AWS DW, Aggregations, Default Filters – IIIB

Aggregations, Filters – AWS Data Warehouse, Part III-A The following post is a list of considerations when developing an AWS Data Warehouse solution.  Use it as a good starting point for discussions with architects, project management and stake-holders. There are many times when starting a new data warehouse project and you’re not quite sure what should[…]

AWS DW, Data Sets, Data Model – IIIA

  Data Sets, Data Model – AWS Data Warehouse, Part III-A The following post is a list of considerations when developing an AWS Data Warehouse solution.  Use it as a good starting point for discussions with architects, project management and stake-holders. There are many times when starting a new data warehouse project and you’re not quite[…]

Project Management – AWS Data Warehouse – II

  Project Management – AWS Data Warehouse – II The following post is a list of considerations when developing an AWS Data Warehouse solution.  Use it as a good starting point for discussions with architects, project management and stake-holders. There are many times when starting a new data warehouse project and you’re not quite sure what should[…]

Considerations, AWS Data Warehouse, Part I

Considerations – AWS Data Warehouse, Part I The following post is a list of considerations when developing an AWS Data Warehouse solution.  Use it as a good starting point for discussions with architects, project management and stake-holders. There are many times when starting a new data warehouse project and you’re not quite sure what should[…]

AWS Architecture – Top 5 Best Practices [Diagraming]

Cloud Architecture Diagram Development There is more to Architecture than creating pictures. You need to understand the goals of the system, the components and how every thing fits together. However, The best place to start is a great architectural diagram. We use diagrams to visualize a database design (ERD). We use them to understand a[…]

IOT, DynamoDB, Data Generator and You.

Simulate IOT Devices with a Data Generator There are many times when you will want to simulate the data being generated from your IOT device in the field. This post is the 2nd in a series focused on IOT Data Generation. I’ve spend time lately in DynamoDB and I have to say its a great[…]

IOT Projects: Where to Start?

The following are some best practices on where to start with an IOT project. Some would ask, “Is an IOT project that different than most projects?” Yes, There are some things to consider and the following is a brief outline that we ask our customers when starting a new IOT project.  If you invest time at the[…]

Build an IOT data generator

So, You’re getting ready to build the next best IOT Edge Analytics platform but you don’t want to shell out the “big bucks” for a whole lot of IOT sensors. Easy – Build a data generator based on your model and simulate predictable trends. The following is a framework of a project for you.  You[…]