FTC orders Google, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft to reveal acquisition data

(Reuters) — Concerned that big tech companies are unfairly engaging in potential anti-competitive behavior, the Federal Trade Commission said on Tuesday it ordered Alphabet’s Google unit, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Microsoft to provide information on mergers that were too small to report to antitrust regulators. The queries come as the Justice Department, the FTC, state […]


Datometry raises $17 million to virtualize data warehouses

Warehouse virtualization, alternatively known as logical data warehousing and data federation, offers advantages over traditional data warehousing solutions in that it’s faster and cheaper to market. That’s because it doesn’t require designing, building, and deploying a data warehouse (i.e., a system for reporting and data analysis) from scratch and because it eliminates the need for […]