The First Data Catalog Designed for Collaboration

Amazon for Information: A Modern Data Catalog

Strata + Hadoop World 2016

A data catalog provides context to help data analysts, data scientists, and other data consumers (including those with little technical background):

  • Find a relevant dataset
  • Determine if it can be trusted
  • Understand what it means and utilize it to make better products and better decisions

Aaron Kalb explores how enterprises build interfaces that make sourcing data as easy as shopping on Amazon. Register to view the presentation on the right.

Aaron Kalb, Alation

Aaron has spent his career crafting delightful and empowering human-computer interactions, especially through natural language interfaces. After leaving Stanford with two degrees in Symbolic Systems and working  at Apple on iOS and Siri (doing engineering, research and design in the Advanced Development Group),  Aaron leads the design team and guides the product vision at Alation. In his spare time, he enjoys backpacking, board games and Thai food.