From Data Warehouses and Data Lakes to Data Fabrics for Analytics

Dec 3, 2021

The evolution of data architecture for analytics began in earnest with relational data warehouses. The data lake was the next progression. Then data lake houses combined some of the best properties of both data warehouses and data lakes. But relational data models just aren’t very good at handling data diversity.

Properly implemented data fabrics represent the latest evolution of analytics architecture.

Stardog founder and CEO Kendall Clark penned this article for insideBIGDATA. Learn more about how data fabrics are the cornerstone of modern analytics architecture, especially when implemented with data virtualization, knowledge graphs, and expressive data models.