My #OpsWorld experience (and why I love conferences)
I heaved a deep sigh of relief as I settled back against the hard wooden bench, the city skyline rising prominently behind me just beyond the ferry's wake. Conferences are exhausting, but I also find them invigorating. The extrovert in me loves the exposure to new...
Information Security and the BizCubed Ways and Values
We’ve blogged previously about the BizCubed Ways and Values. Many companies have versions of this – they may call them values, guiding principles or another phrase. While many in large organisations struggle to see them as more than “corporate buzzwords”, we rely on them heavily and incorporate them daily.
BizCubed’s Journey to ISO27001 Certification
A year ago, we blogged about Data Security as a Practice. Since then, we have continued the practices we talked about there, integrating it even further into our daily practice, and incorporating new processes and aspects into our existing cadence.
BizCubed Announces ISO27001 Certification
BizCubed is pleased to announce formal certification of its Information Security Management System.
Building a New Habit is HARD!
“Building business logic is a low priority, from my perspective.” This was what my CEO said to me as I shared with him my priorities for the week. The funny part? I work for a data engineering firm and operationalising the development of business logic is literally...
DataOps: ‘Build it’ or ‘Buy it’?
“When you need capability that you don’t have, there are two options: you can build it yourself, or you can partner to get it.” This was a comment made by a Senior IT Leader in a meeting of his organisation’s executives with BizCubed CEO, Zachary Zeus. We’ve...
CEO Series – Using Data to Power ‘Decision Factories’
When we think of data engineering and data science, it can often be difficult to distinguish between the two. Especially for people without a technical background it can often seem like a very vague and abstract concept We all know data is important, but how do we...
Data Engineering and Infrastructure
This week we continue our exploration of The BizCubed Method and the Data Maturity Model. See this post for an overview of the model and this post for a deep dive on Security. This week we tackle the relationship between Data Engineering and Infrastructure. ---...
Data Security as a Practice
At BizCubed, we approach security not as an achievable end-state, but as a daily practice. We intentionally build security into every aspect of our operation. In our view, this is how we get better – we teach and learn, all in an effort to Make Better Decisions Each Day.