There are so many different configurations possible for data infrastructure. It will differ based on whether you are in the cloud, on premise, or in a hybrid situation. Here is an example infrastructure in the…
You want data, “learn sql” they say. So now Jenny the accountant who pulls data once a month, needs to learn and relearn sql in addition to doing her regular job of accounting. This is a massive failure of the big data industry.
When a database is primarily used for analytics, dashboards, and historical reporting they are referred to as OLAP systems. The primary difference between the two is not the underlying database software or even the data model. Instead, it’s how they are used.
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