Author: Irfan Ahmedtehreem-naeem

Database Management Software: Features, Types, Benefits, and Uses

The volume of data shared across enterprises increases rapidly, making it difficult to manage their data. One possible solution for data management is Database Management Software (DMS) which allows organizations to improve data accessibility and simplifies the process of documents […]

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5 Best Practices for Customer Data Integration

Customer data integration (CDI) is an important aspect of customer relationship management. It creates a ‘single source of truth’ by consolidating customer information from different business units. If performed correctly, it ensures that all business divisions have continuous access to […]

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Maximize the Value of Your Data with Data Conversion Tools

Enterprises frequently undergo changes due to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and system upgrades. These transitions can create silos containing inconsistent and redundant data. Data conversion is a key step in this process that converts raw data into meaningful information. […]

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What is Application Integration? Definition and Benefits

There are several applications that fulfill dedicated needs and roles within businesses. Hence, instead of depending on one application, organizations use multiple applications to meet their requirements. However, handling several applications and the data within them can be challenging. This […]

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Data Repository: Importance, Challenges, and Best Practices

With time, data is becoming more significant to business decision-making. This means you need platforms to gather, store, and analyze data. A data repository is a virtual storage entity that can help you consolidate and manage critical enterprise data. In […]

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PDF Scraping: A Guide to Extracting Unstructured Data from PDFs

PDFs are considered the perfect digital alternative for paper-based documents because ofw their excellent compatibility across devices and operating systems. They are widely used for exchanging digital business documents, such as invoices and contracts. The critical advantage of PDFs is […]

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A Step-by-Step Guide to SQL Data Migration

SQL data migration is defined as moving data to or from the SQL Server. The migration process may appear straightforward at first, but it involves a lot of complexity, especially when migrating a large volume of enterprise data. When we […]

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Data Mart vs. Data Warehouse: Know the Difference

For accurate business intelligence, companies rely on data warehouses and data marts. They serve as a centralized repository, storing existing and historical data for analysis and data-driven business decisions. So, what’s the difference between these two data repositories? In this […]

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Understanding Structured, Semi-Structured, and Unstructured Data

When we talk about data or analytics, the terms structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data often get discussed. These are the three forms of data that have now become relevant for all types of business applications. Structured data has been around […]

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What is Data Integrity in a Database? Why Do You Need It?

Issues with data accuracy and consistency exist across all businesses and can result in minor disturbances and substantial business complications. Comprehending the basics of data integrity and how it works is the initial step in retaining the quality of your […]

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Astera Centerprise 8.4 – Unifying Integration Capabilities in a Single Platform

We are excited to announce the latest enhancements to Astera Centerprise 8.4, including new native connectors and bug fixes, in our September’20 release. Our end-to-end data integration platform empowers users to take control of each step in their data pipeline […]

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Data Profiling: What It Is and How It Improves Data Quality

In a world that’s more connected than ever, data volumes within the enterprise and individual systems continue to rise. While managing such a massive amount of data is tricky, there’s another big challenge: maintaining data quality. Do you know data […]

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Connect to Amazon Aurora Database with Astera Centerprise

AWS Aurora Database is a fully managed relational database built for the cloud and compatible with MySQL. It is widely used by modern enterprises to manage their transactional data. Amazon Aurora database utilizes Amazon’s unique, scalable cloud architecture to deliver […]

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Get Extended Connectivity to Snowflake Database with Astera Centerprise

Snowflake is a relational SQL data warehouse, developed on the cloud. It is widely used by data professionals across various industries to store enterprise data and facilitate data sharing. Snowflake’s ability to process analytics data makes it suitable for business […]

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A Simple Guide to Automating API Integration

An Application Programming Interface (API) is a set of protocols for building applications. APIs enable different web services, systems, and application software to connect and share enterprise data. What makes APIs so widely used is that they are ‘platform-independent.’ As […]

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