It has many aliases – pond, reservoir, swamp – but the concept of the Data Lake has gained a strong foothold in today’s data ecosystem. Its early days saw it used primarily as a landing zone for raw data, but a range of new application areas are emerging, from self-service analytics and BI to a wholly governed and secure data store. As the Data Lake matures, they key is to tie its broad functionality to business value.
Register for this Exploratory Webcast to hear Dr. Robin Bloor offer his perspective on why the information landscape is changing and what the various roles of the Data Lake are thus far. He’ll be joined by Data Scientist Dez Blanchfield, who will discuss his hypothesis of the future of data management and suggest ideas for surviving the Data Lake hype.