come up with a plan to update the 47-year-old Police National Computer
26 May 2021