REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Nov. 16, 2015Alation, Inc., the data catalog company, today announced a live, complimentary webinar featuring findings from Forrester Research to take place on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST. The webinar will showcase how the rise of self-service analytics are driving the re-definition of data management and producing new solutions that embrace self-service, collaboration and transparency.

Guest speaker Michele Goetz, principal analyst for Forrester Research covering enterprise and data architecture, will join Satyen Sangani, CEO and co-founder of Alation, to share key tips and use cases for finding a productive balance between self-service analytics and governed data management.

Attendees will learn:

  • How organizations today are empowering their data consumers with self-service data preparation
  • Why data catalogs can successfully encourage hyper-collective behavior, resulting in greater data context and insights
  • How to utilize data context surfaced inline by speeding analytic discovery

Details-at-a-Glance

What: “Self-Service Analytics and Data Management – At Odds?” complimentary webinar

Featuring: Michele Goetz, principal analyst at Forrester Research, and Satyen Sangani, CEO and co-founder of Alation

When: Thursday, Nov. 19 at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST

Where: To register for the free event, visit https://bit.ly/Goetz_Nov_Webinar

About Alation

Alation pioneered the data catalog market and today is leading its evolution into a platform for a broad range of data intelligence solutions including data search & discovery, data governance, data stewardship, analytics, and digital transformation. Thanks to its powerful Behavioral Analysis Engine, inbuilt collaboration capabilities, and open interfaces, Alation combines machine learning with human insight to successfully tackle even the most demanding challenges in data and metadata management. Nearly 200 enterprises drive data culture,  improve decision making, and realize business outcomes with Alation including AbbVie, DraftKings, Exelon, Finnair, Genentech, Marks & Spencer, MercadoLibre, Munich Re, New Balance, Pfizer, Scandinavian Airlines, and US Foods. Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Alation is backed by leading venture capitalists including Costanoa, Data Collective, Icon, Sapphire, and Salesforce Ventures. For more information, visit alation.com.