Conversations at the intersection of data engineering and business

with Kostas Pardalis & Eric Dodds

Episode 64

November 24, 2021

with Ciaran Dynes

 – Chief Product Officer, Matillion

On this week’s episode of The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas have a conversation with Ciaran Dynes, the Chief Product Officer at Matillion, a powerful and easy-to-use, completely cloud-capable ETL/ELT solution.

Episode 62

November 17, 2021

with Rob Rastovich

 – CTO, ThingLogix

On this week’s episode of The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas have a conversation with Rob Rastovich, the CTO of ThingLogix, a Bay Area company that provides IoT services and solutions. Additionally, Rob lives on and operates a 200-acre cattle ranch in Oregon that utilizes the IoT. 

Episode 61

November 10, 2021

with Kevin Gervais

 – Founder and CTO, Touchless

This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas are joined by Kevin Gervais, the founder and CTO of touchless.inc. Their conversation highlights how business is a flow of data and that making intentional choices with handling and structuring data can make a big impact on the business.

Episode 60

November 3, 2021

with Ashley Jeffs

 – Open Source Software Consultant & Maintainer of Benthos

​​This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas talk with Ashley Jeffs, the creator and maintainer of an open source project for data stream processing called Benthos. Ashley describes the journey of Benthos from starting out as just a personal “weekend warrior” project of his to becoming a full fledged project that he’s maintained for five years.

Episode 59

October 27, 2021

with Justin Borgman

 – Chairman & CEO, Starburst Data

This week on The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas are joined by Starburst Data’s chairman and CEO Justin Borgman to discuss driving analytics while dealing with increasingly siloed and fragmented stacks.

Episode 58

October 26, 2021

with Scott Gnau

 – Head of Data Platforms, InterSystems

In this week’s episode of The Data Stack Show, Eric and Kostas host a conversation with Scott Gnau, the head of data platforms at InterSystems, an organization that processes data from, among other industries, the electronic medical records and capital markets spaces. Their discussion dives into an analysis of the concept of a data fabric and how it compares to the idea of a data mesh.