Data Lake architecture

The previous sections made an effort to introduce you to the high-level concepts of the whys and whats of a Data Lake. We have now come to the last section of this chapter where you will be exposed to the internals of a Data Lake. We will take a deep dive into the architecture of Data Lake and understand the key components.

Architectural considerations

In our experience, it is practically difficult to come up with a one-size-fit-all architecture for a Data Lake. In every assignment that we have worked on earlier, we had to deal with specific tailored requirements that made us adapt the architecture to the use case.

The reason why there are multiple interpretations of the Data Lake architecture is that it totally depends on ...

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