The Data Standard

The Data Standard Audio Experience with Catherine Tao and Willem Pienaar
Host Catherine Tao speaks with Willem Pienaar, Tech Lead at Tecton about Feature Stores.

Episode Summary

Host Catherine Tao speaks with Willem Pienaar, Tech Lead at Tecton about Feature Stores. Feature stores have since emerged as a necessary component of the operational machine learning stack. Feature stores aim to solve the full set of data management problems encountered when building and operating operational ML applications.

Meet the Hosts

Catherine Tao

Data scientist at The Data Standard
Catherine Tao is a tech enthusiast looking for new methods for building connections with businesses around the world. Her extensive knowledge of data science allowed her to develop new solutions and implement them into existing ecosystems. She is currently working as a Data scientist and Exclusive Podcast Producer at The Data Standard.

Willem Pienaar

Tech Lead at Tecton
Building things at the intersection of engineering, data, and ML. • Creator of Feast, an open-source feature store (feast.dev). • Frequent speaker at tech conferences, including Google Cloud Next (’18, ’19), KubeCon (’19), Spark + AI Summit (’20), Strata Data Conf (’19).