Alation Launches Industry’s First User Community Conference for Data Catalogs

RevAlation kicks off six-city roadshow focused on enterprise adoption and best practices with Redwood City, California event

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — October 30, 2018 Alation Inc., the data catalog company, today announced RevAlation, the industry’s first user community conference series focused on enterprise data catalog initiatives. RevAlation kicks off in the community that supported Alation’s founding, Redwood City, California. From Redwood City, RevAlation will travel to five regional roadshow locations across the United States and Europe. The RevAlation Community brings together people who are deeply involved in the success of their organizations’ self-service analytics initiatives to network, discuss challenges, and share best practices.

“From the very beginning, our customers have been our greatest source of discovery, feedback and inspiration. With RevAlation, we are gathering a community built on shared curiosity around data and analytics and providing them with the ability to meet that curiosity with curated discovery.

– Satyen Sangani, CEO, Alation

RevAlation starts today with representatives from 27 different organizations gathering in Redwood City to discuss their experiences adopting a data catalog. The event features data catalog experts speaking on their experiences, including experts from Munich Re and GE Aviation, among others.

RevAlation will include six additional regional events designed to share adoption best practices with data catalog sponsors, users and prospects over the next three months. Register today to join us at a RevAlation event near you:

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About Alation

Alation, the data catalog company, is building a data-fluent world by changing the way people find, understand and trust data. The first to bring a data catalog to market, Alation combines machine learning and human collaboration to bring confidence to data-driven decisions. More than 100 organizations, including the City of San Diego, eBay, Munich Re and Pfizer, leverage the Alation Data Catalog. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Alation is funded by Costanoa Ventures, Data Collective, Harmony Partners, and Icon Ventures. For more information, visit