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Data Digest: Big Data Context, Data Lake in a Box, Data Governance Mistakes

Read how KPIs give necessary context to big data, how Koverse promises an effective data lake in 30 days, and what 5 data governance mistakes to avoid in your big data project.

KPIs Give Context to Big Data

Regardless of the amount of outside data you collect in your big data quest, the information is useless without internal context. This article argues that using KPIs as that internal context is the best way to measure the success of your big data projects.

Read more at Forbes

Data Governance Worst Practices

Proper data governance is a tough task when you're faced with big data, so make sure you avoid these 5 common mistakes.

Read more at Datanami

Koverse's Pre-built Data Lake

Building infrastructure is the first step to utilizing big data, but making it effective quickly can be difficult. This article discusses a "data lake in a box" from Koverse that promises a speedy and high-quality data lake fit for analytics in 30 days.

Read more at ADT Mag

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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