SQL Performance—Does It Have To Be So Difficult? SQL Performance Made Easy by BMC. – An IBM Systems Media Webinar

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Want to quickly identify and tune your most resource-intensive SQL statements? Reduce CPU while improving performance and availability? Performance for Db2 SQL finds and eliminates wasteful SQL statements that are slowing you down. You can effectively tune your SQL, anticipate slowdowns before they impact SLAs, avoid reorgs and costly CPU upgrades, … [Read more...]

BMC’s Remedyforce Reviews and Ratings: The Ultimate Roundup

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Businesses depend on technology to gain a competitive advantage and deliver better solutions to their customers. Additionally, there’s even more pressure on IT service organizations to keep pace in an ever-changing business landscape. Many IT organizations, however, are struggling to meet these new demands because the technology and processes they … [Read more...]

Power Outages at Public Cloud Data Centers: How To Mitigate Risks

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Public cloud solutions allow businesses to access IT services without having to manage and operate the underlying infrastructure on-site. In effect, this statement also suggests that customers of public cloud have no control over infrastructure operations as they would for on-site deployments. The vendor is entirely responsible to deliver smooth … [Read more...]

Mean Squared Error, R2, and Variance in Regression Analysis

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Here we introduce some terms important to machine learning; variance, r2 score, and mean square error. We illustrate with these concepts using scikit-learn. It is important to understand these metrics to determine whether regression models are accurate or misleading. Following a flawed model is a bad idea. So it is important that you can … [Read more...]

BMC’s Remedy vs Remedyforce: What’s The Difference?

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Remedy and Remedyforce are two of BMC’s most innovate ITSM solutions. While there are some similarities in features and benefits between the tools, there are also some differences. In this article, we’ll explore some of the features, benefits, and differences of these groundbreaking solutions. Remedy Remedy is transforming service management … [Read more...]

Cloud Resource Misconfiguration Exposes 230 Million US Consumers

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Last week, news broke of yet another high-profile cloud data breach. A security researcher found an unsecured database owned by a marketing firm, Exactis, containing extensive personal data on 230 million US consumers. Since the US population is 326 million and 22.6% are under the age of 181, this database essentially included information on nearly … [Read more...]

Data Integrity vs Data Quality: What’s the Difference?

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Big Data has been widely labeled as the new oil and the new black gold – parallels that describe the value of big data to our economy and business. However, the analogy only fits in limited situations. Big Data becomes a truly valuable commodity only when the data is of high quality determined based on a range of qualitative and quantitative … [Read more...]