Published : Apr 26, 2023
Assess Worth exploring with the goal of understanding how it will affect your enterprise.
dbt-expectations is an extension package for dbt inspired by Great Expectations. Data quality is an important tenet of data governance, so when it comes to automated data governance, it's important to craft built-in controls that flag anomalies or quality issues in data pipelines. Just as unit tests run in a build pipeline, dbt-expectations makes assertions during the execution of a data pipeline. In the dbt world, you can run Great Expectations–style data quality tests on your warehouse directly within dbt. Our teams have been exploring this, and it made sense to highlight it.