Quacking Around the Web
MotherDuck-related news, blog posts, podcasts, videos and more
2023/08/14 - Rahul Joshi, Data Science Intern @ dltHub
dlt-dbt-DuckDB-MotherDuck: Simple MDS-in-a-box
Rahul combined dlt, dbt, DuckDB, MotherDuck, and Metabase to create a Modern Data Stack in a box that makes it very easy to create a data pipeline from scratch and then deploy it to production.
2023/07/28 - Anna Geller @ Kestra
DuckDB vs. MotherDuck — should you switch to the cloud version?
This post shares how to get started with both DuckDB and MotherDuck, what are key differences between them, and when to choose each of these options.
2023/07/25 - Joe Reis and Ryan Boyd
Interview w/ Ryan Boyd: Small Databases Are MotherDucking Awesome
Joe Reis, co-author of the best-selling O'Reilly data engineering book, chats with Ryan on the evolution and future of databases, the pendulum between single-server and distributed computing, DuckDB and MotherDuck, and much more.
2023/07/06 - Tamara Fingerlin @ Astronomer
Three ways to use Airflow with MotherDuck and DuckDB
This blog post covers three key ways you can use DuckDB with Apache Airflow, whether you are working locally or in the cloud.
2023/06/27 - Ryan Boyd
If a Duck Quacks in the Forest and Everyone Hears, Should You Care?
Ryan Boyd speaks at the Databricks Data + AI Summit 2023 on why "Duck posting" has become an internet meme for praising DuckDB on Twitter. Nearly every quack using DuckDB has done it once or twice. But, why all the fuss?
2023/06/22 - Jamie Davidson @ Omni
Announcing a Ducking awesome integration
Jamie Davidson, Founder at Omni, announces and demonstrates support for MotherDuck in their business intelligence platform.
2023/06/22 - Herman Schaaf @ CloudQuery
Moving Data from Postgres to MotherDuck
The team at CloudQuery shows how to use their open source ELT platform to move data between PostgreSQL and MotherDuck.
2023/06/22 - Pete Hunt @ Dagster
Revisiting the Poor Man’s Data Lake with MotherDuck
How to build a powerful, cheap, and useful data platform with Dagster and MotherDuck.
2023/06/22 - Frederic Lardinois @ TechCrunch
MotherDuck launches its DuckDB-based cloud analytics platform
MotherDuck, which has raised a total of $47.5 million, today announced the launch of its serverless cloud analytics platform, built alongside the original creators of DuckDB, the embeddable open source database.
2023/06/22 - Jon Saltzman @ Ascend
Ascending with MotherDuck
Ascend now allows you to build data pipelines that deliver data to MotherDuck.
2023/06/22 - Duncan Riley @ siliconANGLE
MotherDuck launches new cloud analytics platform built on DuckDB
Data infrastructure and analytics startup MotherDuck today announced the release of its cloud analytics platform designed to make analyzing data of any size easier by leveraging the open source DuckDB engine.