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The Data Lake Debate

Data Lakes offer businesses the ability to store vast amounts of raw data until ready for use. But there are factors to consider before your firm "takes the plunge." Is a Data Lake what your business needs?

This is the question at the heart of the Data Lake Debate.

Join SAS content partner International Institute of Analytics (IIA) and special guests Tamara Dull and Anne Buff of SAS Best Practices as they debate the pros and cons of the data lake repository. Attend and discover what's at stake for business and IT leaders, and why they should care about Data Lakes.
Recorded Oct 14 2015 58 mins
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Ann Buff, Principal Business Solutions Manager, SAS and Tamara Dull, Director of Emerging Technologies, SAS
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In today's organizations, you need to get relevant data quickly to drive faster business decisions. With big data, sometimes that's easier said than done.

SAS® Business Intelligence offers predictive insights with the ability to understand the past, monitor the present and predict outcomes, no matter the size or complexity of your data. In fact, SAS helps you deliver accurate, valuable information – from Hadoop or any other big data source.

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One of the key components of SAS Business Intelligence, SAS Visual Analytics, offers self-service data discovery, enabling even nontechnical business users to explore billions of rows of data in seconds. With this tool, you can discover more opportunities and make more precise decisions, easily publishing reports to the Web and mobile devices.

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