The Ultimate Guide for Remote Data Teams

Top tips, best practices and recommendations for data leaders to set up and manage remote data teams.

Atlan case study

When data teams start working from home, things can break


Primitive Security
& Governance

Most teams rely on protected office environments, IT-issued devices and admin-only permissions, creating endless cycles of back and forth messages.


Insufficient Tools
& Technology

Most data management tools do not have features for communication and remote access, which leads to negligible documentation and missing context.


Dependence on In-Person Communication

Teams rely on in-person and ad-hoc communication for complex data projects, without which productivity and agility decrease severely.


A step-by-step guide to setting up and running a remote data team, based on the learnings and experience of industry leaders and our own team that successfully managed 200+ large-scale data projects.

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Going remote? We've got you covered.

Atlan's modern data workspace enables your remote data team to do their lives' best work with minimal disruptions from Day 1.

Documentation-First Approach

Built-In Reproducibility

DIY Automation