Alation is the leader in enterprise data intelligence solutions. Alation offers products in Data Catalog and Data Governance. It empowers their customers to find, understand and govern the data. Alation has developed broad range of native data source connectors. It offers Open Connector Framework (OCF) SDK to connect to any additional data sources apart from their own prebuilt connectors.

Logan Data had developed a Custom Connector from ThoughtSpot to Alation. It is an unidirectional Connector. The connector will enable the customers to extract ThoughtSpot artifacts to Alation. This will catalog the metadata and enhance the lineage information available to increase the ability to trust the data and give visibility for faster decision-making.

ThoughtSpot Overview

  • Deliver an interactive user experience with embedded search and interactive Liveboards
  • Embed ThoughtSpot components in web applications to empower end users to search application data.
  • Upskill business analysts and experts with visual tools that empower them to work with data and build Liveboards.
  • Provide a single full ThoughtSpot experience Everywhere.
  • Faster Decision Making: The Thoughtspot connector will synchronize artifacts between Thoughtspot and Alation regularly and near real-time integration thus exploring new insights and fostering faster decision making.

  • Deliver an interactive user experience: Thoughtspot with its embedded search and interactive liveboards give their users a new way to engage with data . The Thoughtspot connector will ensure their users are looking at the most relevant and recent information.

  • Connectivity and User Experience: There are many sources within the modern data stack and Thoughtspot is one such data source. Having the ability to extract, search and use all data in one place is powerful.

  • Existing Customers: Enable existing customers to connect to the Thoughtspot source.