Tag: Data and Analytics

The Future of Data Engineering

October 5, 2018

Neil Sparrow, Managing Consultant, Altis London Neil recently attended a fascinating meetup discussing how the nature of how we manage data could change. Hosted by the DataNinjas community and Blis group, he heard speakers from the web advertising, data hosting and data science sectors. These are his key takeaways: Data as Product We should treat Data as

Altis Lunch & Learn Series: Snowflake is SNOWBALLING!!!

September 28, 2018

Richard Roose, Principal Consultant from our Sydney office, recently attended a Lunch & Learn session hosted by Altis where Snowflake presented their disruptive technology offering. Richard shares his 4 key takeaways below. Separate Storage & Compute: The 1st piece of the puzzle was to separate storage from compute. This simple concept created a number of distinct advantages.