Designing big data architectures
Big data solutions are comprised of data ingestion, storage transformation, and visualization in a repeated manner to run daily business operations. You can build these workflows using the open source or cloud technologies you learned about in previous sections.
First, you need to learn which architecture style is right for you by working backward from the business use case. You need to understand the end-user of your big data architecture and create a user persona to understand the requirement better. To identify key personas you are targeting with big data architecture, you need to understand some of the following points:
- Which teams, units, or departments inside your organization are they a part of?
- What is their level of data analysis and data engineering proficiency?
- What tools do they typically use?
- Do you need to cater to employees, customers, or partners of the organization?
For your reference, taking...