Monday, January 9, 2017

DB-Engines Ranking


It is very common to compare the databases for marketing or for fun. http://db-engines.com/en/ranking has done the ranking for the database engine.


SQL Server has the major gain while Oracle has the major slip though it is still gaining the number one position. Following is the trend for the ranking of Database Engine. 



Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Azure SQL Data Warehouse with Improved Loading and Monitoring in Azure Portal and SSMS

Azure SQL Data Warehouse has received some significant changes in the Azure Portal, including Azure Data Factory integration, a new troubleshooting blade, and changes to the query drill-down blade

Read more https://winbuzzer.com/2016/12/20/microsoft-updates-azure-sql-data-warehouse-improved-loading-monitoring-azure-portal-ssms-xcxwbn/.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Microsoft R Server 9.0 now available


Microsoft today announced the availability of R Server 9.0 on MSDN and Visual Studio Dev Essentials. This new release is built on top of the latest open source R engine, and comes with several new capabilities. In MRS 9.0, you can combine the algorithms delivered in this package with pre-existing parallel external memory algorithms such as the RevoScaleR package as well as open source tech like CRAN R packages to deliver the best predictive analytics.
Read more at https://mspoweruser.com/microsoft-r-server-9-0-now-available-download/
http://www.cio.com/article/3147822/analytics/microsoft-pushes-r-sql-server-integration.html