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Say Hi to Prefect Discourse — a New Forum for Data Engineers

Why we chose Discourse and how you can benefit from this new Prefect Community forum

Table of contents:
· What do I gain from Discourse as a Prefect user?
· Why are we introducing yet another platform?
1) The lost knowledge
2) No categorization
3) Slack gets noisy as the community grows
4) Troubleshooting information not available the way you need it
5) Reactivity
· So is Slack all bad?
· Using Slack and Discourse in tandem
· Where should I ask my questions then?

What do I gain from Discourse as a Prefect user?

Why are we introducing yet another platform?

1) The lost knowledge

2) No categorization

3) Slack gets noisy as the community grows

4) Troubleshooting information not available the way you need it

5) Reactivity

So is Slack all bad?

Using Slack and Discourse in tandem

So…Where should I ask my questions?

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