How Organizational Hurdles Can Delay Data Virtualization Adoption

Because of both organizational resistance and technological concerns, enterprises often struggle when adopting new data management technologies such as data virtualization. In this blog, I will examine five common organizational hurdles to data virtualization adoption.

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A Look Under the Data Virtualization Hood – Part 2

Three Key Environments Make Up the Platform

Data virtualization middleware platforms provide the functionality described above within integrated offerings that support the full software development life cycle, high-performance run-time execution and reliable, 24x7x365 operation.

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Bloor Group’s Information Oriented Architecture – A Data-centric Take on SOA

The Bloor Group recently released a white paper describing comprehensive reference data architecture.  Called the Information Oriented Architecture or IOA, it is a data-oriented companion to a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). 

Its purpose is to aid organizations seeking to modernize their information architectures to meet today’s data-centric business requirements.

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Have you seen Forrester’s new Data Management Reference Architecture?

On February 2, 2011, a cohort of Forrester analysts including Noel Yuhanna, Gene Leganza, Rob Karel, Boris Evelson, James G. Kobielus, Leslie Owens and Mike Gilpin, published Forrester’s Data Management Reference Architecture.

In a nutshell, this reference architecture provides a framework, including architectural patterns and building blocks, to guide these data management stakeholders in managing strategy and architecture.

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Introducing the Enterprise Architecture Track

Let me introduce the Enterprise Architecture track within the Data Virtualization Leadership Blog. 

If you are like me and find enterprise architecture incredibly fascinating, you have come to the right place.

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Welcome to Data Virtualization Strategy and Technology

Welcome to the Strategy and Technology track within the Data Virtualization Leadership Blog

My Goal

My objective is to create and nurture a forum for exploring the key business and IT strategy issues that drive data virtualization adoption. 

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