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Podium Perspective: The Value of Data Lakes vs. Traditional Data Warehousing


For years data warehouses and analytic appliances have been the core platforms IT teams used to deliver business intelligence and analytic data to business users. But with the arrival of big data and increasing demand for faster access to more data to drive expanded analytics, many people are thinking about big data data lakes as the next generation enterprise data delivery platform. In this Podium Perspective, Podium Data's CTO, Bob Vecchione, explains the differences between traditional data warehousing and data lakes, and why the latter has proven to be quicker, more effective, and – ultimately – a superior solution.