Data Management

The latest white papers, case studies and webcasts to help technology professionals ensure data is safe from risk and disaster with quality back-up, infrastructure and information management.

  • Podcasts // Jan 2014

    NetBackup 7.5 OpsCenter

    Symantec NetBackup OpsCenter provides a centralized console for operational monitoring and recording for visibility and control across the data protection environment, as well as the ability to use search and operational restore which can dramaticall.

    Provided By SYMA S.C.

  • Podcasts // Dec 2014

    Data Loss Prevention: Databases and Web Loss

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about data loss prevention and Web loss. In this podcast, speaker will cover topics like SQL Misuse, cross-site scripting, Web scanning, honeypots etc.

    Provided By SecurityTube.net

  • Podcasts // Dec 2014

    Identifying Web Attacks Via Data Analysis

    In this podcast, the speaker will look at detection of SQL injection using machine learning as well as profiling web traffic to find misbehaving hosts. The goal is to get beyond "Top N" types of analysis and begin using multiple features to guide the users towards interesting traffic.

    Provided By SecurityTube.net

  • Podcasts // Feb 2008

    Writing LINQ Queries with LINQPad

    In this podcast, the speaker explains the LINQPad querying tool that's sweeping the .NET world. This LINQPad supports everything in C# 3.0 and .NET Framework 3.5: LINQ to SQL, LINQ to Objects, LINQ to XML.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jan 2009

    Building RESTful Services with XQuery and XRX

    In this podcast, the speaker explores XRX and the use of XQuery to build RESTful services. Web services have, over the years, come to be associated with SOAP, WSDL and complex interactions. Recently, however, with advances in XML databases, the introduction of the XQuery language, the rise of XML Enabled...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Apr 2009

    LINQPad - New Features for Entity Framework

    In this podcast, the speaker will demonstrate some exciting new features that turn LINQPad into an essential tool for writing and performance-tuning Entity Framework queries. Features are: point LINQPad to an entity framework conceptual model in a few clicks, interactively execute LINQ queries against the model - with full auto-completion,...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Oct 2009

    Two Big Data Analysis Tricks for Everyone

    In this podcast, the speaker provides some useful tips for common data problems that everyone faces, including: how to enhance the users' career (and save the world) by applying the tools of data analysis to the users' problems, how to make messy data well-structured and squeaky clean, how to create...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    DRBD and MySQL - An HA Match Made In Heaven

    DRBD has grown in popularity as an excellent low-cost high availability solution for MySQL. It provides synchronous replication of the users' data without MySQL having to worry too much about the details. Combined with Linux Heartbeat, and the user have automatic failover as well.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // May 2010

    Nullology: The Zen of Database

    Nullology is the study of the empty set. Of course, sets crop up all over the place in the database world; but the question is - and it's a crucial one - what happens if the set under consideration happens to be empty? For example, a relation contains a set...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Aug 2010

    Programming Beyond Relational Features in SQL Server 2008

    In this podcast, the speaker covered FILESTREAM, and learns how database developers can now enjoy the native ability to store large binary objects in the file system with full transactional integrity. Also build several applications that integrate location-awareness by leveraging the new geospatial data types.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jul 2010

    MySQL Upgrades with No Downtime

    In this podcast, the speaker discusses a two-node MySQL multi-master replication setup. They will take the audience step-by-step through the process, and then uses MMM (MySQL Multi-master Manager) to manage & automate the process exposing a virtual IP address for their application to use. Then show how this architecture supports...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    Effective Data Destruction Practices

    In this podcast, the speaker detailed the specifics of the data storage technology changes and how organizations can protect themselves from huge financial liabilities. Having a defined data destruction strategy not only ensures a greener environment, but also ensures that the terabytes of stored data on the hardware are completely...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Sep 2011

    Privacy and Big Data: Is There Room for Privacy in the Age of Big Data?

