From SoHo users developing their first database, to information for those deploying enterprise-class solutions, here's what you need to know about databases.

How to Use Hadoop to Overcome Storage Limitations

Big data is all about storing and accessing large amounts of structured and unstructured data. However, where to put that data and how to access it have become the biggest challenges for enterprises looking to leverage the information. If you haven't yet considererd the open source Hadoop platform, now's the time.

Why Open Source Is The Key To Cloud Innovation

As the world begins to move to the cloud, open source software is taking an intrinsic role. How are key open source players providing the foundation and why is Richard Stallman saying, 'don't do it'?

Oracle Previews MySQL 5.6

The next version of MySQL will offer better replication and a sneak preview of NoSQL-like fast accessibility