Data Catalog

Top 10 Capabilities to Look for in a Data Catalog (Part 2)

July 20th, 2017 | Todd Goldman

As in our Part 1 post, we interviewed our customers—which rely on data catalogs to execute important business process and deliver offensive and defensive data intelligence—to find out which capabilities are most important when implementing a data catalog across your enterprise data fabric. Here’s the […]

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top 10 capabilities for a data catalog part 2 Data Catalog

Top 10 Capabilities to Look for in a Data Catalog (Part 2)

As in our Part 1 post, we interviewed our customers—which rely on data catalogs to execute important business process and deliver offensive and defensive data intelligence—to find out which capabilities are most important when implementing a data catalog across your enterprise data fabric. Here’s the […]

Read More July 20th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
top 10 capabilities for a data catalog part 1 Data Catalog

Top 10 Capabilities to Look for in a Data Catalog (Part 1)

    Since the data cataloging space is relatively new, many organizations don’t know what to look for in a data catalog. To help shed some light, Waterline Data worked with its customers to develop this list of the critical capabilities to be aware of […]

Read More July 18th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
Self-Service Analytics

How Faster Decision Making Becomes Smarter Decision Making

  “Jeff Bezos does not like sitting still.”   So wrote the Economist a couple of days ago after Amazon said it would acquire Whole Foods for $13.7 billion.   The opposite of sitting still, of course, is motion. And for Jeff it’s not just […]

Read More July 11th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
big data department of defense Big Data

Can Big Data Solve the DoD’s Big Data Problem?

  Federal Computer Week recently ran a story on how the US Department of Defense is creating more supply chain related security vulnerabilities through the continued expansion of suppliers. But at an Intelligence and National Security Alliance event, government officials and providers suggested that Big […]

Read More July 3rd, 2017 | Todd Goldman
data catalog in the cloud Cloud

Why more Data Catalog implementations are moving to the cloud

An increasing number of our customers are moving from on-premises to cloud-based solutions for their data analytics needs. When we started Waterline Data in 2013, we were focused on big data running in on-premises Hadoop clusters. Big data required big computer clusters and even in […]

Read More June 26th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
gdpr compliance struggle GDPR

75% of Organizations Say They Won’t Comply with GDPR in Time

  A couple of weeks ago, our CEO at Waterline Data sent me an article featuring some really interesting GDPR survey data from Varonis Systems. Since then, I’ve been dying to write about it, so here goes.   If you haven’t seen the research yourself, […]

Read More June 20th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
big data real time supply chain management Case Studies

From Real-Time Supply Chain Management to… “Realer Time”?

  Folks have been talking about real-time supply chain management for at least a decade now. And so, with Big Data only recently beginning to make a meaningful impact on how the flow of goods and services is managed, what are we talking about now? […]

Read More June 13th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
data catalog and metadata management Data Governance

Are You and Your Metadata No Longer Friends?

  “Metadata is our friend,” said Hitachi’s CTO at Meritalk’s Big Data Brainstorm late last year.   He was talking about how metadata can be used to create a tiered storage system to prevent data lakes from turning into data swamps. But he’s also right […]

Read More May 23rd, 2017 | Todd Goldman
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