Overheard: Word of the Day

Dec 8 2009   4:45PM GMT

Overheard – data federation technology

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

Federation technology has two real benefits, a business benefit and a technical one.  It increases visibility into lines of business, and it can help reduce costs and complexity by reducing the need for an extra, expensive database server.  It also saves users time by removing the need to query multiple data sources manually.

Wendy Tam, as quoted in Data federation technology complements fragmented data warehouses

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is data federation technology.

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