Tag Archives: ETL

What Happened to Hadoop?

Six or Seven years back, Hadoop was the big thing. It was going to solve our big data analytic needs, it would provide cheap storage and query power with commodity servers. More and more companies were going to be using … Continue reading

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Data Orchestration

We continue to deal with larger and larger data sets all the time. In fact, it seems that most people find themselves outgrowing the capabilities of some of their OLTP databases, often RDBMS stores, and need to upgrade hardware or … Continue reading

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Fragmented or Centralized Data

I read a piece recently that talks about the hassles of copying data multiple times for different applications. In my experience, I haven’t seen this to be the main problem with data. It’s not often that we might replicate, in … Continue reading

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Self-Healing ETL

The process of building ETL flows is cumbersome and time consuming. Many consultants have made a lot of money by building ETL processes that manage the movement of data in and out of databases, including to data warehouses. There is … Continue reading

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