Our fourth interview in our UnitedWeTech chat series is with Polar Squad Consultant Heini Ilmarinen. We chatted with her about her work with Azure DevOps,
OPINIONS STATED ARE OUR OWN AND NOTHING TO DO WITH OUR EMPLOYERS.
“DBAs have to have discipline to work with infrastructure as code..and switch from portal to doing it via files.”
“Appropriate models in the cloud are still a challenge and have to be well thought out.”
“Infrastructure and data layers- focus on code or data quality depending on what is needed.”
People think fresh clean data is magic..but it isn’t..lots of stuff in the sewer and lots of infrastructure to make that happen.There is so much possibility in data platform, not just dba or development. Testing/Cleaning/Devops.
Testing works great when data is close to production. When it isn’t more bugs will go out. Creating test data is a skill.