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The Modern Data Platform – Part 1 – a Brief History of Data Warehousing

The Modern Data Platform – Part 1 – a Brief History of Data Warehousing

The phrase “Modern Data Platform” is increasingly being used, but what is it?  Is it just the latest name for Data Warehouse (DW) or something different? Will it support my big data/near real time streaming needs?  What if I don’t know what those needs are yet?  And why do I even need a “Modern Data Platform”?  This post, the first in a series, will provide one perspective on that question by firstly examining the history of data warehousing and how…

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