Finally, we can move beyond the ancient conflict between data warehouse and data lake! It’s no longer one vs. the other but, rather, how these two concepts can now work together as a modern data warehouse… for the benefit of both business and IT. This white paper shows how.
After a brief review of how data dominates modern business, the meaning and common usage of the two terms data warehouse and data lake—are explained. Then follows a simple architectural model showing how the two are related to and complement one another in today’s data-rich environment. This clearly demonstrates the power of envisaging a collaborative union of traditional and new approaches.