No Extract, Transform and Load? Really?
Data Management
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Data Management
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No Extract, Transform and Load? Really?

Raju Bodapati - September 5, 2013

There are some new data aqusition tools that help reduce Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) and related support costs drastically. (more…)

Data Integration Ecosystem for Big Data and Analytics
Analytics
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Analytics
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Data Integration Ecosystem for Big Data and Analytics

Raju Bodapati - February 8, 2013

In my article, “Data Integration Roadmap to Support Big Data and Analytics,” I detailed a five step process to transition traditional ETL infrastructure to support the future…

Analytics
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Data Integration Roadmap to Support Big Data and Analytics

Raju Bodapati - December 11, 2012

Traditional extract, transform and load (ETL) has existed since the times when data warehousing evolved to help move data from legacy mainframe applications.  Therefore, data movement from…

Analytics
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Big Data and Analytics – Suggestions to Approach

Raju Bodapati - November 28, 2012

There has always been an opportunity to create big data. There have also always been opportunities for prediction based analytics in the repeatable processes. For example, a…

Analytics
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Data Analytics Evolution at LinkedIn – Key Takeaways

Raju Bodapati - October 26, 2012

At Teradata Partners Conference 2012 held this week near Washington D.C., Simon Zhang’s talk on “Data Sciences and Analytics Evolution @LinkedIn,” provided many useful insights for oraganizations wanting…

Data Quality
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Data Quality: Opinions and Impressions Matter the Most

Raju Bodapati - October 18, 2012

The perception of quality and the reliability of data assets can change with time. It only takes one incident or error for someone to doubt the information…

Business Intelligence
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Addressing Slowly Changing Dimensions with Teradata v13

Raju Bodapati - December 7, 2011

Earlier in my blog, Slowly Changing Dimensions – Special Attention Needed, I touched upon the need to pay special attention to slowly changing dimensions. Organizations have three…

Data Quality
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Garbage in the Lockers and Gold on the Streets

Raju Bodapati - May 6, 2011

How often do we find the currency and gold lying unprotected in the office cubes or corridors?  How often do we find piles of garbage in and…

Data Quality
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Data Quality – Everyone is a Stakeholder

Raju Bodapati - April 29, 2011

I have been wondering when we as a society realize our stake on effective implementation of data quality assurance. We “the people” systematically learn to accept the…