Realizing the Promise of a Data Lake
As the market's enthusiasm for modern big data architecture continues, the promise of the data lake continues to elude many. Mainstream production implementations in industries as varied as retail, health, and financial services are becoming more and more common. To ensure that a data lake implementation is a strategic core component of a modern big data architecture, enterprise organizations must be sure their data lake implementation meets enterprise service level agreement for scalability, performance, security and availability and addresses and manages each stage of the data value chain.
In the paper Realizing the Promise of a Hadoop Data Lake Paul Miller and Kelly Schupp explain how you can realize the promise of a data lake, and how you can prevent it from becoming a data swamp.