data catalog

When Choosing Your Data Catalog, Consider Who Will Use It

Your data catalog is the most-important part of your data stack.  Data catalogs empower your workers to get more information from your data investments, gain better data insights as a whole, and make smart decisions more quickly. And you can’t settle for just any data...

Why You Need a Data Catalog for DataOps, According to Forrester Research

Big data has revolutionized the business world. Since the phrase “big data” first rose to prominence in the early ‘00s, numerous studies have shown that businesses focused on using data and business analytics to inform their decisions are significantly more productive...

5 Takeaways from Snowflake Summit 2022

It was amazing to see the data world’s best and brightest come together again — in person and under the bright lights of Las Vegas — for Snowflake Summit 2022. From June 13-16, Snowflake’s largest-ever global user conference welcomed nearly 9,000 in-person and over...

The Most Important Skills for Data Engineers

They’re not what you might think... When Catalog and Cocktails hosts Tim Gasper and Juan Sequeda invited Ergest Xheblati, Lead Data Architect at EverQuote, to be their guest on the penultimate episode of the podcast’s third season, the conversation took an unexpected...

The Future of Data Catalogs, from Sanjeev Mohan

Sanjeev Mohan is the Principal of SanjMo. He spoke at the data.world summit in spring of 2022.   The promise of metadata is enormous, and the recent hyper-growth of data catalogs reflects that promise.  Data catalogs unify how our data is created, transformed,...

Why You Need to Data the Sh*t out of Your Business in a Downturn

In the now iconic line of the 2015 movie The Martian, marooned astronaut Mark Watney (played by Matt Damon) gave us a new verb to sum up his only possible exit from his Red Planet dilemma: “I’m going to have to science the sh*t out of this.” For many businesses, our...

5 Questions with Emily Hawkins

Sure, it’s fun to chat with data executives and thought leaders, but this season, we are focusing on the people who roll up their sleeves and get the data work done. And there’s no better place for a podcast like ours to start than with a data practitioner at Drizly.

5 Questions with Sarah Catanzaro

The modern data stack is often defined by the type of technologies that exist within it. Cloud-based, open source, low/no code tools, ELT, and reverse ETL. But surely there’s more to it… isn’t there?

5 Questions with Nick Schrock

The modern data stack is often defined by the type of technologies that exist within it. Cloud-based, open source, low/no code tools, ELT, and reverse ETL. But surely there’s more to it… isn’t there?

5 Questions with Erik Bernhardsson

New data tools drop daily, but are they worth the hype? Some launch with overinflated expectations, while others solve a problem that doesn’t really exist. On the flip side, there are tools that transform the enterprise and have the potential to change the way we manage data forever. The question is, how do you tell the difference?

Visualize Your Data and Analytics Ecosystem with Eureka Explorer™

Coming to a catalog near you in fall 2022 The modern data stack is complex and constantly evolving. Traditional data catalogs have a hard time cataloging the volume and diversity of data being ingested, let alone enabling data teams to use it. Without new ways of...

You Have Questions, We Have Eureka Answers™

Data analysts and data scientists are the lifeblood of your data and analytics organization. You rely on their insights to drive important business decisions, but searching your data catalog to find the information needed to fuel their analyses is often fraught with...

Know Where to Go with Eureka Action Center™

Your data catalog is a central knowledge repository that acts as a hub for data and analytics governance. It is the meeting point for data producers, data consumers, and data product managers to share important information. Given the important role it plays in...

Simplify Data Catalog Management with Eureka Automations™

An enterprise data catalog should make your organization smarter and more efficient – the more automated the better. But automation is not the answer if it doesn’t help people extract real value from the data and analytics environment. data.world with Eureka...

3 Ways To Prevent Data Engineer Burnout

Data engineers — The reluctant heroes of your data team Does Superman ever feel burned out? Does he feel he has to constantly meet unrealistic expectations? Does he resent the lack of work-life balance that comes with the title “hero”?  And if so, is he likely to hang...