How did Devon move from a traditional reporting and data warehouse approach to a modern data lake? What did it take to go from a slow and brittle technical landscape to an a flexible, scalable, and agile platform? In the past, Devon addressed data solutions in dozens of ways depending on the user and the requirements. Through a visionary program, driven by Databricks, Devon has begun a transformation of how it consumes data and enables engineers, analysts, and IT developers to deliver data driven solutions along all levels of the data analytics spectrum. We will share the vision, technical architecture, influential decisions, and lessons learned from our journey. Join us to hear the unique Databricks success story at Devon.
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Over the last 25 years, Larry has worked with data in many capacities including development, database administration, data architecture and design. Throughout his career he has been focused on turning data into actionable information, continuously focused on end user consumption. He has led transformations from IT driven reporting to the development of rich self-service data tools for end users. Mr. Querbach received a BA from Michigan State University and MBA from the University of Oklahoma.