Data lakes, hubs and warehouses — when to use what

Lake

Often in any “technical” field (and I use that term very loosely), it can be quite hard to differentiate between the facts and the fiction — the latter normally created either by over-zealous product marketing or an over-increasing circle of folklore. One particular area that has a lot of attention is the whole big data […]

Deriving business benefit from the data deluge in insurance

Insurance companies venturing into digital insurance encounter typhoon volumes of data, challenging even the most adept to gain any business value. How can we weather the storms of data? More importantly, how can we turn the storms into information that delivers more revenue or saves expenses? Historically, companies have established data stores and data warehouses […]