Getting your data in the cloud with Snowflake and DataVirtuality


Cloud analytics databases are the rising stars of data centralization technologies. They combine the familiarity of a traditional data warehouse, the scalability of data platforms and the elasticity of the cloud. Combining all these advantages, cloud databases make your daily work as effective and agile as you need it to be. Learn more about the facts and technology of integrating your data into a cloud target storage.

How you can analyze all your data by simply using SQL


SQL is usually taken for granted. Structured Query Language was originally created in 1974 and is one of the longest-standing witnesses of breakthroughs and progresses in database technology. Certified by both ANSI and ISO, it is the standard of database query language that powers many well-known database applications in the internet today.

How to make your data more valuable using Rapid BI ?

What is Rapid BI ? According to Lucas Thelosen, founder of DAS42, there is no one right or one wrong approach. There are many right approaches and many wrong ones. Traditional BI can be explained when looking at one of Lucas Thelosen’s favourite books The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy. You formulate a question, for example: “What is the answer to life and the universe and everything,” and the computer thinks about it for seven and a half million years and comes up with “42”.  That is traditional BI. You ask a question, wait forever, and at some point you get an answer and it’s not really the one you wanted.

How to integrate Google AdWords in Tableau using DataVirtuality

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While Tableau has some connectors to popular data sources, there are many connectors that are not built by Tableau — and exactly such popular connector as Google Adwords is not one of them. Therefore, you should choose one of Tableau’s solution/technology partners that provide these data integration services.

DataVirtuality Ruby REST Client: Fast and RESTful connection to DataVirtuality


Today we have an exciting update. Data Virtuality now offers a Ruby REST client. It connects you to DataVirtuality via REST (Representational State Transfer) service to consume data in any Ruby applications!

We already improved our REST API based on customer requests for DataVirtuality 2.0. This Ruby client is an additional lightweight approach to expose data to users. Our commitment is to enable you to connect to DataVirtuality not only via front-end tools like Tableau, but also to retrieve and process data from DataVirtuality in your custom application!

DataVirtuality + MemSQL: Fast data access and insights for enterprises


Data Virtuality is excited to be the launch partner for the new MemSQL Cloud, the real-time data warehouse as a managed service.  MemSQL is a real-time data warehouse that ingests streaming data while simultaneously analyzing billions of rows per second in a fast, flexible and secure manner. As of 14th Jun 2017 MemSQL Cloud is generally available. You can now experience MemSQL as a fully managed cloud service. No maintaining servers or managing a VPC any more.

Big data as a key basis of competition


As we are passionate experts in the field of data integration we get to talk about big data a lot. This is why we want to introduce you to the one and only way of efficiently becoming more successful.

How an omni-channel workday could look like


This is a guest blog post contributed by our partner minubo.

Some of the great retail experts still think that omni-channel is a concept of the far future – an idea or vision that has still nothing to do with the present. But in our work with brands and retailers, we feel and see that omni-channel is becoming more and more relevant and taking its place in the minds of strategic and operational roles in commerce organizations. I would even take a step further and say: Omni-channel can become reality, right now!

Follow the road to your answers – get to know your customers’ journey


The analysis of your customer’s journey can give you insights of how customers make decisions, what they like and obviously don’t like. It can literally show you how to become more successful.

Because we always like to share our knowledge with you, we will give you some tips and tricks on pushing your revenue to a new level. Just a tiny hint: Big data is the key!

DataVirtuality announces the SAP BusinessObjects Live connector


DataVirtuality is proud to announce the availability of the SAP BusinessObjects Live Connector designed to extend your BI and analytics capabilities by including the power of BusinessObjects from within your logical data warehouse.

DataVirtuality announces the Elasticsearch Live connector


DataVirtuality is proud to announce the availability of the live connector for Elasticsearch designed to extend your business intelligence and analytics capabilities by including the power of Elasticsearch alongside your Logical Data Warehouse.

Logical Data Warehouse Release 2.0


From a new look & feel to some great technical improvements: Our release 2.0 is a big one and just right to make your life with big data the fastest it can get.