The next generation of Data Platforms is the Data Mesh Webinar

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When:  Nov 16, 2022 from 01:00 PM to 02:00 PM (ET)

As enterprises become more agile, centralization appears more and more a thing of the past waterfall world. This need is equally true with data platforms. This paradigm drove us to build a Data Mesh, this next generation of data platforms for PayPal Credit. This talk will detail quickly go over the evolution of data platforms, highlight the problems of current data platforms, and explain why we decided to build a Data Mesh. I will detail the four principles of the Data Mesh, how we got started, and describe some current and future challenges and how we plan to solve them. Part of the Expert Hour series.

Data Mesh is a growing interest for all data-driven companies in the world. It solves many of the problems of the current data platforms. Data Meshes are becoming as crucial as data warehouses or data lakes. The audience will care as there is little to no literature on how companies implement this new paradigm.
What is a data mesh and why is it necessary, the four principles of data mesh and their implication, and designing the architecture of your first data mesh?
  • Enterprise innovation
  • Scalability and reliability of data.
  • Data science.
  • Digital transformation
Key Speakers

Jean-Georges Perrin - Platform Intelligence Lead

Jean-Georges "jgp" Perrin is a technology leader focusing on building innovative and modern data platforms at PayPal, president of AIDAUG, and author of Spark in Action, 2nd edition (Manning). He is passionate about software engineering and all things data.