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    6 min read

    Comparing Cloud Providers: AWS vs. Azure vs. GCP

    By Kayly Lange on 6/13/19 9:55 AM

    In a little over a decade, the cloud went from a new buzzword and fascinating concept to indispensable for business. In fact, by 2020, it's predicted that 67% of enterprise infrastructure will be cloud-based, and 82% of the workload will reside on the cloud.

    Topics: Flexibility data engineering cloud providers dev engineering
    15 min read

    Normalizing Data for Warehouse Centralization

    By Ben Gregory on 3/21/19 5:00 AM

    A very common initiative these days is data warehouse centralization across an organization. DWaaS (data warehouse as a service) has become commoditized to the point that organizations of every size can begin setting up a reporting infrastructure starting at only a couple hundred dollars a month. This is really exciting and, when copying data from other structured databases, a relatively simple process.

    Topics: Flexibility Guides data engineering data warehousing big data
    4 min read

    Why Every Data Scientist Needs A Data Engineer

    By Laurel Brunk on 2/14/19 8:34 AM

    The data scientist was deemed the “sexiest job of the 21st century.” The Harvard Business Review reasons that this “hybrid of data hacker, analyst, communicator and trusted adviser” is a rare combination of skills, worth a high paycheck.

    Too good to be true? Yes, according to Forbes. Turns out, data scientists spend most of their time (up to 79%!) on the part of their job they hate most.

    Topics: Flexibility data engineering data science romance