June 16, 2021
In just a few short years, cloud computing has become the first choice for a spectrum of business use cases. Today, large, established companies are migrating significant systems to the cloud, such as data warehouses, data lakes, and business analytics applications.
Businesses want cloud data management to fuel innovation and free them from on-premises constraints. Organizations envision significant return on investment (ROI) through smarter, faster, and more agile decision making.
Although a simple “lifting and shifting” of data to the cloud can reduce costs and IT management overhead, it does not alone deliver a positive ROI. Organizations must take advantage of the opportunity to unify scattered data and modernize technologies and practices for data integration and management.
This TDWI Checklist focuses on how organizations can accelerate ROI with data warehouse and data lake modernization initiatives. We discuss six steps that lead to intelligent, end-to-end data management that delivers greater value from these vital systems.