Conversations at the intersection of data engineering and business

with Kostas Pardalis & Eric Dodds

Episode 21

January 20, 2021

with Patrick Thompson and Ondrej Hrebicek

 – Co-founders, Iteratively

On this week’s episode of The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric are joined by the co-founders of Iteratively, CEO Patrick Thompson and CTO Ondrej Hrebicek. Iteratively helps companies know that their data can be trusted by helping capture clean, consistent product analytics. Today’s conversation digs into the behind-the-scenes of Iteratively and how trust in data can help accelerate the velocity of an organization.

Episode 20

January 13, 2021

with Arian Osman

 – Senior Data Scientist, Homesnap

This week on The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric are joined by Arian Osman, a senior data scientist at Homesnap who is also nearing the end of his Ph.D. in computational sciences and informatics and is the developer of an e-commerce clothing brand. Homesnap is designed for both homebuyers and agents to access data from the MLS (Multiple Listing Service), providing real-time, accurate information to all parties involved.

January 6, 2021

with Stephen Bailey

 – Director of Applied Data Science, Immuta

This week on The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric are joined by Stephen Bailey, Director of Applied Data Science at Immuta. Immuta is a startup that focuses on enabling data teams to have really fast, efficient and understandable access controls on their data.

Episode 18

December 31, 2020

with Jason Haupt

 – Data Science Lead, Bind

This week on The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric are joined by Jason Haupt, data science lead at Bind, a no-deductible health insurance company determined to give immediate answers and clear costs before point of care. Jason’s unique background of having a Ph.D. in particle physics and working at the Large Hadron Collider at CERN have informed the way he goes about approaching data at Bind.

Episode 17

December 9, 2020

with Ioannis Papapanagiotou

 – Senior Engineering Manager, Netflix

This week on The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric are joined by Ioannis Papapanagiotou, senior engineering manager at Netflix. Ioannis oversees Netflix’s data storage platform and its data integration platform. Their conversation highlighted the various responsibilities his lean teams have, utilizing open source technology and incorporating change data capture solutions.

Episode 16

December 3, 2020

with Andrew Elster

 – Co-founder, CIO, and Chief Architect, Earnnest

On this week’s episode of The Data Stack Show, Kostas and Eric finish part two of a conversation about Earnnest, a digital platform originally designed for facilitating real estate transactions. In the previous episode, they talked with the CTO and co-founder Daniel Jeffords, and in this week’s episode, they talked with the other co-founder, Andrew Elster, CIO and chief architect. Andrew describes more about Earnnest’s stack and their decision to utilize Elixir and talks about their vision for scaling up their product.