No more monotony. Instead of simply recreating solutions for minimal profit, modern enterprises are devoting resources to software-driven operations to automate and streamline repetitive tasks.
Retool Inc. is looking to increase the pace of its team of developers building in-house tools, saying it will “make workflows previously done with spreadsheets and hacky workarounds easier and faster to productize.” , explains Eleanor Dorfman, Sales Lead at Retool Inc. The company targets her DevOps.Department FacingBacklog of internal tool requests Build” while “Sales teams are manually building forecasts.”
Dorfman spoke with theCUBE hosts Lisa Martin and Dave Vellante at AWS re:Invent during an exclusive broadcast on SiliconANGLE Media’s live streaming studio, theCUBE. They discussed that there is more software demand than developer supply today, his Retool angle to operational visibility, and how it supports scalable automation. (*disclosed below)
Build operational software at the speed of thought
Dorfman shares a recent Retool initiative with DoorDash Inc., citing customer use cases. off Delivery in certain areas during storms. When DoorDash’s operations team manually submitted a request, engineers performed manual tasks to notify the area. Orders are canceled without notice, leaving customers confused and frustrated.
This issue has also hampered DoorDash’s global growth efforts, as local weather conditions vary widely. Together, Retool was able to build an app designed for real-time react functionality, saving him a significant two-year engineering time that DoorDash had anticipated for an in-house solution.
Retool differentiates itself by focusing on observability and actionable insights. N.Not only can you see who is cheating, Can be flagged as fraud. Not only can you see who is really at risk, You can send an email by clicking the button We’ll set up a meeting,” explained Dorfman.
Retool leverages Amazon Web Services to integrate directly into the suite of AWS products including databases, data warehousing, deployment configuration, monitoring, and observability. Works with your existing AWS stack for seamless and rapid integration.
Dorfman highlights Retool’s agility advantage in this regard, innovating through a modernized platform that effectively changes the economics of software development. “[We] We build operational software at the speed of thought,” concludes Dorfman.
This is a full video interview, part of SiliconANGLE and theCUBE coverage of AWS re:Invent.
(* Disclosure: Retool Inc. sponsored this segment of theCUBE. Neither Retool nor any other sponsor has the authority to edit theCUBE or SiliconANGLE content.)