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Data Wrangling, “Groups & Loops,” and Some Company Called Google: Questioning Authority with Trifacta CEO Adam Wilson

As CEO of Trifacta, Adam Wilson is committed to developing the best in data-wrangling technology, and then of course, preaching its gospel. He and I spoke recently about Trifacta’s past, present, and future  (“groups and loops”), partnerships with companies you…

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Data on a Social Mission: Questioning Authority with Data for Democracy’s Jonathon Morgan

This is the sixth in Blue Hill Research’s blog series “Questioning Authority with Toph Whitmore.” At a time when many of us seek ways to apply our skills in the service of the greater social good, some people are actually…

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On DataOps, the DoD, and Operationalizing Data Science: Questioning Authority with Composable Analytics’ Andy Vidan

Andy Vidan is the CEO of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based DataOps startup Composable Analytics. He founded the company two years ago with MIT colleague Lars Fiedler. They now lead Composable—self-funded and self-sustaining, by the way—and are establishing a beachhead in the nascent…

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Self-Service Big Data in the Cloud: Questioning Authority with Qubole CEO Ashish Thusoo

This is the fourth in Blue Hill Research’s blog series “Questioning Authority with Toph Whitmore.” Ashish Thusoo is the co-founder and CEO of Big-Data-as-a-Service provider, Qubole. He and I recently talked DataOps, data disintermediation at Facebook, elastic-data pricing models, abstraction…

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Everything is an Event: Questioning Authority with Rocana CTO Eric Sammer

This is the third in Blue Hill Research’s blog series “Questioning Authority with Toph Whitmore.” Eric Sammer is one of the co-founders at Rocana. Almost-three-year-old Rocana is a leader in the data operations management space, and San Francisco-based Sammer serves…

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Making the Case for Gender Equity in Big Data: Questioning Authority with Arcadia Data Co-Founding Engineer Anjali Norwood

This is the second in Blue Hill Research’s blog series “Questioning Authority with Toph Whitmore.” Anjali Norwood is a co-founding engineer at Arcadia Data, multiple patent holder, leader of the Arcadia Data engine team, and mother. She’s also an active…

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DataOps, Monetization, and the Rise of the Data Broker: Questioning Authority with Tamr CEO Andy Palmer

This is the first in Blue Hill Research’s occasional blog series “Questioning Authority with Toph Whitmore.” As co-founder (with friend Michael Stonebraker) of Vertica, Andy Palmer ambitiously sought nothing less than to reinvent the database. In 2013, he and Stonebraker…

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