This January, the business intelligence (BI) special interest group within the Independent Oracle Users Group (IOUG) held its annual summit, focusing this year on advanced Oracle analytics, including connectors to Hadoop, the R statistical programming language, and big data.
In this SearchOracle.com expert e-guide, read a Q&A with IOUG special interest group leader Shyam Varan Nath that dives into the topics covered at this year's summit, including:
- What 'R' is and why it's important today for an Oracle database architect
- What Oracle database administrators (DBAs) should do to inform themselves about Hadoop and NoSQL databases
- And more.
Also in this e-guide, find a case study detailing the lessons that one retail developer learned from its experience with building Oracle business intelligence for JD Edwards.