Data Platform

5 reasons the Azure Data Lake can be invaluable to your organisation

5 reasons the Azure Data Lake can be invaluable to your organisation

With the exponential increase in data, many organisations are faced with the ever increasing challenge of storing, processing and making sense of their data. Cloud-based data lakes help address these problems by providing organisations with the capability to capture any type of data, whether structured or unstructured, and make this data available for use for a range of applications. This includes your traditional reporting from structured data warehouses to big data analytics.

What should be in your data strategy

What should be in your data strategy

Today we look at what should be in your data strategy, who should be involved and why you need to consider your budget and timelines.

How to build a data platform

How to build a data platform

Why you need to understand your audience, the questions they want answered and what your broader organisational objectives are.

Are you ready for Microsoft’s End of Support?

Are you ready for Microsoft’s End of Support?

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 are nearing the End of Support.For most people this does not mean much, but for many businesses that have software on servers that have been happily working for years, they are now faced with the task of upgrading and...