Whitepaper: An Assessment of Pipeline Orchestration Approaches

Learn why task-centric workflow automation becomes unmanageable over time and why data pipeline automation is the key to speed, efficiency, and operational scale.


Webinar: Intelligent Orchestration - The Key to Declarative Data Pipelines

In this webinar, we explore how applying the declarative approach  to data pipelines results in 95% less code, 10x faster build times, automated maintenance, and more efficient pipelines… oh, and much happier data engineers.


Podcast: Shining A Light on Shadow IT In Data And Analytics

In this episode, founder of, Sean Knapp, and Co-Founder of Zonehaven, Charlie Crocker, share their experiences of working in and with companies that have dealt with shadow IT projects and the importance of enabling and empowering the use and exploration of data and analytics.


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New Feature: Recursive Transforms

At Ascend we see all sorts of different pipelines. One pattern we see quite often is that of change data capture (“CDC”) from databases and data warehouses, followed by data set reconstitution. Doing this data set reconstitution usually requires a full reduction — a transform in which you iterate over all records to find those representative of the latest state. This can become inefficient over time, however, as greater and greater percentages of any given data set become “stale”.

Data Lake ETL Tutorial: Transforming Data

Now that you’ve learned to Extract data with Ascend, this tutorial will give you an overview of the “T” in ETL, namely, how to start transforming your data before you load it into the final destination. We will use SQL in this example, but Ascend also supports...


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Data Engineering Podcast | Replatforming Your Dataflows

Reposted from: Building a reliable data platform is a neverending task. Even if you have a process that works for you and your business there can be unexpected events that require a change in your platform architecture. In this episode the head of data for Mayvenn...

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