The Costly Consequences of Poor Data Quality: Uncovering the Hidden Risks
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Traci Curran
2d ago
In today’s data-driven business landscape, the quality of an organization’s data has become a critical determinant of its success. Accurate, complete, and consistent data is the foundation upon which crucial decisions, strategic planning, and operational efficiency are built. However, the reality is that poor data quality is a pervasive issue, with far-reaching implications that often go unnoticed or underestimated. Defining Poor Data Quality Before delving into the impacts of poor data quality, it’s essential to understand what constitutes subpar data. Inaccurate, incomplete, duplicated, or i ..read more
Visit website
Introducing Actian’s Enhanced Data Quality Solutions: Empower Your Business with Accurate and Reliable Data
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Traci Curran
5d ago
We are pleased to announce that data profiling is now available as part of the Actian Data Platform. This is the first of many upcoming enhancements to make it easy for organizations to connect, manage, and analyze data. With the introduction of data profiling, users can load data into the platform and identify focus areas, such as duplicates, missing values, and non-standard formats, to improve data quality before it reaches its target destination. Why Data Quality Matters Data quality is the cornerstone of effective data integration and management. High-quality data enhances business intelli ..read more
Visit website
Actian Zen 16.0 Delivers Performance Enhancements, Offers Flexible Deployment, Improves Developer Experiences, and Introduces New Data Sync Utility
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Emma McGrattan
5d ago
We are thrilled to announce the general availability of Actian Zen 16.0, delivering up to 50% faster query processing, flexible cloud deployment options, improved developer productivity, and a new data synchronization utility called EasySync. More than 13,000 organizations across the globe trust Actian Zen as their embedded edge database for making fast, confident decisions. With this release, Actian is committed to helping businesses simplify edge-to-cloud data management, boost developer productivity, and build secure, distributed IoT apps. Actian Zen’s latest release solidifies its position ..read more
Visit website
Embracing Database Modernization: The Key to Future Proofing Your Business
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Actian Corporation
1w ago
Modernizing your database and apps to align with evolving business needs can improve efficiency, security, compliance, and user experiences while reducing costs and enhancing scalability. Modernizing your IT infrastructure is the process of updating and even transforming your technologies, systems, and processes to better meet your current and future needs. Taking a strategic approach to modernization, including modernizing your database and apps, can deliver a range of benefits that include: Informed decision making. The ability to integrate all relevant data for transactional processing and ..read more
Visit website
Actian Ingres 12.0: Modernize Your Way – Trusted, Reliable, and Adaptable
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Douglas Dailey
1w ago
Our trusted and reliable database delivers performance and flexibility, empowering customers to modernize at their own pace. As the director of product management for Actian, I’m thrilled to share first-hand insights into the latest enhancements to Actian Ingres. This major release embodies our commitment to customer-driven innovation and reinforces our position as a trusted technology partner. Actian Ingres 12.0 builds upon the core strengths that have made Ingres a go-to transactional database for decades. We’ve invested heavily in performance, security, and cloud-readiness to ensure it meet ..read more
Visit website
Your Company is Ready for Gen AI. But is Your Data?
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Dee Radh
2w ago
The buzz around Generative AI (Gen AI) is palpable, and for good reason. This powerful technology promises to revolutionize how businesses like yours operate, innovate, and engage with customers. From creating compelling marketing content to developing new product designs, the potential applications of Gen AI are vast and transformative. But here’s the kicker: to unlock these benefits, your data needs to be in tip-top shape. Yes, your company might be ready for Gen AI, but the real question is—are your data and data preparation up to the mark? Let’s delve into why data preparation and quality ..read more
Visit website
Actian Ingres 12.0 Enhances Cloud Flexibility, Improves Security, and Offers up to 20% Faster Analytics
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Emma McGrattan
2w ago
Today, we are excited to announce Actian Ingres 12.0*, which is designed to make cloud deployment simpler, enhance security, and deliver up to 20% faster analytics. The first release I worked on was Ingres 6.4/02 back in 1992 and the first bug I fixed was for a major US car manufacturer that used Ingres to drive its production line. It gives me great pride to see that three decades later, Ingres continues to manage some of the world’s most mission-critical data deployments and that there’s so much affection for the Ingres product. With this release, we’re returning to the much-loved Ingres bra ..read more
Visit website
Actian Ingres Disaster Recovery
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Emma McGrattan
3w ago
Most production Actian Ingres installations need some degree of disaster recovery (DR). Options range from shipping nightly database checkpoints to off-site storage locations to near real-time replication to a dedicated off-site DR site.    Actian Ingres enterprise hybrid database that ships with built-in checkpoint and journal shipping features which provide the basic building blocks for constructing low-cost, efficient DR implementations. One such implementation is IngresSync, which utilizes Actian Ingres’ native checkpoint/journal shipping and incremental roll-forward capabilities ..read more
Visit website
Types of Databases, Pros & Cons, and Real-World Examples
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Dee Radh
3w ago
Databases are the unsung heroes behind nearly every digital interaction, powering applications, enabling insights, and driving business decisions. They provide a structured and efficient way to store vast amounts of data. Unlike traditional file storage systems, databases allow for the organization of data into tables, rows, and columns, making it easy to retrieve and manage information. This structured approach coupled with data governance best practices ensures data integrity, reduces redundancy, and enhances the ability to perform complex queries. Whether it’s handling customer information ..read more
Visit website
Actian Life: Celebrating Our Author and Our SEO Award Winner
Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog
by Actian Corporation
1M ago
Actian employees Thomas Schweser coauthored a book on graph theory and Ron Weber earned a 2023 SEO Evangelist Edgie award, exemplifying Actian’s culture of innovation. At Actian, we believe that our employees’ achievements are a strong reflection of our vibrant culture and innovative spirit. That holds true whether employees are making breakthroughs and delivering value in their day jobs or finding success in work-adjacent activities. Today, we’re proud to shine a spotlight on Thomas Schweser, who co-wrote a book on graph theory called “Brooks’ Theorem,” and Ron Weber, who received BrightEdge ..read more
Visit website

Follow Actian | Data Management & Integration Blog on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR