Monthly Archives: September 2011

Advanced Analytics

A large wireless phone service provider was concerned with the number of customers it was losing. Every customer lost costs the company $53 in monthly revenue. Although the revenue looks small on a customer by customer basis, with a large … Continue reading

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Database Security Books

With the onslaught of increasing governmental regulations and never-ending news stories on data breaches, securing corporate data is indeed a hot topic these days. You can also see just how hot by taking a look at the recent books published … Continue reading

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Database Disaster Planning

A disaster recovery plan is like insurance – you’re glad you have it, but you hope you don’t need it. With automobile insurance, you pay a regular fee so that you are covered if you have an accident. A disaster … Continue reading

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