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Contributor: Philip Russom

Philip Russom, Ph.D., is director of TDWI Research for data management and oversees many of TDWI’s research-oriented publications, services, and events. Before joining TDWI in 2005, Russom was an industry analyst covering BI at Forrester Research, Giga Information Group, and Hurwitz Group. He also ran his own business as an independent industry analyst and BI consultant and was a contributing editor with leading IT magazines. Before that, Russom worked in technical and marketing positions for various database vendors.


All articles by Philip Russom

Benefits of the Hadoop-Based Data Lake

In some emerging best practices, a free-form data lake implemented on Hadoop complements a structured relational data warehouse.

Self-Service Data Access: The Foundation for Emerging Analytics

New practices such as self-service data prep, exploration, and discovery don't work well (or at all) without new ways of making data more accessible.

Succeed at Your First Contact with Big Data and Hadoop

To overcome barriers and get started with big data and Hadoop, you need the right business case, the right training, and a good starting point.

The Data Lake: What It Is, What It's For, Where It's Going

Evolving approaches to analytics and data management are driving users toward the data lake as a new way of managing certain data.

Modernizing a Data Warehouse with Real-Time Functions

Accelerate your business closer to real-time operation by implementing new technologies in the data warehouse and related systems.

Defining Elastic Data Warehousing

Now that clouds are established IT platforms, some users are migrating their data warehouses to leverage the elasticity of clouds.

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