July 27, 2016

Cultivating a Data-Driven Culture In Your Company

July 20, 2016 DatabaseProNews Staff

“Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don’t know which half,” said marketing pioneer John Wanamaker in the early 1900’s. That is why CRM software was invented and why it is used by every serious marketer. In today’s “Big Data” World, enterprises are making […]

Hard Rock Credit Card Database Breached

June 28, 2016 DatabaseProNews Staff

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas discovered a major breach of their credit card processing database with card scraping malware placed on its payment-card system. Cardholders who purchased anything at Hard Rock Las Vegas including restaurant and retail outlets between October 27, 2015 and March 21, 2016, […]

Microsoft Announces it Will Bring SQL Server to Linux

May 13, 2016 Chris Crum

Microsoft announced that it will bring SQL Server to Linux, enabling a consistent data platform across Windows Server and Linux. For now, the core relational database capabilities are in preview (starting immediately) with availability coming mid-2017. “SQL Server on Linux will provide customers with even more flexibility in their data […]

Parse Is Shutting Down

April 20, 2016 Chris Crum

Back in 2013, Facebook acquired Parse, a cloud-based platform for cross-platform apps, which let developers create rich social apps integrated with Facebook across platforms like iOS, Android, HTML5, etc.

Microsoft Build Conference Hosted Plenty of Announcements

April 15, 2016 Chris Crum

It was a big day in Microsoftland, where the company announced new Windows 10 features and unveiled a set of SDKs to help developers bring their code for the web, .NET, Win32, Android and iOS to Windows 10. Additionally, the company announced new Microsoft Azure data services for intelligent apps, […]

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