Data Warehouse and Big Data - Highlights from Oracle OpenWorld Day 5
Welcome to this online review of day five of Oracle OpenWorld 2012. Here are the latest press reports, blog posts, analyst reports and related activities covering the last day of this year's conference.
Thoughts on Larry Ellison’s Big Data Demo
Post on ITConvergence blog
Oracle founder and Chair Larry Ellison provided a Big Data demonstration the other day at Oracle OpenWorld. The results were impressive.
Lexis had a problem. It wanted to determine which Olympic athlete should it sponsor. A generation ago such decisions relied on a little bit of analysis and a lot of gut instinct.
But here in 2012 our social media-powered culture gives us hard data on which such multi-million dollar decisions can be based. The problem today, however, is that most companies have too much data – 5 million Tweets and 27 million other data points to be exact.
That’s where Ellison chose to show off Big Data, using it to sift through that data to find the ideal athlete to endorse Lexis. Ellison got everyone’s attention, but there’s a bigger story behind Oracle Big Data as we begin to investigate below…[Read more]
Oracle OpenWorld: NASA’s Vu Nguyen Talks Big Data and Mars Curiosity Project
Post on SiliconANGLE
The Mars Rover has been big news for several weeks, so it is no surprise that it continues to grab headlines even at Oracle OpenWorld this week. The Cube hosts John Furrier and Dave Vellante sat down with Vu Nguyen, Infrastructure Engineer at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) at the event. Nguyen revealed some details about NASA’s big data strategy…[Read more]
Additional dimensions of Big Data - discussion revived once more
Post on HadoopSphere blog
We have earlier as well heard of Big Data dimensions beyond the conventional 3 popularized by IBM and the akin: Volume, Variety and Velocity. The discussion is now revived once more after Mark Beyer, Gartner Research VP, addressed the gathering at Oracle Open World 2012 and brought his 12 dimensional framework for Big Data to the fore.
(Based on what has been heard, during the same session George Lumpkin, Vice President, Product Management also talked in grand Oracle fashion about Oracle’s In-Database Hadoop claims while the purists whispered their genuine queries on real time processing.…[Read more]
Big Data Performance Delivered : Oracle NoSQL Database on Cisco UCS
Simba Technologies Announces Availability of Simba MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP 4.0
Post on Simba.com
"Simba's support for the upcoming Oracle Database 12c release will enable the Oracle community to leverage performance gains and new functionality as they migrate their systems to Oracle's new version of the database," said Dan Vlamis, President of Vlamis Software Solutions and Director on the BIWA SIG Board.
"Likewise, Excel 2013 and Windows 8 support will ensure IT departments can embrace technology without fear of new versions and allow BI users to capitalize on new Microsoft features. There is great interest within the Oracle community to connect multiple front-ends to Oracle OLAP and Simba's MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP is the de facto solution for standards-based connectivity from such applications including Excel"…[Read more]
The COMPLETE guide for OpenWorld provides a comprehensive day-by-day list of all the most important sessions and hands-on labs for Oracle's data warehouse and big technologies: Oracle Database 12c Release 2, Oracle Cloud, engineered systems, partitioning, parallel execution, Oracle Optimizer, analytic SQL, analytic views, in-memory, spatial, graph, data mining, multitenant, Big Data SQL, NoSQL Database and industry data models.
The COMPLETEguide covers the following areas:
Key highlights from last year's conference
List of Data Warehouse and Big Data presentersDay-by-Day schedule for must-see sessions and labs
Details of this year's Appreciation Event
Links to DW and Big Data product web pages, blogs, social media sites
Information about our #oow16 smartphone app
Maps to help you find your way around Moscone
The Complete Guide to Data Warehousing and Big Data at OpenWorld is available in both Apple iBooks and PDF formats. The PDF format will work on any smartphone, tabl…
It’s almost time for OpenWorld. Only three weeks to go! With so much to see and learn at Oracle OpenWorld we are doing our best to make sure that everyone get the most from this year’s conference. Therefore, to help you get prepared and organized we have created a series of online calendars which list all the must-see data warehousing and big data sessions, labs and key events.
Just look at the agenda below - we have packed this year’s schedule with the very best must-see sessions and must-attend labs by Oracle product managers and key customers.
The above agenda is built using Google Calendar and is available for use with other calendar applications that allow you to subscribe to online calendars. To make the process as easy as possible we have created a range of calendars mapped to specific areas of interest such as: cloud, data warehousing, analytics, big data and unstructured data. The following links can be used to access our OpenWorld calendars via your own calendar applicatio…
Attend my top must-attend sessions and hands-on labs for Thursday. You can add them to your personal agenda with there "My Schedule” schedule feature on the OpenWorld content catalog. Enjoy #oow16, today is the last day and it's going to be awesome.
Data WarehousingAnalyticsUnstructured DataBig Data 8:00AM - 9:00AMLAB: Use Oracle Big Data SQL to Analyze Data Across Oracle Database, Hadoop, and NoSQLHotel Nikko—Bay View (25th Floor) Martin Gubar, Director of Product Management, Oracle
Keith Laker, Senior Principal Product Managerm Oracle
Organizations are expanding their data management platform including data stores based on Hadoop technologies and NoSQL databases. These data sources may contain new types of data that were not previously captured in the data warehouse, provide historical data that must be retained for compliance, and more. Oracle Big Data SQL enables existing applications that query Oracle Database to analyze data from all these sources, utilizing Oracle's …