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High-Performing Salesforce Data Connector

With Salesforce playing a large role in digital transformation initiatives, businesses are increasingly looking to leverage their Salesforce data for analytics and other mission-critical processes. However, building a custom Salesforce data connector to deliver these capabilities can be complex, time-consuming and expensive.

In this webinar, we’ll dive into the different considerations for developing a Salesforce data connector.

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Simplifying OpenEdge Data Access with DataDirect

Simplifying OpenEdge Data Access with DataDirect

Your business demands a wider degree of access to your data. In this demonstration, you’ll see how OpenEdge and Autonomous REST Connector can provide you with the superior data access capabilities your business needs to succeed.

Learn how you can:

  • Query your JSDO and REST APIs using SQL
  • Transform or mask data to address compliance regulation requirements
  • Offer seamless connectivity in minutes while improving data security and integrity

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Autonomous REST Connector Webinar

Creating Quick, Codeless Connectivity with Autonomous REST Connector

APIs enable businesses to access popular data sources from their enterprise apps, but creating these connections is both difficult and time consuming. With Autonomous REST Connector, you can consume APIs in minutes using codeless configuration and intelligent sampling. Learn more in this demonstration.

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Journey to SAS Analytics Grid with SAS, R, Python

Can Your Current Infrastructure Support High-Performance Analytics and Data Science?

Big data, compliance and a highly skilled workforce are driving organizations to transform their current analytical infrastructure to deliver enterprise computing environments that can support the latest in data science and analytics practices. SAS remains a popular choice for statistical programming languages, but there is growing demand for R and Python. Data engineers are now being tasked to deliver scalable and highly available computing resources to support analytics for a growing number of users and increasing data volumes while maintaining security for their customers.

In this webinar you'll learn:

  • Differences between traditional and Grid deployments for SAS
  • Best practices and lessons learned in deploying an Analytics Grid
  • How to deliver an open analytics strategy for SAS, R, Python and others
  • Popular data sources for advanced analytics

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Modern ETL Tools for Cloud and Big Data

Modern ETL Tools for Cloud and Big Data

Cloud and big data are now mainstream—making IT’s challenge one of effectively integrating enterprise data with these modern systems. But the challenge is multifaceted, with IT needing to master modern ETL toolkits plus address new issues such as enterprise data security beyond the firewall, support for popular data sources such as Salesforce, Eloqua, SQL Server or Oracle, custom connectivity needs and more.

This webinar drills into the options, including:

  • An overview of Modern Data Management
  • ETL Tools for the Cloud: AWS Glue, Google DataFlow, Azure Data Factory
  • ETL Tools for Hadoop: Apache Sqoop, Apache Nifi, Apache Flume
  • Best Practices for Modern ETL

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REST APIs for OpenEdge Webinar

REST APIs for OpenEdge: How OData Can Help

With the rise of SaaS applications and highly integrated microservices, REST APIs have grown increasingly popular as they enable organizations to better integrate data assets with enterprise applications. Many businesses are also increasingly adopting OData (an OASIS/ISO-approved standard) to simplify the process of building and consuming REST APIs.

Join us for this one-hour webinar and learn how to implement powerful REST APIs that enable real-time access to your Progress® OpenEdge® data. We’ll also cover how to avoid duplication of sensitive customer data from OpenEdge with our market-leading data connectivity solution, Progress DataDirect®.

Webinar topics include:

  • The business benefits of exposing REST APIs
  • Different approaches for REST-enabling OpenEdge
  • What OData is and why you need it
  • A quick demo of provisioning OData without code

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How to Mobilize Your EHR Information Quickly and Securely

The digitization of patient information into electronic health records (EHRs) has unlocked new opportunities to better serve patients. However, this data is often difficult to access. In this webinar, Niko Skievaski, co-founder and president of Redox, and Jikku Venkat, VP of Product for Kinvey at Progress, show you how to strip away all the archaic complexity and leverage your patient information to deliver better app experiences.

