Increasingly, the success of data teams hinges not only on the workflows and organizational structures, and behaviors they adopt- but also, the tools they use. However, few data practitioners have experience acquiring tools. In this post, Amplify’s Data Strategist-in-Residence Emilie Schario provides practical guidance on how to bring new tools to your data team – including by navigating discussions with finance and security teams. This advice can also be applied by those building data tools and platforms.