Recently I was asked what the difference was between Azure SQL Database (SQLDB) and Azure SQL Data Warehouse. (SQLDW) If you connect to them both via Management Studio there doesn't seem to be much difference, but the real answer is 'a lot'.
1. New technology This does not mean implement every possible new feature or design methodology, but that enough knowledge is gained so that the most appropriate decisions are taken when building the foundation of a solution. Existing functionality may already be offered as part of a 3rd party..
Any organization with a significant online operation, whether a customer collection platform or consumer banking portal, needs to remain aware of the constantly shifting security environment. Not only do they have to defend against data breaches and cyber-attacks, which can affect even the..
Data and digital privacy laws don’t change very often but the online world has evolved a lot since the Data Protection Act of 1998. As such, an overhaul of the EU laws have been long overdue and new regulation is arriving in the form of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Companies that are built on their technology platforms, whether online gaming giant or fintech startup, need to have confidence that they can keep things running at speed, all the time. Sites and apps that run slow, or don’t run at all, lose the edge over competitors and our customers tell us this..
Technological innovation is increasing the pace of change within the finance industry and competition is steep, with new companies entering the marketplace all the time. Organisations are also seeing the benefits of taking a whole new approach to data – the story below from Dutch bank ING..
November has been a busy month for security updates in the world of IT with a rise in concern over privacy and how new laws being passed will shape the near future.