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Five Things Every Healthcare CIO Needs to Know to Accelerate Health Innovation

Digital innovation is attained via a combination of people, process and technology. This webinar will focus on the technology piece of the puzzle and will explain how Progress Health Cloud, which is based on the Kinvey serverless backend, can be used in conjunction with Redox’s EHR Integration Platform to provide a HIPAA-compliant innovation accelerator for your entire community.

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Certify Tableau, Power BI, Qlik Connectors with Your Cloud/Saas App

Certify Tableau, Power BI, Qlik Connectors With Your Enterprise Apps

Visual analytics is an essential component for enterprise BI strategies, which has driven demand for full integration of business applications with data visualization tools across the enterprise. To satisfy this demand and deliver seamless user experiences to their customers, many ISVs are building their own BI/data connectors.

However, a build-your-own strategy is neither economical nor scalable, with each enhancement request taking up time that could be better spent elsewhere. To avoid this, many organizations are partnering with Progress® DataDirect® to deliver universal BI connectors.

Join Progress and Tableau in this on-demand webinar to learn about:

  • The current landscape of popular data visualization and BI tools
  • Differences in integration patterns and available features across several popular tools
  • Build vs. buy comparisons using DataDirect Universal BI Connector SDK
  • Demo on custom Tableau connector

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Why You Need an Enterprise Health Cloud

HIPAA-compliant enterprise health clouds enable all types of healthcare organizations to develop innovative digital experiences for users. With the right enterprise health cloud, organizations can get started with less investment and risk while achieving faster time to market with their applications.

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Build 5-Star, HIPAA-Compliant Apps—Despite Clunky EHRs 

Rigid systems of record and legacy solutions are one of the biggest obstacles that healthcare organizations encounter as they push to digitize operations. Watch this live demo to see how you can use Progress Health Cloud, which is based on the Kinvey serverless backend, to minimize integration complexity and build better patient and provider app experiences.

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Enterprise Security in Data Access

Enterprise Security in Data Access

Get up-to-speed on the latest security advances for cloud, big data and relational databases

In the wake of increasingly frequent data breaches and emerging data protection laws like GDPR, enterprise security has become paramount. Spending on enterprise security is forecasted to increase to $96.3 billion in 2018.

As organizations continue to invest in business intelligence, big data, IoT and cloud, IT teams are introducing increasingly complex security mechanisms to authorize and encrypt access to data. Your analytics and data management tools need to be able to securely access data spread across different systems. They must run within existing policies, and without introducing security risks.

Join the Progress experts as they explain what it takes to securely access data from rapidly evolving enterprise data access layers.

Watch this webinar to learn about:

  • Advances in end-to-end data security
  • Latest technologies for big data and cloud—Knox, Ranger, Sentry, Kerberos, OAuth
  • Newest security innovations in enterprise databases such as Oracle, SQL Server and more
  • How Progress configures and tests security in complex environments
  • Progress Security Vulnerability Response Policy

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What's New in REST APIs for Your Database

What’s New in REST APIs for Your Database

Deliver OData-based REST APIs to Modernize your Enterprise Data

REST APIs have grown exponentially over the past decade thanks to the rise of SaaS applications and highly integrated microservices architectures. Organizations are adopting REST API strategies to better integrate data assets with modern consumers across desktop, web and mobile applications.

To simplify the process of building and consuming their REST APIs, many enterprises have increasingly adopted OData, an OASIS/ISO approved standard. In the wake of new data privacy laws such as GDPR, organizations are once again looking for powerful REST APIs to access their systems of record in real-time without duplicating or moving sensitive customer data from their enterprise databases.

Watch this on-demand webinar in which experts from Progress and Gartner discuss:

  • Why you should RESTify your database
  • What OData is and what’s new in the latest ISO-approved version
  • Different options for REST-enabling your databases

Plus —don't miss our quick demo of provisioning OData without code.

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Digital Innovation in Healthcare at Thomas Jefferson University

Jefferson Health is one of the many organizations in the healthcare space that is capitalizing on new tools and technologies to drive digital innovation across the board. In this webinar, Jefferson’s Neil Gomes discusses how his team works to make the healthcare experience more patient-centric, agile and responsive.

