Category Archives: Xkoto

Latest Article – May Madness – Fascinating Acquisitions Surrounding IBM DB2 and Sybase

In his latest article for Database Journal, Julian Stuhler writes about the fascinating acquisitions surrounding IBM DB2 that have been announced in the last few weeks. xkoto & Teradata – Firstly, Teradata Corporation acquired Xkoto on 12th May 2010. Xkoto … Continue reading

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It’s official – Teradata Buys xkoto

As an xkoto business partner we received offical notification a couple of weeks ago that they had been acquired by Teradata Corporation.  The announcement has now gone public – more details here.   Xkoto was the creator of the clustering … Continue reading

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xkoto named “Cool Vendor” by Gartner

Congratulations to our partners at xkoto for their latest accolade of “Cool Vendor” in the recently released Gartner report, “Cool Vendors in IT Operations and Virtualization, 2009.”

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High Availability Technologies for DB2

In one of our recent blog posts Paul Stoker chats to James Cockayne of EDS about some of the headaches of managing databases in a 24/7 environment. we looked at some of the high availability solutions in the market.  We’re running … Continue reading

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Paul Stoker chats to James Cockayne of EDS about some of the headaches of managing databases in a 24/7 environment.

Just how important is it for organisations to ensure they have a robust database availability & disaster recovery solution? The database is always the lynchpin of an application.  Without the database, the application doesn’t function, and there’s a bunch of … Continue reading

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