An Introduction to Next Generation Master Data Management (MDM)

An Introduction to Next Generation Master Data Management (MDM)   Master data management is the framework of processes and technologies aimed at creating and maintaining an authoritative, reliable, sustainable, accurate, timely and secure environment. This environment represents a single version of truth as an accepted system of records across a diverse set of systems, business …

Introduction to Teradata Architecture: An MPP System in Action

Introduction Teradata was created by Teradata Corp. in 1976 and is considered as one of the best Relational Database Management Systems available today. It makes an interesting read to understand how Teradata has been the leader in the market for so many years. In this blog, we’ll cover Teradata’s unique architecture to learn why so …

A Data Governance’s Purpose

A Data Governance’s Purpose   I recently read a remarkable book of one endearing dog’s search for his purpose over the course of several lives. The book is called A Dog’s Purpose and it touches on the universal quest for an answer to life’s most basic question: Why are we here?  During his countless adventures, …

Using Deep Learning to Build a Recommendation Engine

Using Deep Learning to Build a Recommendation Engine   The rise of advanced computational techniques using deep learning has increased the popularity of recommendation engines. Recommendation engines are perhaps most well known for their use in e-commerce platforms, where they are applied to identify relevant products for online shoppers. In this blog post, we’ll be …

8 Tips for Managing Agile Remote Teams

8 Tips for Managing Agile Remote Teams   Before we dive into the 8 tips for managing agile remote teams, let’s first review a quick overview of agile methods. It has been more than 30 years since the roots of agile methods started taking shape. This first occurred when developers felt the need for iterative/incremental …

6 Steps for Selecting an Open Source Big Data Lake Tool

What is a Big Data Lake? A big data lake brings data from various source systems to a common data store like HDFS or Amazon S3. The data store can then be used for various applications and use cases in your organization. It can also be utilized by data scientists to perform analytics and gather …

Components of Modern Web Applications

Technology’s Influence on Business Demands Today, businesses are required to successfully adopt and apply rapidly changing technology in order to stay competitive and expand their markets and profits. Because of this, new techniques, frameworks and tools have been created to enable the development of Modern Web Applications that satisfy both actual business needs and end …

Amazon S3 Explained (Part 2)

Amazon S3 Explained Transitioning From On-Site Data Storage In this part 2 of “Amazon S3 Explained”, we’re going to be looking at what services and options clients have if they are looking to transition their existing on-site data storage to the AWS cloud. In part 1, we went through all the reasons a client might …
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