[Book Discussion] - BI and Analytics on a Data Lake: The Definitive Guide

Discussion created by maprcommunity Employee on Nov 10, 2016



Data is evolving so it's not surprising that the worlds of business intelligence (BI), self-service data exploration, and analytics are also in their own state of metamorphosis.
What happens when you pair these three disciplines with big data technology? their new book, The Definitive Guide to BI and Analytics on a Data Lake, authors Jim Scott and Sameer Nori examine the business potential and significant dynamics of analytics and self-service data exploration on a big data platform.





Start reading now to learn more about:
- Why data lakes are becoming central to enterprise data architectures
- The spectrum of analytics now possible, including:
- Examples of big data analytics in the real world
- How to make big data analytics work for you

Learn how the acceptance and adoption of BI and analytics on big data is vital for the success of digital- and business-transformation initiatives in every organization. 


Get a taste of the book with these two blog posts:

BI, Analytics, and Big Data: The “A-ha!” Moment (Part 1) | MapR 

Exploring the Relationship Between Hadoop and a Data Warehouse (Part 2) | MapR 



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