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Data Digest: Data Storytelling, Big Data on NoSQL, Modernizing Systems

Today’s articles address best practices for data storytelling, determining when NoSQL is a better alternative to Hadoop, and ensuring your enterprise is ready for new technologies.

Data Storytelling is Much More than Visualizations

The key to crafting a strong data narrative lies not in the visuals but in understanding the story. This article is a guide on how to improve the story part of data storytelling.

Read more at Datamation

Effective Big Data Alternatives to Hadoop

Hadoop and big data have seemed synonymous, but this article claims NoSQL databases may be more effective and less expensive for some big data use cases.

Read more at Forbes

Best Practices for Going Digital

This article offers general guidance on modernizing enterprise systems and considering cloud migration.

Read more at Information Age

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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