Insights and Updates

Read the HarperDB teams’ thoughts on database technology topics such as SQL, NOSQL, Edge Computing, IoT, Industry 4.0, and more

2018 Predictions for Big Data, Databases, & Analytics

January 09, 2018
Happy New Year from the HarperDB Team!   It’s a new year full of promise, new technology and so very much data. This year we will see maturation of technologies new and existing , and a partial departure from the cloud. Let’s peer through the shroud of time and discuss what is coming in 2018 regarding all things data. 
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3 Trends in Serverless Compute: IoT and Beyond

December 11, 2017

In the deluge of new tech terms that are constantly hitting our eyeballs serverless” or serverless compute” is one term that comes up more and more frequently. While the term serverless is a bit of a misnomer, we need servers or at least computers to run code, the concept allows a developer to write bits of code and deploy it to a framework that autoscales up and down in real-time in r esponse to requests.
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Why I am Excited about the Repeal of Net Neutrality

November 27, 2017
I am not excited because the cost of my Netflix subscription is going to go up ten fold.  I am not excited because this is a further opportunity for my browsing history to be exploited in order to micro target me goods and services.   I am excited because I don’t see any of that happening.  I believe in the power of the tech community to innovate and adapt. 
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