Basil Faruqui – BMC Blogs BMC Software Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:01:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Basil Faruqui – BMC Blogs 32 32 10 Troubling Excuses for Using Oozie with Hadoop Workflows Wed, 07 Feb 2018 17:06:18 +0000 Now is as good a time as any to think about what you’re going to do differently in 2018 to make it easier to keep up with the demands of big data. A great place to start is to look closely at the tools you’re using for working with Hadoop workflows. Let’s face it — […]]]> EMA RADAR Report for Workload Automation Names Control-M a 2017 Value Leader and Strongest Product Tue, 23 Jan 2018 00:00:44 +0000 We’re really pleased because once again, Control-M soared to the top of the Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) Radar for Workload Automation. The report, which evaluated 14 vendors and included interviews with 100 business users, rated Control-M as a 2017 Value Leader and the strongest product. In addition, Control-M also received the award for Best DevOps […]]]> Keep Machine Learning Teams Focused on Data Science, Not Data Processing Tue, 14 Nov 2017 02:42:55 +0000 Machine learning capabilities, use cases, and enterprise demand are exploding. The talent base to fulfill this demand is not. Talent shortages are a real barrier to machine learning initiatives. Organizations need to create an environment where their machine learning teams can focus on data science, not data entry and management. Automation is the key, but […]]]> How Control-M Helps at Every Stage of the Big Data Journey Wed, 03 May 2017 03:50:11 +0000 Getting started with Big Data is like preparing for a cross country drive. You’re not going to get it done in a day. You have to consider different routes – in the Big Data world, this means ‘What platform will you use?’; ‘How will you set up the IT architecture?’ etc. At various points in […]]]> A New Tool for the Times as Oozie is Past Its Prime Thu, 05 Jan 2017 04:40:59 +0000 If you need to hang a picture or replace a few roof shingles, the first thing you’ll probably reach for is a hammer, which has been used for centuries and has a future as secure as any tool in the toolbox. But if you need dental work, you don’t want your dentist using old technology […]]]> How to Make Customers Happy While Saving Millions with Workload Automation Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:54:13 +0000 As companies offer more digital services, billing and scheduling processes can become increasingly complex, requiring more effort than expected to maintain. It doesn’t have to be this way. In fact, a large telecommunications company that moved from a homegrown system to workload automation with BMC created a more positive customer experience, reduced costs for billing […]]]>