Inside Gartner’s Data and Analytics Predictions for 2017

What does the remainder of 2017 have in store for big data and analytics? Business intelligence research firm Gartner has identified three major trends businesses should keep an eye on. According to Gartner, forward-thinking companies are already on the path to creating more holistic approaches to big data and analytics that encompass the entire organization […]

What’s Damming Data Lakes? The State of Data Warehousing and Top Challenges

A data lake is a way of storing a vast amount of data in its natural format. While data warehouses store data in hierarchies, data lakes have a flat architecture. In some ways, data lakes replace data warehouses but are most often used in addition to governed data storage. This 2016 trend has many experts conflicted while others […]