There has been a steady drumbeat in some quarters that the traditional data warehouse is dead, even though it is a fixture at most organizations. Some insist it is too slow and cumbersome to support today’s fast-moving and data hungry organizations while others claim it’s still a critical piece of data infrastructure that companies can’t live without. Somewhere between these extremes lies the truth.
Using our point-counterpoint approach, a team of seasoned data experts will debate the fate of the data warehouse in the era of big data and the cloud and come to a consensus opinion. This Socratic approach will help you understand: