Monday, May 15, 2017

How Airbnb rebuilt its employee-facing data resource portal on top of a graph database

Airbnb has completely rebuilt its employee-facing data resource portal in an attempt to democratise reports and dashboards and to encourage a data-driven approach across the organisation.

The portal provides access to information such as sales data, user metrics or app performance and is now accessible to all Airbnb staff, be it a data scientists, software engineer or customer service agent.

Speaking at graph database vendor Neo4j’s annual GraphConnect conference in London yesterday software engineer John Bodley and Airbnb data visualisation engineer, Chris Williams, explained how they rebuilt the back and front-ends of its employee-facing data portal.

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May 15, 2017 at 05:01PM

from Scott Carey