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What’s the difference between data lakes and data warehouses?

What’s the difference between data lakes and data warehouses?

If you’ve heard the debate among IT professionals about data lakes versus data warehouses, you might be wondering which is better for your organization. You might even be wondering how these two approaches are different at all. When you’re first learning about data lakes, you may initially feel like you’ve been down this path before. … Continue reading What’s the difference between data lakes and data warehouses?

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Providing transactional data to your Hadoop and Kafka data lake

Providing transactional data to your Hadoop and Kafka data lake

The data lake may be all about Apache Hadoop, but integrating operational data can be a challenge. A Hadoop software platform provides a proven cost-effective, highly scalable and reliable means of storing vast data sets on commodity hardware. By its nature, it does not deal well with changing data, having no concept of "update," nor … Continue reading Providing transactional data to your Hadoop and Kafka data lake