Blog Articles

The Focus Podcast – Agile Data Governance Patterns

Early in 2022 Shane Gibson was lucky enough to talk to the Focus podcast crew about agile governance in the data domain. Watch or listen to the episode.

ELT without persisted watermarks ? not a problem

We no longer need to manually track the state of a table, when it was created, when it was updated, which data pipeline last touched it …. all these data points are available by doing a simple call to the logging and bigquery api. Under the covers the google cloud platform is already tracking everything we need … every insert, update, delete, create, load, drop, alter is being captured

Three Agile Testing Methods – TDD, ATDD and BDD

In the word of agile, there are three common testing techniques that can be used to improve our testing practices and to assist with enabling automated testing.

Catalog & Cocktails Podcast – agile in the data domain

Early in 2022 Shane Gibson was lucky enought to talk to the Catalog and Cocktails podcast crew about agile in the data domain.  Watch or listen to the episode.

Agile DataOps

TD:LR Agile DataOps is where we combine the processes and technologies from DataOps with a new agile way of working, to reduce the time taken and increase the value of the data we provide to our customers What's in a...

The “Killer” Feature

One feature to rule them all As product managers we are always looking for the next “killer feature” for our product. You know the one, that feature that will become the magical thing that will have customers flooding...

3 types of product features

Our UX/UI journey is accelerating We are currently full steam into the development of the initial User Interface for The team have done some awesome work on the UX designs for a bunch of the core screens,...

Buy, Build or Lease

One of the (many) things we needed to decide when we started to build out the MVP, was which capabilities we would build vs which capabilities we would buy or lease. We have a defined principle of lease...