Tag: Information Managment

Introducing DBVisualizer

Introducing DBVisualizer

It is difficult for most businesses to effectively use numerous data of information since enterprise data analysis and management is becoming more difficult and complex. With the growing chances of failure and higher stakes at risk, businesses need to choose the proper software application or software tool that will extract insights from the inside information and manage the database of their enterprise. What is DBVisualizer? DBVisualizer is designed as a universal database tool to be used by data analysts, database administrators, and software developers. This software application offers a straightforward and all-in-one UI or user interface for enterprise database management.

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Introducing DBeaver

With high data volumes and complex systems, database management is becoming more in-demand in today’s economy. Aside from keeping up with the business, organizations also need to innovate new ideas to progress further in the industry. With the use of database management tools, a web interface is provided for database administrators, allowing SQL queries to run. What is DBeaver? DBeaver is an open-source universal management tool that can help anyone in professionally working with their data. It will help you maneuver your data similar to a typical spreadsheet, construct analytical reports of various data storage records, and convey information. Effective

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Technology – Understanding Data Model Entities

Data Modeling is an established technique of comprehensively documenting an application or software system with the aid of symbols and diagrams. It is an abstract methodology of organizing the numerous data elements and thoroughly highlighting how these elements relate to each other. Representing the data requirements and elements of a database gra phically is called an Entity Relationship Diagram, or ERD. What is an Entity? Entities are one of the three essential components of ERDs and represent the tables of the database. An entity is something that depicts only one information concept. For instance, order and customer, although related, are

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SQL Server Length Function Equivalent

The purpose of the Length function in SQL The SQL LENGTH function returns the number of characters in a string. The LENGTH function is available in many Database Management Systems (DBMS). The LENGTH Function Syntax LENGTH(string) LENGTH Function Notes If the input string is empty, the LENGTH returns 0. If the input string is NULL, the LENGTH returns NULL. Length Function Across Databases When working as a technical consultant, one has to work with customer’s databases and as you move from one database to another you will find that the function commands may vary–assuming the database has an equivalent function.

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What is Data Virtualization?

Data Virtualization is an information management technique which combines different locations, data format, data structure and/or application data sources into a single “virtual” unifying semantics layer that provides integrated data services to consuming applications or users in real-time.  Basically, data virtualization offers Data as a Service (Daas), providing a centralized point for consumption.

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What is a Data Warehouse?

What is a Data Warehouse The description of what a data warehouse is varies greatly.  The definition that I give that seems to work is that a data warehouse a database repository that supports system interfaces, reporting and business analysis, data integration and domain normalization, and structure optimization.  The structure can vary greatly depending the school of thought used to construct the data warehouse and will have at least one data mart. What a data warehouse is: A source of data and enriched information used for reporting and business analysis. A repository of metadata that organizes data into hierarchies used

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