Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) for decades has been used to powering up lots of enterprise analysis. EDW capability to bring data from various source and transform it into models needed by all layers of the company become main justification to made EDW an imperative element of business analytic. When Big Data is introduced as new analytic platform, due to totally different characteristic between these two technologies, people think EDW and Big Data could not stand side by side … or could they ?
Despite have extreme different on almost every step they do to perform analytic, both EDW and Big Data actually can exist side by side and complement each other. There could be big love in the air between these two platform, as long as it does correctly.