Apache's Hadoop: 10 Things You Need to Know

While it may have a funny name, Hadoop provides all of the key elements which make this open-source software framework a powerhouse for those needing speed, strength and dependability. Here's a breakdown of it's key features. 

4 Reasons Why You Should Use Inspector from Amazon Web Services

Inspector from Amazon Web Service is a cost effective, automated assessment that helps ensure the security and compliance of your cloud deployed applications. Here's how it can help your organization.     

The Business Intelligence Software You Didn't Know You Had

Users of MS Excel 2013 or above have BI capabilities built in with PowerPivot; a powerful, low-cost solution for collecting and analyzing your data. Here's a look how its implementation and productivity increasing abilities can be gained without investing too much time or money.

15 Steps to implement 21 CFR 11 for JDE EnterpriseOne

Transparency and fairness must prevail for electronic records and signatures to be considered valid which is where CFR Part 11 of the Code of Federal Regulations finds its relevance. While it gives companies the guidelines to do this successfully and succinctly, Oracle EnterpriseOne gives companies the platform and controls to implement it in just 15 steps.

5 Reasons to Execute a SQL 2016 Upgrade

Resistance to change is understandable when it comes to the Database, but the many benefits of Microsoft's SQL 2016 should make any IT leader consider the upgrade.

The High Cost of Interruptions on JD Edwards CNC Productivity

IT employees such as CNC administrators and solutions architects may lose over $30,000 in annual productivity due to work interruptions, but a closer examination of those stoppages may help you gain much of that loss back.

The True Cost of Downtime

Even with 99.999% uptime guarantees, interruptions in operations are inevitable. Here's a look at the reasons behind systems downtime and effects it has on business.

Solution Comparison: IT-as-a-Service Model vs Resource-Based Options for JD Edwards Development

Completing JD Edwards Development objectives has traditionally required entering into a Resource-Based engagement of either hiring a full time employee or retaining a full time contractor, even if your actual development needs don't justify the full time investment.