    The users' know that digital data is increasing at an exponential rate driven by all the devices they use, ubiquitous networks, social media, and emerging technologies like the Internet of Things. But what is not well understood is how the components of big data, in the form of cheap storage,...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Sep 2011

    Designing Data Visualizations

    There is an increasing abundance of tools, languages, and frameworks for data visualization. But success is built upon having a good design to implement, and that requires a linear process of encoding information for visual transmission and subsequent decoding by wetware (the reader's brain).

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Nov 2011

    HBase Coprocessors - Deploy Shared Functionality Directly on the Cluster

    The newly added feature of HBase Coprocessors allows the application designer to move functionality closer to where the data resides. While this sounds like stored procedures as known in the RDBMS realm, they have a different set of properties. The distributed nature of HBase adds to the complexity of their...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Feb 2012

    An Introduction to Ethics of Big Data

    Ethics of big data is about finding alignment between an organization's core values and their day-to-day actions in a way that balances risk and innovation. As big data brings business operations and practices deeper and more fully into individual lives, it is creating a forcing function that raises ethical questions...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Apr 2012

    The jQuery Mobile API In-Depth

    In this podcast, the speaker will discussed about what jQuery mobile is & how it works, events and how to use them, API methods, manipulating elements and configuring jQuery mobile.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // May 2012

    MongoDB and PHP

    What would happen if the users' optimized a data store for the operations application developers to actually use? They arrive at MongoDB, the reliable document-oriented database. In this podcast, the speaker explains how to build elegant database applications with MongoDB and PHP.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jun 2012

    How Pinterest Architected and Built Their Sharded MySQL Datastore

    In this podcast, the speakers will explain how they architected and built their sharded MySQL solution, including: UUID generation and what the alternatives were, how objects and mappings are stored, shard topology and the process of adding more capacity, caching.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jul 2012

    Building Offline Web Apps with HTML5

    In this podcast, the speaker will covered web storage, web SQL database, offline application cache, indexed DB, offline data sync strategies, fallback techniques for older browsers. The terms \"Web\" and \"Online\" have been intrinsically linked in people's minds. With HTML5, the web's dependency on a connection to the internet has...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Oct 2012

    Python for Data Analysis

    Finding great data analysts is difficult. Despite the explosive growth of data in industries ranging from manufacturing and retail to high technology, finance, and healthcare, learning and accessing data analysis tools has remained a challenge. This podcast will highlight one of the most important tools in the field - Python....

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Sep 2012

    Building Mobile Applications with jQuery Mobile: Tips and Techniques

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about what the users' need to know to use jQuery mobile, overview of jQuery mobile features. The speaker will also explains how to get started with a jQuery mobile project and also to explore hands-on coding demonstration.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Sep 2012

    Designing for jQuery Mobile

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about the review of UI elements that jQuery mobile builds for the users'. The speaker will also explains how to customize the appearance of jQuery mobile which includes what a designer needs to know and also to explore the jQuery mobile theme roller.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Apr 2013

    Video: Real World ROI - HP Backup, Recovery, and Archive Customers Share Their Experiences

    This video from Enterprise Strategy Group discusses findings of research they did with HP customers on how backup, recovery, and archiving solutions from HP, including the HP StoreOnce Backup product family, have helped them save time and money. Sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® Processor :

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Podcasts // Mar 2013

    Introduction to Data Visualization with R and ggplot2

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about the R graphics Cookbook, the users' will learn the basics of how to create data graphics using R and the popular ggplot2 package. Visualization is an essential part of a data analyst's toolkit. When the users' are in the exploratory phase of...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Mar 2013

    Data Visualization - The Value of Process

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about the interactive data visualization for the web, also the speaker will introduce ideas from conceptual art, connecting them to the daily challenges faced by data visualizers working with code.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jul 2009

    YQL: Select From Internet

    The Yahoo! Query Language (YQL) is an expressive SQL-like language that lets the users' query, filter, and join data across web services. With YQL, applications run faster with fewer lines of code and a smaller network footprint. With YQL, developers can access and shape data across the Internet through one...

