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5 signs you’re really ready for Amazon Redshift Date: 28/04/16

Amazon’s AWS is the faster-ever IT business to reach a $10 billion revenue run-rate, hitting the $10 billion mark in just under ten years. But while it’s often Amazon’s EC2 and...

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Maintaining Slowly Changing Dimensions in Matillion ETL for Redshift Date: 27/04/16

In the latest video in our Amazon Redshift tutorial series, we walk you through an example of a Slowly Changing Dimension using Matillion ETL for Redshift. Our Matillion ETL for Redshift...

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The London Marathon: how charities can boost donations with data analytics Date: 21/04/16

Big Data is helping organisations to gain greater insight into every facet of our consumer behaviour, from where we shop, to what we read and the people with whom we interact. But...

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Rethinking the art of the possible: how Amazon AWS is inspiring whole new businesses and business models Date: 20/04/16

It’s not a surprise that businesses such as Box, Issuu, Pinterest, and Netflix are big users of Amazon AWS. When bandwidth and mass storage collide, AWS is always going to be a smart...

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Big Data dashboards and how to make them work for you Date: 12/04/16

With the rise of Big Data, organisations are faced with the rather daunting task of handling more information than ever before. Whilst this presents businesses with great opportunities...

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Beyond the Higgs Boson: how AWS is pushing back the frontiers of particle physics Date: 07/04/16

What happens when you turn into sound the signals that emanate from sub-atomic particles? The physicists at CERN—the European Particle Physics Laboratory in Geneva, where Sir Tim...

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Join us at the AWS Summit in Chicago this April Date: 06/04/16

Join us for the AWS Summit in Chicago from 18-19 April. Matillion are proud to be a bronze sponsor at this free one-day event, where we will be showcasing our cloud data management...

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Amazon Web Services turns 10 years old! Date: 30/03/16

Remember March 2006? George W. Bush was the president of the United States, Disney’s Ice Age 2 was released, the Blu ray disc format was launched, NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter...

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Data Warehousing with Matillion ETL for Redshift: An independent study by Sirocco Systems Date: 21/03/16

UK-based Big Data consultancy Sirocco Systems recently conducted an independent study on how to quickly and easily build a data warehouse, using Matillion ETL for Redshift. Are you...

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Conditional execution using the ‘IF’ component in Matillion ETL for Redshift Date: 16/03/16

Matillion ETL for Redshift allows you to conduct conditional execution, using the ‘If’ component. This can be used to conditionally run components in your orchestration job, based...