The 3 mistakes you are making on your website, and how to fix them

The 3 mistakes you are making on your website, and how to fix them

What’s The Best Restful Web API Framework – Part 3

What’s The Best Restful Web API Framework – Part 3

What's the Best RESTful Web API Framework – Part 2

What's the Best RESTful Web API Framework – Part 2

What's the Best RESTful Web API Framework – Part 1

What's the Best RESTful Web API Framework – Part 1

4 Attunity blogs you should check out

4 Attunity blogs you should check out

OptimalBI works with a range of Data Integration products. Recently I blogged about how Attunity Replicate and Oracle Golden Gate compare and Kate has blogged about how Attunity Replicate and MS SSIS compare. So, I thought I would look at what other bloggers are...

What is Data Vault?

Here at OptimalBI, Data Vault is a real buzzword. We love this methodology. First, we became experts, now we help our clients implement it on their systems, and we teach other enthusiasts. Not heard of Data Vault, or still unsure what it exactly is? My blog is here to...

Getting Started with a Web API

Getting Started with a Web API

(Photo by Cecilla Heinen) There’s no denying that the world of software development is becoming increasingly web-based. The Internet allows us to connect like never before. I’m a new kid on the block at OptimalBI. I’m about to enter the fourth year of my Computer...

What's next for Cloud Computing? Much more data!

Commentators are trying to pick what's next all the time, the next wave, the next hype cycle - digital and technology is moving so quickly with constant disruption this is getting harder and harder to do. I get sick of the technical dross or public / private / hybrid...

Attunity Replicate Vs. Oracle Golden Gate

Attunity Replicate Vs. Oracle Golden Gate

Data Integration, replication and acquisition tools are a hot topic in the Business Intelligence world. Gartner's 2016 Magic quadrant for Data Integration tools included Oracle, IBM, Informatica, SAP, Talend and SAS in the Leaders quadrant with Microsoft, Adeptia and...

Faster, faster, faster

As a SAS Admin I like things to be ordered and efficient. This includes the SAS code that you write, that then runs on my server.   I have learnt a number of performance tricks over the decades and am happy to admit that I am not too old to learn some more.  So...