The Top 5 Reasons Why Data Lakes Fail

In this short animation, “The Top 5 Reasons Why Data Lakes Fail,” we outline the five main reasons why data lake projects may be unsuccessful. The frequency of these easy-to-make-mistakes is what prompted Joe Caserta, co-author of The Data Warehouse ETL Toolkit (Wiley), to lead his October 2017 workshop series, Agile Data Warehousing, ETL, & Big Data Workshops.