Here’s how Gainsight accelerated insights development by consolidating multiple data sources into a single cloud data warehouse in under 4 months.
Gainsight, a leading customer success software provider, wanted to move to a single cloud-based data warehouse to simplify and speed-up reporting.
- Multiple cloud solutions across business functions – Salesforce, Financial Force, People.ai, Expensify, Sage Intacct, Ultipro
- Desire to consolidate all inter-application related reporting requirements to a cloud-based warehousing and reporting system
- Inefficient reporting due to multiple manual Excel-based reporting methods
- Need for a centralized data lake catering to future reporting needs at minimal cost
“Persistent helped us accelerate insights development and dashboards for business users by modernizing our data stack in under 4 months.”Karl Mosgofian, CIO Gainsight
- Modernized data stack in under 4 months
- One warehouse now takes care of all inter-app reporting needs.
- Eliminated Excel-based manual reporting
- Gained the ability to maintain a single copy of data without any issues with timing or disparate data feeds
- Enabled lightning fast processing of data
- Moved to a cloud-native data warehouse
- Used an intelligent automation platform to extract and load data from app to the cloud data warehouse
- Enabled landing of data in the staging layer of data lake
- Transformed data from staging to EDW-core using the cloud data warehouse’s SQL scripts
- Created views from EDW-core per reporting requirements
- Connected views to Tableau online