Why data analysts need a separate and purpose-built tool for exploratory analytics, a 🧵👇:
Data analysts have two distinct workflows in their day to day: 🧭exploratory analytics (doing ad-hoc and deep-dive work on data questions) and 🤖 productionized analytics (making data products, mostly in the form of dashboards).
Jan 14 • 14 tweets • 8 min read
There is an industry-defining unbundling of BI happening right now. The BI app is unbundling into two composable parts - the metrics layer and the consumption layer. A 🧵👇:
Firstly, WHY is this happening? A massive tailwind propelled by @SnowflakeDB and @getdbt. In particular, a well engineered, infinitely scaleable analytics warehouse and a transformation and modeling layer that extends into the metrics layer.
Nov 16, 2021 • 11 tweets • 4 min read
The tale of three data interfaces: a 🧵 👇
The data ecosystem is rapidly evolving, and that means better interfaces are being built to consume data and analytics for everyone in an organization.