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Relational Solutions Turns 20! Happy Birthday!

Posted by Janet Dorenkott on Mon, Jan 4, 2016 @ 01:11 PM

taming_chaos.jpgIn 1996, Mark Zuckerberg was 11 years old. HTTP was officially introduced. was created. Netgear, Cyberlink, Qwest and Good Technologies were introduced. Hotmail was introduced. came online. Google was developed. Sony introduced VAIO. The 1st Java Development Kit was released. HTTP was officially introduced. Corel acquired WordPerfect & Quattro Pro from Novel. And Relational Solutions was born!


Topics: Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, data integration, ETL

Big Data, Data Warehouse or Data Lake? They aren't the Same Thing.

Posted by Janet Dorenkott on Tue, Dec 15, 2015 @ 01:16 PM

The terms “Big Data,” “Data Warehousing,” and “Data Lake” are often used interchangeably these days. However, they are not the same thing.


Topics: Big Data, POSmart, Demand Signal Repository

Are Your Promotions Worth Repeating?

Posted by Karen Kurtzweil on Wed, Nov 18, 2015 @ 01:10 PM


Topics: Trade Promotion Intelligence

Big Data includes Structured, Unstructured & Hybrid Data

Posted by Janet Dorenkott on Thu, Oct 8, 2015 @ 02:51 PM

Back in 2013, we posted a Big Data blog explaining that there are structured, unstructured and hybrid forms of data. I was the first to begin incorporating this hybrid data into the concept of big data. Today, it seems that all the experts are now discussing these different forms of big data. In this blog we will explore the different types of data and explain the differences at a high level.


Topics: Big Data


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