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Curt Monash has been an industry, product, and/or stock analyst since 1981, specializing in the areas of database management, application development tools, online services, and analytic technologies
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posted in May 2009

More on MySQL Forks and Storage Engines

5/26/2009
Suppose Oracle wants to make life difficult for third-party storage engine vendors via its incipient control of MySQL? Can the storage engine vendors insulate themselves from this risk by working with a MySQL fork?

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The Real Story on IBM's System S Release

5/15/2009
IBM has hastily announced System S Streams, a product that was supposed to be called InfoSphere Streams and introduced only in 2010... Perhaps it is more than coincidence that IBM rushed out its own announcement of an immature technology immediately after Microsoft revealed its own plans for CEP.

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eBay's Enormous Data Warehouses Detailed

5/1/2009
A few weeks ago, I had the chance to visit eBay and meet with executive Oliver Ratzesberger and his team... Now I'm finally writing about the core of what we discussed, which is two of the very largest data warehouses in the world.

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