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Data Democratization with Domo

By : Jeff Burtenshaw
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Data Democratization with Domo

By: Jeff Burtenshaw

Overview of this book

Domo is a power-packed business intelligence (BI) platform that empowers organizations to track, analyze, and activate data in record time at cloud scale and performance. Data Democratization with Domo begins with an overview of the Domo ecosystem. You’ll learn how to get data into the cloud with Domo data connectors and Workbench; profile datasets; use Magic ETL to transform data; work with in-memory data sculpting tools (Data Views and Beast Modes); create, edit, and link card visualizations; and create card drill paths using Domo Analyzer. Next, you’ll discover options to distribute content with real-time updates using Domo Embed and digital wallboards. As you advance, you’ll understand how to use alerts and webhooks to drive automated actions. You’ll also build and deploy a custom app to the Domo Appstore and find out how to code Python apps, use Jupyter Notebooks, and insert R custom models. Furthermore, you’ll learn how to use Auto ML to automatically evaluate dozens of models for the best fit using SageMaker and produce a predictive model as well as use Python and the Domo Command Line Interface tool to extend Domo. Finally, you’ll learn how to govern and secure the entire Domo platform. By the end of this book, you’ll have gained the skills you need to become a successful Domo master.
Table of Contents (26 chapters)
Section 1: Data Pipelines
Section 2: Presenting the Message
Section 3: Communicating to Win
Section 4: Extending
Section 5: Governing

Hiring for Domo team roles

Having a good job description is critical in our hiring activity and, as mentioned, is the most critical decision in developing a high-performance team. Here are basic job descriptions for the MajorDomo and Data Specialist roles.

MajorDomo job description

The MajorDomo is a manager-level role directing the activity of Domo Masters and Data Specialists. The MajorDomo works with the Executive Sponsor to define and execute business strategies to be instrumented, tracked, and optimized by the Domo team. Budgeting and staffing experience is required, as well as experience in motivating teams. The right individual will have a Master of Business Administration (MBA) or equivalent business experience in driving profit and loss and controlling expense and risk. Certification for administration and governance of the Domo platform is desired as the security of the data is paramount. Establishing data policies and managing data assets are essential duties. This...