Indexing for Better Search Performance Date: Dec 05, 2014 View webinar Indexes are the key to optimizing database performance--and uncovering valuable insights into your data. Government agencies and private companies rely on indexes to drive large scale applications. This session explores examples from the FAA, Fairfax County and other organizations and covers The Universal Index, foreign language search and indexing, stemming, word query, range indexes and more.
How to Build Search into Your Database Date: Dec 04, 2014 View webinar In this discussion we will see how having search built into the database is a key driver in enabling a schema agnostic approach to data management in today's world of semi-structured and unstructured, constantly changing data sources.
Search Rescue: Build It In Date: Dec 04, 2014 View webinar Search built into the database is a key driver in enabling data management in a world of semi-structured and unstructured, constantly changing data sources. Using examples from the FAA, Fairfax County, as well as the private sector, this session analyzes the importance of search and explains key concepts, including relevancy, grammar, facets and constraints, reverse queries, and more.
How to Build a High Availability & Disaster Recovery Environment Date: Dec 03, 2014 View webinar In this discussion we build upon the concepts discussed in the Technical Architecture presentation to apply those concepts to building an environment capable of both High Availability and Disaster Recovery, and specific government examples where these capabilities have proven critical.
Achieving Resiliency: Building in High Availability and Disaster Recovery Date: Dec 03, 2014 View webinar In a data-driven, always on society, outages and data loss can have consequences far beyond a temporary inconvenience. The concepts in this session explain how to build an environment capable of both high availability and disaster recovery, including specific government examples (including Healthcare.gov and ITAM) where these capabilities have proven critical.
Setting Up for Success: Architectural Considerations for NoSQL Databases Date: Dec 02, 2014 View webinar Massive quantities of data demand architectures built to handle the scale. This discussion explores the configuration and operation of clusters and explains the different roles of application servers, databases, forests and tiered storage. Examples from state and federal implementations show how to achieve the scalability required in a variety of government settings.
The Big (Data) Picture: NoSQL in Government Agencies Date: Dec 01, 2014 View webinar The amount and variety of data has outpaced traditional technologies. Meanwhile, mandates for online services and the drive for increased efficiency continue challenge agencies to manage data better - and use the insights it can provide. That's why many agencies are turning to newer approaches to managing data, including NoSQL databases.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?