In this episode of the podcast host Jason Foster outlines the importance of having an adaptable data platform. A data platform should be built in a way that we can learn, develop, grow and enhance what we do. Jason discusses the importance of flexibility in data platforms and why you always need to have a strategy in place before you start building your data infrastructure.
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Every business is different, especially when it comes to your data and analytics needs. That is why it is so important to sit down and think about why your business uses data and build a customised system around your goals.
[00:10] The impact that technology has had on data and analytics
[02:30] Why you need to zoom out and think of your end-to-end data chain before building your entire data platform
[04:09] The 6 key things you need to keep in mind when choosing a data platform unique to your needs
[12:40] How the 6 factors combine to create massive value for a business and outro
If you would like to find out more, watch our on-demand webinar BuildaFuture–ProofDataPlatform with James Lupton, CTO at Cynozure.