Category: Videos

Next-Generation Architecture Video #2 is Live!

Be sure to check out our next video in our Next-Generation Architecture video series. In this video we review some of the streaming solutions and what to consider. Additionally, we discuss the importance of using a Landing Zone to buffer the data to the Data Lake.
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Next-Generation Data Architecture: INTRICITY101 Video Series

Have you checked out our latest INTRICITY101 video? We're starting a 4 part video on the Next-Generation Data Architecture using the cloud. This will feature Snowflake as the target platform due to its game-changing features. The next video will air on April 23rd. To register when it's ready, click here.
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What is Data Orchestration?

What is data orchestration? Watch this video as Jared Hillam reviews what it is and how it's a critical part of setting up cloud data ingestion frameworks. Click here for video: https://youtu.be/iyw9puEmTrA
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The Code Liquidity Problem

Liquidity in the financial services industry represents turning investments into cash. There are, however, investments that have serious barriers to becoming cash. Take for example a commercial skyscraper in Manhattan. The number of buyers that can afford skyscrapers is not high so the ability to liquidate an asset like that takes serious time and money.…
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What is a Database Schema?

The other day I had somebody ask me, what is a database schema? This is a great question and something that I think should get its own video title. I explain it in other videos but it's something that needs its own attention. In essence the schema represents any kind of structure that we’re defining…
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What Data Science Isn’t

Is it possible to hammer in a nail with a jackhammer? Well sure, but obviously it would be better to have a hammer. A few months ago we paid a visit to a company that was very excited to tell us they were doing data science. As they explained the project it became painfully obvious…
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Data Deduplication factory

We recently had a discussion with a financial services company which had several concerns about moving to the cloud. But surprisingly, these concerns did not come from the technical staff, but rather their business leaders. "I just don't trust it" was the statement from one of their executives. So, this article is for all those…
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86,000 Monthly Views

Over the last 4 weeks, Intricity hit over 86,000 views on its YouTube channel called Intricity101. The channel covers a wide array of topic including Data Warehousing, Data Governance, Business Intelligence, and other data related topics.
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Data Maturity: $100M-$200M in Revenue

In our previous video we talked about the Discovery Stage which pointed out the data challenges of smaller organizations. In this video, we’re going to cover the Inclusive stage which usually represents companies that are between 100-200 million dollars in size. These organizations are seeking to prioritize inclusiveness in both audience and data sources, and…
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