Lakes, Fabrics and Conquering Big Data

Scott Gnau, president, Teradata Labs

The "data lake" term is quickly gaining currency in the big data conversation, and a related concept with tremendous potential, "data fabric," is embedded in the data lake approach. But, first we need to clarify that the data lake, which, in theory, works exactly like it sounds, is indeed an approach, not a particular product or service. The elephant in the room here (no pun intended) is Hadoop. It is certainly easy to make the leap from the new technology of Hadoop to the new architecture of a

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a WatersTechnology account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: