BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 CALSCALE:GREGORIAN X-WR-TIMEZONE:Europe/London PRODID:-//developerFusion//DeveloperFusion.Events.Export 1.0//EN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20131107T183000Z DTEND:20131107T200000Z LOCATION:The Skills Matter eXChange, 116-120 Goswell Road, London, GB DESCRIPTION:A plethora of new databases have emerged to fill a host of storage and querying niches. While in general IT operations have gotten easier, less labour intensive, and cheaper, the operations of databases have not. The level of complexity in storing and querying data has exploded. In this session we will explore why this is the case and discuss how database software eventually will be overrun by simple services. SUMMARY:In The Brain of Ian Plosker: The Triumph of Simplicity URL: END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR