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“Putting Data Everywhere”: Leveraging Centralized Business Intelligence for Full-Blown Data Culture
For most organizations, the introduction to the holistic organizational transformation required for implementing data culture begins with business intelligence. According to Looker Chief Data Evangelist Daniel Mintz, however, the efficacy of even the most powerful analytics yielded from BI tools has traditionally been hampered by one onerous obstacle:
Looker flouts conventional wisdom in making data lakes accessible
Looker aims to make self-service manageable by taking a unique approach to modeling the data assets underneath. Sounds far-fetched? Tell that to the hundreds of customers who've doubled the company's business over the past year alone.