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How Kaleva Media used Dataform to leverage the power of Snowflake and scale their processes illustration
Case study

How Kaleva Media used Dataform to leverage the power of Snowflake and scale their processes

Data teams
After initially setting up Dataform in November 2019, Kaleva now manage 243 (and growing) separate datasets: all documented, and automatically tested using assertions.
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Invest in your analysts, now!

Opinion

Invest in your analysts, now!

Data teamsData stacks
Too many data analysts are expected to do their jobs without the required tools and infrastructure. It's time for a change.
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Converting Looker PDTs to the Dataform framework illustration
Guide

Converting Looker PDTs to the Dataform framework

Data modeling
Looker PDTs are a great resource for quickly prototyping transformations, but are missing a few key features. If you're ready to take your modelling to the next level, try the Dataform framework.
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Exporting BigQuery usage logs to... BigQuery illustration
Guide

Exporting BigQuery usage logs to... BigQuery

Data modeling
Turn on BigQuery audit log exports to start analysing your BigQuery usage
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ETL vs ELT. Why make the flip? illustration
Opinion

ETL vs ELT. Why make the flip?

Data stacks
Data warehousing technologies are advancing fast. The cloud data warehousing revolution means more and more companies are moving away from an ETL approach and towards an ELT approach for managing analytical data.
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Advanced data quality testing with SQL and Dataform illustration
Guide

Advanced data quality testing with SQL and Dataform

Data modeling
A deep dive into some advanced data quality testing use cases with SQL and the open-source Dataform framework.
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Building an end to end Machine Learning Pipeline in Bigquery illustration
Guide

Building an end to end Machine Learning Pipeline in Bigquery

Data modeling
In this article we walk through building a simple end to end BigQuery Machine Learning pipeline using Dataform to help us manage the end to end process of data preparation, training and prediction.
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Sending data from BigQuery to Intercom using Google Cloud Functions illustration
Guide

Sending data from BigQuery to Intercom using Google Cloud Functions

EngineeringData stacks
Clean, well modelled data is useful for more than just analytics. Google Cloud Functions can help you operationalize your data by sending it other services.
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Great data teams build products illustration
Opinion

Great data teams build products

Data teams
The best data teams don’t just help the business answer questions. They build products for the organization to help them become more data driven.
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How we use Dataform to monitor campaign conversions at Outshine

Guide

How we use Dataform to monitor campaign conversions at Outshine

Data modelingAnalytics
How Outshine use assertions in Dataform to monitor conversions for their clients.
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Model Segment data in minutes using the Dataform Segment package

Package

Model Segment data in minutes using the Dataform Segment package

Data modelingData stacks
The Dataform Segment package helps teams set up core Segment data models with a few lines of code, enabling data teams to spend more time focusing on the specifics of their business
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How we store protobufs in MongoDB

Guide

How we store protobufs in MongoDB

Engineering
Use a custom codec to cleanly store protobuf documents in MongoDB
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How Liv Up used Dataform to grow their data team and onboard new members.

Case study

How Liv Up used Dataform to grow their data team and onboard new members.

Data teams
Livup were able to scale the size of their team from 6 to 20 people by reducing the number of tools they were using and making their onboarding process more efficient.
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How Echo increased efficiency 3X by migrating their transformations to Dataform.

Case study

How Echo increased efficiency 3X by migrating their transformations to Dataform.

Data teamsData stacks
2How Echo use Dataform to ensure their data is reliable and scale their data stack, whilst collaborating more closely with the engineering team."
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How Outshine use Dataform to scale analytics across their business

Case study

How Outshine use Dataform to scale analytics across their business

Data teams
How Outshine use Dataform to collaborate effectively within one platform, ensure data quality and significantly reduce the time it takes them to build reports for their clients.
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How we use MobX to solve our frontend application state problems

Guide

How we use MobX to solve our frontend application state problems

Engineering
How we utilize MobX at Dataform to solve our frontend application state problems
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Import data from S3 to Redshift in minutes using Dataform

Guide

Import data from S3 to Redshift in minutes using Dataform

EngineeringData stacks
How to use the COPY command in Dataform to load data from Amazon S3 to your Redshift warehouse.
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Accelerate your Dataform modeling using Stitch ETL

Guide

Accelerate your Dataform modeling using Stitch ETL

Data stacks
A tutorial on how to use Dataform and Stitch together to power your company's analytics
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How to write unit tests for your SQL queries

Guide

How to write unit tests for your SQL queries

Data modelingAnalytics
Verify that your SQL does what you think it does
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How to set up a modern analytics stack

Guide

How to set up a modern analytics stack

Data stacks
What does a world class analytics stack look like in 2019?
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Introducing Dataform

Company news

Introducing Dataform

Data teamsData stacks
Introducing a faster and more efficient way to manage data in your warehouse with Dataform.
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Building a TypeScript monorepo with Bazel

Guide

Building a TypeScript monorepo with Bazel

Engineering
A short introduction to managing multiple TypeScript NPM packages with Bazel inside a monorepo.
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A practical guide to DataOps best practices

Opinion

A practical guide to DataOps best practices

EngineeringData stacks
What are DataOps best practices, why do you need them, and how can you adopt them.
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Introducing the Dataform SDK

Company news

Introducing the Dataform SDK

Data modelingEngineering
An overview of the Dataform open-source SDK: a framework to help data teams manage modern cloud data warehouses such as Google BigQuery, Amazon Redshift and Snowflake.
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Consider SQL when writing your next processing pipeline

Opinion

Consider SQL when writing your next processing pipeline

Data modeling
Today, most non-trivial data processing is done using some pipelining technology, with user code typically written in languages such as Java, Python, or perhaps Go. The next time you write a pipeline, consider using plain SQL.
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Three tables every analyst needs

Guide

Three tables every analyst needs

Data modelingAnalytics
An introduction to three tables that can be used to power most of your user analytics.
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Testing data quality with SQL assertions

Guide

Testing data quality with SQL assertions

Data modeling
A short overview of how to to use SQL based data assertions to enforce high data quality in your data warehouse.
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