Using textual analytics and natural language processing, Modus Operandi developed a service that analyzes and parses unstructured data and pulls out events or information. Article includes tips on SOA and semantics, SOA and data models, and an SOA recipe for stone soup.Among highlights: Recognize that not everything can be or should be shared.
In this Q&A, Rob Davies discusses messaging middleware and the hurdles that many developers face as they first approach the subject. Davis is CTO of FuseSource and coauthor of the book "ActiveMQ in Action."
This article provides a master list of common practices, field proven by a number of SOA projects. Also supplied is a template that can be used as a checklist for developing SOA implementation roadmaps specific to an organization's transition project requirements.
Growing interest in private clouds reflects an improved understanding of cloud computing among IT pros, experts say.
The open source community fosters innovation in the name of cloud. OW2's Cédric Thomas talks of 'coopitition' and the open source cloud revolution.
The federal government is under mandates to consolidate data centers and deliver IT as a Service, but sequestration makes this easier said than done.
CloudBees founder and CEO Sacha Labourey answers tough questions and hands out practical advice about PaaS and how it works in the enterprise.
Portals are providing more value than ever, and having skilled portlet developers on staff brings the technology to new levels.
Here are five quick portlet development tips that software engineers will find helpful as they develop applications for the portal.
Michael Minelli, co-author of a book on big data analytics, says in-memory analytics tools must be tied to business processes to pay off for users.
C-level execs need to develop better decision making skills to capitalize on big data technology, said speakers at the 2013 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.
The faster analytics performance spurred by in-memory technology can help companies capitalize on big data, but there are barriers to be aware of.
Accountants hate having to play with scripts. In this tip, TopDown Consulting explains how to build script rules so that accountants don't have to.
Oracle master data management products are starting to merge various data management hubs, which is a help in particular vertical industries.
Trust, but verify. Ronald Reagan made it popular, and it's certainly relevant for DBAs in today's consolidated, virtualized IT world.