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Data in the Cloud: Five Case Studies on Emerging Uses of Data Management Services

Published: 28 October 2010

ID: G00205696

Analyst(s): Eric Thoo


Enterprises in five case studies used cloud-based data management services to help achieve their business goals. This research highlights the opportunities and approaches used by various organizations to manage their data in the cloud.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Data Integration as a Service
    • Case Study: Synchronizing On-Premises and Cloud Data
    • Case Study: Cloud Data Sharing Service Provisioning
  • Data Quality as a Service
    • Case Study: Data Quality Services for Data Cleansing
  • Data Persistence as a Service
    • Case Study: Using Cloud Services to Manage Spikes in Data Volume
    • Case Study: Simplifying DBMS Maintenance Efforts to Support Website Data Management
  • Drivers for Adopting Data Management Services — Complementing What's Proven With Emergent Approaches

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