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=== Core Service and Dependency Setup ===
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=== Ingestion Configuration ===
 
=== Progress Status ===
 
=== Perceptions ===
 
=== Outcome ===
 
== Razzi's take on Amundsen ==
Pros:
 
- simple architecture of 3 flask services all in python (as opposed to Datahub using java and python)
 
- ingestion architecture is simple: python scripts or airflow dags that make http api requests
 
- "social" ui features, like frequent users and owners
 
- loose coupling means you can use a relational database as the data store rather than neo4j (https://github.com/amundsen-io/amundsenrds)
 
Cons:
 
- seems like the community is losing steam: https://github.com/amundsen-io/amundsen#blog-posts-and-interviews has a flurry of events in 2019/2020 but nothing in 2021
 
- only supports polling for data updates, unless we also deploy atlas. Push ingest api is on their roadmap
 
- documentation is somewhat lacking; few ingestion examples, and broken links in docs
 
- some dependencies are getting out of date: elasticsearch version 6 (v7 was released 2019), nodejs version 12 (v13 was released 2019)[[File:Screenshot of Amundsen home page.png|center|thumb|700x700px|The Amundsen home page running in Docker, after loading their small sample dataset from example/scripts/sample_data_loader.py]]
[[File:Amundsen README screenshot.png|Summary of Amundsen from the [https://github.com/amundsen-io/amundsen/blob/main/README.md README] on Github.|thumb|841x841px]]Amundsen was created by Lyft and is now hosted by the Linux Foundation.

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