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Business Intelligence (BI) What is it?

Business intelligence refers to the use of data in businesses to make the decision-making process easier. It is a set of strategies and tools focused on the analysis of data of a company through the study of existing data. Generally speaking, Business Intelligence tries to extract company data from different sources using tools or ELT […]

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Database Optimization – How and Why?

Database optimization is the strategy of reducing database system response time. Databases provide us with information stored with a hierarchical and related structure, which allows us to extract the content and arrange it easily. There are plenty of options to choose from for business and companies. Even though MySQL is the most widespread database, there […]

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Database Encryption – Encrypted by Default?

Database Encryption is foundational for IT Security.  For many businesses, databases are a vault of sensitive information containing data ranging from customers’ details and confidential competitive details to intellectual property. Lost or stolen data, especially customer data, can result in brand damage, competitive disadvantage, and severe fines. In high-profile cases, compromised data presents organizations with […]

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Data Scrubbing? What is it?

Data scrubbing is a process that is performed to ensure the quality of the data in a database, which will then be used for analytics. Data scrubbing is a fundamental step to reduce the risk of basing the decision-making process on inaccurate, erroneous, corrupt or incomplete information. Data Scrubbing Phases To carry out an exhaustive […]

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Database VS Data Warehouse

Database VS Data Warehouse

Often, database and data warehouse are used interchangably.  We’re here to clean up the confusion!, What is a Database? A database is a group of data stored in tables, which consists of rows and columns that represent attributes. Each one of the rows in the database represents a single entity. A Database Management System is […]

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What is a Database Administrator or DBA?

Every organization that handles large volumes of data requires a database management system (DBMS). The person (or group of people) in charge of managing, supervising, and ensuring the proper use of the data within a DBMS is a database administrator or DBA. These systems allow companies to manage vast amounts of data in an efficient […]

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Spreadsheet vs Database

Database VS Spreadsheet? What’s the difference?

Understanding the difference between a database and a spreadsheet plays an essential role in the daily operations of many companies, and it is vital to make better use of these technologies. Although different technologies are involved, the databases and spreadsheets share some characteristics. Spreadsheet applications are user-friendly, ubiquitous, and flexible. They are used to merge […]

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What is Big Data Management?

Big data management is a general concept that includes the governance, organization, design, management, policies, procedures, and technology used for large volumes of structured and unstructured data. It can combine data cleansing, integration, migration, and preparation for reporting and analytics. It guarantees data quality of the highest level possible and accessibility for big data analytics […]

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Advantages of Using Multi-Platform Database Systems

There are new perspectives on the benefits of managing multi-platform database systems, even though the challenges are new, and sometimes radical. Both in large and small organizations, DBAs are under pressure to comply with the sudden changes in database technology while ensuring the best performance and stability for their entire environment. More Databases Types Due […]

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Soaring Eagle Database Consulting in the News

Soaring Eagle Interviews MNI Media Presents 3 Ways Not Securing Your Business Data Can Prove Costly 3 Tips for Treating Your Business Data With The Respect It Deserves Cybersecurity Threats: 7 Steps to Help Protect Your Company from Malware Many Employees Know Little About Cybersecurity Threats Guarding Your Business Against Data Loss Written by Soaring Eagle […]

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