Data Lake – Differences from Data Warehouses

Comparative Differences! As I mentioned before, data lakes take in all data in its raw form. As a result, this can make it a bit more time intensive and resource consuming in perform analytics on the data in the lake, but it also increases in versatility and flexibility. Because a data warehouse essentially profiles business…

A Data Lake? They’re Getting Bigger!!!

Data Warehouse Down, Data Lake Up Next! As soon as I thought we were done, I hear of data lakes. Oh woe is data… I thought everything was good, I had wrapped up my series on data warehouses and I was slowly working on topics more foundational and basic to my knowledge so far. I…

D’WuhBeeAye – Business Intel in Healthcare

Business Intelligence in Healthcare, how does it work? I believe that healthcare business intel is the answer that many hospitals should be striving to develop not only because of the efficiency that it can bring about, but it can also be used to help both the patients as well as the providers that suffer at…

D’WuhBeeAye – Data Warehouses in Healthcare!

How Data Warehouses Can Benefit Healthcare! So we’ve learned about data warehouses and business intelligence, here’s how it can connect with healthcare! Healthcare has been rapidly evolving ever since HITECH was pushed into the open. But with meaningful use driving healthcare and the transition into the utilization of more and more technology, data warehousing was…

D’WuhBeeAye – Architecture Design

Part 2 – Architecture Design! Not the building kind! The ones for a data warehouse! Reading through my books, there is already a huge emphasis on designs and how each data warehouse should be configured and maintained for different situations, organizations, and purposes. In a sense, each one is dependent on the specific needs of…

D’WuhBeeAye – Introduction to DW-BI

My First Look Into DW-BI Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence (DW-BI) I really do suppose it’s time for me to talk about this topic now, I’ve had these tabs pulled up on Chrome for close to a month now and I kept telling myself, “I’ll write about it today… no today… nah tomorrow” And now…