What is a data lake?

techradar.pro | Dec 4, 2019 at 12:47 PM
  • When it comes to cloud computing, the terms we use are almost as important as the data we store and analyze.
  • Cloud computing experts started using the term data lake to differentiate the storage of both structured and unstructured data compared to a data warehouse.
  • In the case of a retailer who needs to access product information, machine learning can determine which SKUs are stored in a data lake and pull that data into an app.