Paul Singman


Why I’m Joining lakeFS

Paul Singman
April 6, 2021

Thoughts on a personal journey into the world of developer advocacy at an open-source data project. In March of 2021, I chose to leave the data team at Equinox Media and join a nascent open-source project lakeFS as the first developer advocate. In this post, I share a few reasons why I’m excited about starting this …

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Data Engineering

3 Data Lake Anti-Patterns to Avoid

Paul Singman
March 31, 2021

Rid yourself of these troubling habits and start the journey towards data lake mastery! Introduction Data lakes offer tantalizing performance upside, which is a major reason for their high rate of adoption. Sometimes though, the promise of technological performance can overshadow an unpleasant developer experience. This is troublesome since I believe the developer experience is as …

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Data Engineering

Data Lakes: The Definitive Guide

Paul Singman
March 22, 2021

What is a Data Lake? A data lake is a system of technologies that allow for the querying of data in file or blob objects.  When employed effectively, they enable the analysis of structured and unstructured data assets at tremendous scale and cost-efficiency. The number of organizations employing data lake architectures has increased exponentially since …

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