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Improving Outcomes for Substance Abuse Treatment

Substance abuse is one of the fastest growing health problems we face today. In this webinar, Sean Gunderson (co-founder at iTether), Joe Corkery (Healthcare Product Management at Google Cloud Platform) and Jikku Venkat (VP of Product for Kinvey at Progress) discuss how mobile can transform addiction treatment and drive better outcomes. 

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Deliver Secure SQL Access for Enterprise APIs

Companies typically build numerous internal applications and complex APIs for enterprise data access. These APIs are often engineered for application developers and based on protocols such as REST or SOAP with payloads in XML or JSON.

However, enterprise data teams need to access this data for analytics, which requires standard query capabilities and the ability to surface metadata. As enterprises adopt new analytical and data management tools, a SQL access layer for this data becomes imperative. Many industries such as financial services, healthcare and technology rely on Progress® DataDirect® OpenAccess™ SDK to build a custom ODBC, JDBC, ADO.NET or OLE DB layer on top of their internal APIs and hosted multi-tenant databases.

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn about:

  • Use cases for providing SQL access to your enterprise data
  • How organizations provide SQL Access to their APIs
  • Pitfalls and best practices to building SQL access

Plus—don’t miss our live demo using OpenAccess SDK to provide SQL access for a REST API.

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Frictionless Hybrid Data Access for Clouds

Learn how Paxata delivers firewall-friendly connectivity to on-premises data for customers.

Enterprises today are rapidly adopting the cloud, while continuing to retain sensitive business data inside the firewall. Cloud ISVs often get requests to connect these database silos (big or relational) using technologies such as VPN or SSH tunneling. However, these approaches are difficult to manage and not engineered for accessing business data from the cloud.

Cloud ISVs are looking to deliver a secure and frictionless data access experience for their customers. Hear directly from Paxata about how the company leverages Progress Hybrid Data Connectivity to securely connect hybrid environments for customers¾without requiring network changes.

Watch this on-demand webinar to learn:

  • Common hybrid data access scenarios for cloud applications
  • Common approaches to accessing business data behind the firewall
  • How our vendor agnostic gateway allows cloud ISVs to securely connect to data behind the firewall
  • How customers can access on-premises data and a wider range of data sources for data integration, quality, cleansing, shaping and enrichment with the Cloud version of Paxata's self-service data preparation platform.

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Open versus Embedded Analytics for Cloud Apps

Open vs. Embedded Analytics for Cloud Apps

What is the right strategy for your product – ”embedded analytics,” or “open analytics,” which allow friction-less integration with external tools? Or could it be both?

This webinar explores popular open and embedded analytics strategies. It’s intended for cloud application vendors and ISVs with on-premises apps moving to the cloud. In this webinar, Progress and the Eckerson Group will share their deep expertise in business analytics.

Watch this on-demand webinar to:

  • Get a market overview for popular analytics and data management tools
  • Learn about embedded analytics and where it fits in an analytics strategy for cloud apps
  • Learn about open analytics for cloud apps and how to deliver a BYOA ("bring your own analytics”) strategy
  • Receive an overview of DataDirect Hybrid Services
  • Enable open analytics via standard SQL (ODBC/JDBC) and REST (OData)

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For Pharma: Innovation in Patient Reported Outcomes

Patient-reported outcomes (PRO) are vital for assessing how a patient is doing over time and can be used to evaluate health-related quality of life (HRQOL), treatment evaluation and symptom reduction. In this webinar, Marc Porter (Managing Director of Healthcare at IOMEDIA), Joe Corkery (Senior Product Manager at Google Cloud Platform) and Jikku Venkat (VP of Product for Kinvey at Progress) discuss how patient-centric apps can be used to dramatically improve PRO.

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For Providers: Innovation and Digital Health Acceleration

The bar for user experiences is constantly being raised, and healthcare providers must keep up with growing expectations. In this webinar, Carla Small (Boston Children’s Hospital Digital Innovation and Digital Health Accelerator), Joe Corkery (Healthcare Product Management at Google Cloud Platform) and Jikku Venkat (VP of Product for Kinvey at Progress) discuss how to harness—and scale—digital innovation across your provider community to drive better results.

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