Oracle this week officially released the Oracle Big Data Appliance, its new "engineered system" that tightly bundles servers and software into a unified system.
Neo Technology brought the Neo4j open-source NoSQL graph database to the Spring framework this week with the launch of Spring Data Neo4j 2.0.
Google on Thursday announced a free preview of Google Cloud SQL, which adds a MySQL database Web service to Google's cloud-based App Engine development stack.
Version 11 of Quest Software's Toad for Oracle database management solution offers a new code analysis feature for developers.
On Tuesday, Amazon announced that its Amazon Web Services' (AWS) Relational Database Service (RDS) can now support Oracle 11G Release 2 databases.
CA Technologies last week updated its ERwin modeling tool with an eye toward broadening its use beyond database developers.
Oracle on Monday released a new version of its SQL Developer Data Modeler that integrates the open source version control software Subversion.
It's no surprise that 'Oslo', also known as SQL Server Modeling, has not survived the on-going battle of competing data platform strategies at Microsoft.
The results of a survey published this week seem to indicate that early concerns about the fate of Java and MySQL in the hands of Oracle have abated, at least for the present.
Addressing one of the key objectives of cloud computing, Microsoft today said its Windows Azure platform will be available as an appliance that can run on customer and partner premises.
How to use SQL Server to build a business intelligence (BI) platform without getting your organization's top brass involved.
SAP will acquire database vendor Sybase Inc. for $5.8 billion in cash, a 44 percent premium in the company's closing price Wednesday.
Microsoft released versions of SQL Server 2008 R2 products to IT professionals on Monday.
Progress Software has launched a new Type 5 JDBC driver, which the company is billing as an industry first.
Developers with Visual Studio 2010 can package data-tier application components, including tables, views and stored procedures, as a single unit of deployment.