Automated documentation versioning for dbt

Automated documentation versioning in dbt with Secoda. Learn more about how you can automate workflows to turn hours into seconds. Do more with less and scale without the chaos.

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By integrating with dbt, Secoda enables automatic versioning of documentation when schema changes occur. This integration triggers the tagging of updated documents as 'version-updated'. The metadata from dbt is seamlessly incorporated into Secoda, reducing the time spent on documentation. This integration allows users to focus more on distributing insights rather than dedicating excessive time to documentation. Secoda automates the creation of comprehensive data documentation, encompassing table descriptions, column details, and glossary terms.

How it works

Secoda offers seamless integration with dbt, allowing users to automatically generate data documentation. By leveraging metadata from dbt, Secoda's Automations feature can create detailed descriptions for tables, columns, and glossary terms. The Automations feature consists of Triggers and Actions. Triggers activate the workflow, allowing users to schedule actions at specific intervals or on a custom basis. Actions encompass various operations, such as filtering and updating metadata, enabling users to customize workflows according to their team's requirements. Secoda also supports bulk updates to metadata in Airbyte, streamlining the process of managing data documentation.

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By integrating dbt with Secoda, companies are able to enhance their documentation process by leveraging AI. Secoda acts as a centralized platform that consolidates various aspects of data management including data catalog, lineage, documentation, and monitoring. This integration enables users to create documentation more efficiently, benefiting from the advanced capabilities of AI technology. By combining dbt and Secoda, companies can streamline their data knowledge index and optimize their data management workflow.

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