One of the ways to make big data useful is to collect it all in a Hadoop-based repository and then give users self-service tools to access it. But there are a lot of details that must be hammered out before the Hadoop dream becomes a reality.
For TD Bank, the route to data lake efficiency is currently passing through a suite of end-to-end tools that address some of biggest stumbling blocks customers encounter when working with new technologies. Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD Bank) is one of the largest banks in North America, with 85,000 employees, more than 2,400 locations between Canada and the United States, and assets nearing $1 trillion.
Author: Alex Woodie