[Vaccination 2021] How to Count Things with dbt (Drew Banin)
Modern organizations leverage machine learning, data science, and AI to build predictive, responsive, and personalized applications. BUT! Most are bad at counting things. That’s where dbt comes in. dbt is an open source framework used to define, test, and document datasets. In this talk, we will discuss the what, why, and how behind dbt and data warehousing in the year 2021.
This talk is part of the Vaccination Database (Second Dose) Tech Talk Seminar Series.
Drew is a co-founder at dbt Labs and an open source maintainer of dbt. He’s built event collection systems that scaled to billions of events per month, implemented Markov-based marketing attribution models on millions of dollars of marketing spend, and dreams in NetworkX graphs.
More Info: https://db.cs.cmu.edu/seminar2021-dose2#db5