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Sybase Users, what are you waiting for?

Recent research commissioned by SAP among leading IT decision makers has confirmed what we all know to be true: firstly, the majority of organisations aren’t getting the most out of their data and secondly, data landscapes are so fragmented and complex that they limit...

itelligence and J2 work with Mizuho Bank to drive Risk Management

itelligence and J2 Consulting have been working with Japanese bank Mizuho to successfully re-platform its system running SAP® Adaptive Server® Enterprise (SAP ASE). The project has involved migrating from SAP ASE on Solaris to SAP ASE on Linux VMWare and upgrading to...

Unleash the power of Business Objects with SAP IQ

     Webinar - 26 April 2017 SAP IQ delivers incredible speed and power for extreme-scale enterprise data warehousing and real-time Big Data analytics. Yet many Business Objects customers are not aware that this market-leading columnar database is an integral...

Thinking outside of… the database

Data. No longer purely “transactional”,  modern businesses live or die by the availability of their data.  A drop in database performance matters. Hugely.  All the more so in complex, distributed environments where often the source of a problem can be frustratingly...

A stitch in time…

As any database manager or DBA will testify, the sentence “We need to do an upgrade” fills them with a sense of impending gloom. One DBA grumbled to me recently, “With major infrastructure changes you can’t win; migrations and upgrades are essential but no one cares...