Category Archives: Nathan Green

Teradata and the REST

Wednesday April 5th, 2017

When we talk to our customers today about Teradata’s place in the enterprise, it’s always in the context of an Analytics Ecosystem. This reflects our core belief that, to unlock the full potential of analytics within an organisation, you need a variety of platforms, tools and technologies that work together to enable new questions to… Read More »

Is your DbFit?

Wednesday December 7th, 2016

In my previous blog I talked about modular design enabling continuous integration and automated testing through to delivery. Many customers I have worked with find the immediate challenge is how to do the testing, especially as it applies to a data warehouse or lake. In this blog I will look at how to setup simple,… Read More »

DevOps Decoded: Modular Design

Monday September 12th, 2016

I have been reading and thinking a lot about DevOps recently, specifically in the area of development/test/deployment automation and how it would be best applied to building analytic solutions. Like metadata, I believe DevOps is coming into its prime, with the advancements in open source and resurgence in programming combining to provide all of the… Read More »

Just what’s in my data warehouse – and what should I do with it?

Monday May 23rd, 2016

The analytics ecosystem today is evolving into a data fabric, where data is located in different places and processed in place with tools and technologies ideally suited to the specific type of analytics being performed – with all of this being transparent to the end users. But that is a recent development, for many years… Read More »

To JSON or not to XML, that is the question!

Monday February 15th, 2016

In today’s broad and diverse analytics environment, being able to work effectively with multi-structured data is the key to unlocking new value and insights.  In an ideal world we would be able to direct data assets onto the best platform and tools available to process it, perform our analysis and deliver the insights to exactly… Read More »