The term Data Lake has been gaining popularity recently as most of the enterprises have incorporated it into their analytics software’s. Every word and phrase that is used to describe Data Lake have provided us much useful information about how we interpret it.
So we at dataottam decided to understand the various ways Data Lake could be defined. So we conducted a survey and found very interesting thoughts, words and phrases used for defining Data Lake, from developers to founders, to name a few like Kirk Borne[Principal Data Scientist] from Booz Allen Hamilton, Sonal Goyal[Founder] from Nube Technologies, Sanjay Pande[CTO] from RapidGenDS, Brian Krpec[CEO] from Big Data Elephants and Dhivya R[Chief Data Scientist] from Grandatos.
Out of overwhelmed responses we have filtered top 16 definitions of Data Lake, as a new beginning for 2016.
We thank each and every one of you for your time and sharing your definition on Data Lake.
Below are 3 of these 16 definitions.