The implications of Oracle’s new in-memory database


In his Weekly Update, Andrew Brust, the Gigaom Research research director for data, plays off of the impending delivery of Oracle’s new in-memory database product to look at ‘the convergence of transactional and analytic databases’. Although the Oracle release can be seen as a response to SAP’s success with its HANA technology, Oracle’s much larger installed base of databases makes this a particularly impactful technical evolution. Andrew looks more broadly at the market and considers its implications for combined transactional and analytical database operations.

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