RAW Blog

November 15, 2021

Data as a Product

Do we really manage our data as a product? What does that mean for customers? Is a data product really that different from a traditional product? And what can we learn from other more established industries about their products, and apply them back to our fledgling data product space?

November 12, 2021

Retrieving JSON data from a REST API in Excel with Power Query

When you have created your data API through RAW, it’s likely that you will want to show users the data in their favourite data analysis tool. Here we show how…

happy end user. happy data scientist
October 6, 2021

Make your data scientists happy

… by spending less time on data and more time on science. Alex Zerntev shows how to turn difficult data into accessible and actionable data quickly and reverse the common…

September 16, 2021

Data Disaggregation: a perspective

Is your data being pulled in many directions, to different locations and databases? This is called Data Gravity, and a challenge that needs architectural reconsideration. Read our perspective.

August 23, 2021

Embedded Analytics inside SaaS with RAW

Georges Lagardère shows how to use RAW’s flexible Query-as-a-Service capability to embed analytics from other data sources inside Salesforce (as an example)

August 11, 2021

Interrogating machine generated data for diagnostics

Cesar Matos shows us how RAW can give fast answers to a complex data problem where engineers need to investigate issues plaguing operational systems.

August 3, 2021

Calculation-as-a-Service: Value at Risk (VaR) within Financial Services

A worked example of using RAW Labs NoDB platform to perform large scale data intensive calculations, using “Value at Risk” from the Financial Services domain, by Jeremy Posner.

July 27, 2021

Using RQL to move data from relational database to noSQL document database

In this post Georges demonstrates bulk transfer and manipulation of data from a Postgres relational database to JSON document store Cloudant, using RAW Query language (RQL)

July 17, 2021

Discover last updated pages on a website

Georges Lagardère shows just how quick and easy it is to query sitemap files and find the most recently updated pages on any website, using our RAW Query Language.

July 17, 2021

Query-as-a-Service explained

Jeremy Posner explains what Query-as-a-Service (QaaS) offers and dives into some of the benefits from such a capability.