People-first Data stacks - Locally Optimistic
Opportunities for the Modern Data Stack The modern data stack (MDS) is the defining paradigm informing how new organizations use technology to leverage data. Lots of digital ink has been spilled, and takes are growing ever spicier on all things MDS.
Interfaces and Breaking Stuff
Barr Moses and Andrew Jones talk about GoCardless' approach to implementing data contracts. I don't know that I'm ready to take a strong stance on exactly the approach that the post outlines, but I 100% agree with the problem statement and am exceedingly happy for more attention on the overall topic of contracts within the modern data ecosystem.
Data Catalog ROI - A primer - Castor Blog
Have you ever thought about the consequences of brushing your teeth for the first time on your 50th birthday? Doesn't seem like a good idea. Why? By the age of 30, your teeth would probably be in a serious state of decay already. Your dentist would tell you to replace them, and it would cost a fortune.