How two failure modes can sap the velocity of your data team.
Diving into the possibilities of distributed query engines + the data mesh architecture with Justin Borgman of Trino / Starburst.
Also in this issue: the definitive guide to measuring data quality; data team pay parity; evaluating the cost of complexity in data systems and…
❗ This is a hot take, written in the hours following reading Pedram’s post for the first time. It hasn’t gone through “corporate comms” (we don’t really…
Strategy in the data platform layer. Data mesh. And lots lots more.
What human-in-the-loop AI looks like in practice, with Amit Prakash of Thoughtspot.
Do any of us feel like we're doing this well? Also this week: making data actionable, the coordination challenge of large engineering teams and what a…
Why leaving behind spreadsheets made us forget how to ask "what if" questions.
Sarah's a huge fan of Terraform + other config-as-code methods, and maybe you should be too.
Why neither dichotomy is the right level of abstraction. Also in this issue: practitioner stories, how to retain customers, who are quantitative UX…
A measured look at what the economy means for data practitioners.
Data observability is really a mashup of many complex problems - how much of it can truly be automated? How much is just enough?