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Feb 2013

    Engaging Audiences with Data Visualization

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about the interactive data visualization for the web, as the speaker guides the users' through the framework of three avenues of engagement: aesthetic, narrative, and interactive.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jun 2013

    How We Build Data Mining Teams at Yelp

    Starting and growing a data science team doesn't have to be a risky proposition. By balancing long term strategy and technology goals with immediate business demands, the users' data science team can quickly become productive and enjoy sustained growth.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Nov 2013

    Using Every Pixel to Visualize Big Data

    In this podcast, the speaker will discusses some favorite examples of big data visualizations and show the users' how rendering every pixel can be an effective tool for analysis. The speaker also discusses the tools and architectural considerations necessary to create these visualizations for the users' organization.

    Provided By O'Reilly

  • Podcasts // Jan 2014

    New and Improved: Hacking Oracle From Web

    In this podcast, the speaker will explain about number of attacks against Oracle database and in almost every other CPU there is a shiny new exploit which allows a malicious database user to gain DBA privileges on the back-end database.

    Provided By SecurityTube.net

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    HP 3PAR StoreServ Chalk Talk (HP Discover EMEA December 2013 update)

    Learn about the December 2013 updates to the HP 3PAR StoreServ portfolio in this lastest HP Storage ChalkTalk from HPStorageGuy Calvin Zito. Sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® Processor : Intel, the Intel logo, Xeon, and Xeon Inside are trademarks or registered...

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Podcasts // Jan 2010

    Marketing And Neuroscience

    Tim Ambler discusses the benefits and pitfalls for marketers of using neuroscience research to understand how the mind works and how companies can take advantage of it.

    Provided By London Business School

  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    SQL Server 2008 R2: Oracle Migration

    This podcast helps to learn various ways to access data on an Oracle database using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 tools. Beginning with Microsoft SQL Server 2005, Oracle Publishers can be included in a replication topology. Publishing servers can be deployed on any Oracle-supported hardware and operating system. SQL Server...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jun 2010

    SQL Server 2008 R2: Predictable Response to Your Users

    In this podcast, they explain how one can get better performance from Microsoft SQL Server workloads using two key features in SQL Server 2008 R2, Resource Governor and Plan Freezing. Resource Governor lets administrators define limits and assign priorities to individual workloads that are running on a SQL Server instance....

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Mar 2010

    How Microsoft IT Developed Best Practices in Offering PowerPivot as a Service

    This podcast helps to learn how Microsoft IT is deploying PowerPivot as a service for Microsoft in collaboration with the Microsoft SQL Server Customer Advisory Team (SQLCAT) team. They share best practices for technical architecture, configurations, on boarding, training, and evangelizing across the enterprise. The speakers also provide some in-depth...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Feb 2010

    Security Talk: Protecting Your Data Using Encryption in SQL Server

    An increased focus is being given to ensuring the protection of confidential and sensitive data. As a result, encryption has become more important in databases, and government regulations and industry standards, such as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), explicitly demand the use of cryptography. In this...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jul 2010

    How Do I: Measuring and Understanding the Performance of Your SSIS Packages in the Enterprise ?

    This podcast explains how to measure and understand the performance of packages, based on lessons learned from enterprise customers. In this podcast, one will learn how the limits of the source system affect performance? Why disk I/O is important? Why one should establish a package performance baseline?

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jul 2010

    How Do I: Exporting SQL Server Data to Excel ?

    This podcast explains how to use the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard to create a package that exports data from a SQL Server database to a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Podcasts // Jul 2010

    How Do I: Automate SSIS Package Execution by Using the SQL Server Agent

    This podcast explains how to create a proxy account that runs an Integration Services package as a job step in SQL Server Agent? How to create the job and the job step? How to schedule the running of the job?

    Provided By Microsoft