Conversations at the intersection of data engineering and business

with Kostas Pardalis & Eric Dodds

Episode 71

January 19, 2022

with Jimmy Chan

 – Co-Founder and CEO, Dropbase

This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas chat with Jimmy Chan, Co-Founder and CEO of Dropbase. During the episode, Jimmy discusses how to use data cubes, getting data into a manageable format, and Dropbase integrates with the rest of the data stack.

Episode 70

January 12, 2022

with Vinoth Chandar

 – VP, Apache Hudi

This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas chat with Vinoth Chandar, Creator of the Hudi Project at the Apache Software Foundation. During the episode, Vinosh discusses his experiences building data lakes at companies like LinkedIn, Uber, and Confluent. He also gets into the differences between datalakes and warehouses, and when going open source makes sense.

Episode 69

January 5, 2022

with Timothy Chen, Brandon Chen, Paul Boccaccio, Jason Pohl, Amy Deora

 – Timothy Chen, General Partner, Essence VC, Brandon Chen, Manager of Technical Product Marketing, Fivetran, Paul Boccaccio, Senior Data Engineer, Hinge, Jason Pohl, Principal Solution Architect - Data Management Lead, Data Bricks, Amy Deora, Director of Partnerships, dbt Labs

​​This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas hosted a panel of experts from across the business and data landscape including Timothy Chen of Essence VC, Brandon Chen of Fivetran, Paul Boccaccio of Hinge, Jason Pohl of Data Bricks, and Amy Deora of dbt Labs. Together the group discusses what defines the modern datastack and how it impacts each of their businesses.

Episode 67

December 22, 2021

with Manu Bansal

 – Co-Founder/CEO of Lightup Data

This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas talked with Manu Bansal, Co-Founder and CEO of Lightup Data. During the episode, Manu helps to define data quality, explains how to design tests for quality, and describes what Lightup is doing to help businesses build solutions to test and use your data.