There are hundreds if not thousands of phrases, names and acronyms flying around the world of information technology. With that in mind, Maxis Technology is offering video glossaries to help define some of this terminology in an effort to facilitate understanding and make our everyday lives a little bit easier.

Data lakes, databases and data warehouses… what’s the difference?

All three terms share some core similarities in their ability to store data, but they’re often confused and are frequently misunderstood or misused. It’s important to understand the differences between the three and how each one meets specific business needs. Hopefully, the above video can help clear things up!