Alation to Host Webinar on Data Management Re-Defined for Self-Service Analytics

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Nov. 16, 2015Alation, Inc., the data catalog company, today announced a live, complimentary webinar featuring findings from Forrester Research to take place on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST. The webinar will showcase how the rise of self-service analytics are driving the re-definition of data management and producing new solutions that embrace self-service, collaboration and transparency.

Guest speaker Michele Goetz, principal analyst for Forrester Research covering enterprise and data architecture, will join Satyen Sangani, CEO and co-founder of Alation, to share key tips and use cases for finding a productive balance between self-service analytics and governed data management.

Attendees will learn:

  • How organizations today are empowering their data consumers with self-service data preparation
  • Why data catalogs can successfully encourage hyper-collective behavior, resulting in greater data context and insights
  • How to utilize data context surfaced inline by speeding analytic discovery

Details-at-a-Glance

What: “Self-Service Analytics and Data Management – At Odds?” complimentary webinar
Featuring: Michele Goetz, principal analyst at Forrester Research, and Satyen Sangani, CEO and co-founder of Alation
When: Thursday, Nov. 19 at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST
Where: To register for the free event, visit https://bit.ly/Goetz_Nov_Webinar

About Alation

Alation, the leader in collaborative data cataloging, empowers analysts and information stewards to search, query and collaborate for faster, more accurate insights. The Alation platform leverages artificial intelligence to automatically capture the rich context of enterprise data, including relationships between data sets, analyst usage and trusted insights. Customers include Albertsons, eBay, Pfizer, Square, and some of the world’s largest financial services firms. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Alation is funded by Costanoa Ventures, Data Collective, Harmony Partners, and Icon Ventures. For more information, visit alation.com.