Data Observability: How to Fix Your Broken Data Pipelines


While the technologies and techniques for analyzing, aggregating, and modeling data have largely kept pace with the demands of the modern data organization, our ability to tackle broken data pipelines has lagged behind. So, how can we identify, remediate, and even prevent this all-too-common problem before it becomes a massive headache? The answer lies in the data industry's next frontier: data observability. When you were growing up, did you ever read a Choose Your Own Adventure novel? You, the protagonist, are responsible for making choices that will determine the outcome of your epic journey, whether that's slaying a fire-breathing dragon or embarking on a voyage into the depths of Antarctica.