• How Data Lakes Open New Possibilities for Your Organisation

    In the past years, I have seen a flood of information on data lakes, and it looks like it is becoming as much of a buzzword as Big Data. I described data lakes as a growing trend in 2015 – stating that it was time for organisations to experiment with data lakes. But are we seeing much progress? Sure, organisations like Facebook, Google and Yahoo have advanced considerably, and their developers experience numerous benefits using data lakes. But what does it mean - a data lake - and what are the benefits of it? And are ‘offline’ organisations such as retailers and financial services [...]

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