INDUSTRY PULSE ALERTS

Here is a quick skim of the latest analytics and data science industry news. To get perspectives on highlighted updates, please read the monthly wrap ups. For even more news, check out Impact Analytix Industry Pulse or for Flipboard fans add https://flipboard.com/@idigdata.

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  • New DataRobot Time Series with Nutonian’s Eureqa Forecasting
    by News Desk on August 9, 2018 at 2:38 PM

    New Offering Solves Time-Dependent Business Problems with Nutonian’s Eureqa Forecasting Technology and DataRobot’s Automated Machine Learning Breakthroughs Boston, August 9, 2018 — DataRobot, the pioneering architects of automated machine learning, today announced the […]

  • Dremio Data-as-a-Service Platform Momentum Continues
    by News Desk on August 2, 2018 at 12:50 PM

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 1, 2018 — Dremio, a Data-as-a-Service Platform company, announced an investment from Cisco Investments, extending the company’s Series B financing to $30 million. The company previously closed their Series B round in January 2018, led by Norwest Venture […]

  • Tableau Releases Extensions Gallery and More in 2018.2 Release
    by News Desk on August 1, 2018 at 1:22 PM

    Newest release also includes more flexible Tableau Server administration with Tableau Services Manager, and new geospatial analysis capabilities with spatial joins SEATTLE, Wash. – July 31, 2018 – Tableau Software, Inc. (NYSE: DATA), the leading analytics platform, today announced […]

  • Qlik Acquires Podium Data
    by News Desk on July 24, 2018 at 1:25 PM

    Source: QLIK  Radnor, PA Acquisition Expands Qlik’s Portfolio Beyond Analytics, Enabling Analytics-Ready Data Strategy to Drive Data-Driven Transformation Qlik®, a leader in data analytics, today announced the acquisition of Podium Data, an enterprise-grade data management […]

  • Workday Acquires Innovative Augmented Analytics Vendor Stories.bi
    by News Desk on July 17, 2018 at 5:14 PM

    Source: Workday https://blogs.workday.com/workday-advances-augmented-analytics-stories-bi-acquisition/ At Workday, we’ve been heavily investing in expanding the breadth and depth of our analytics capabilities by delivering robust solutions, including the addition of Workday Prism […]

  • Salesforce Acquires Datorama
    by Jen Underwood on July 17, 2018 at 12:59 PM

    Salesforce has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Datorama, the leading cloud-based, AI-powered marketing intelligence and analytics platform for enterprises, agencies and publishers. Datorama enables more than 3,000 leading global agencies and brands—including PepsiCo, […]

  • New Amazon SageMaker Algorithms
    by News Desk on July 13, 2018 at 2:35 AM

    Posted On: Jul 12, 2018 Amazon SageMaker now supports the k-Nearest-Neighbor (kNN) and Object Detection algorithms to address additional identification, classification, and regression use cases in machine learning. This addition expands the list of built-in algorithms for SageMaker to 15. […]

  • DataRobot Acquires Automated Machine Learning Startup Nexosis
    by News Desk on July 10, 2018 at 2:42 PM

    Acquisition to Bolster DataRobot’s Lead in Enabling the AI-Driven Enterprise   BOSTON, July 10, 2018 — DataRobot announced today it has acquired Nexosis, an automated machine learning software company based in Columbus, Ohio. Terms of the acquisition remain confidential. […]

  • Matt Turck’s 2018 Big Data & AI Landscape
    by Jen Underwood on July 1, 2018 at 2:44 AM

    A must read article for for analytics and data science enthusiasts, Matt Turck‘s 2018 “Big Data & AI” landscape. Great Power, Great Responsibility: The 2018 Big Data & AI Landscape http://mattturck.com/bigdata2018/  &nbs […]

  • TIBCO Spotfire 7.13 Released
    by Jen Underwood on July 1, 2018 at 2:35 AM

    TIBCO just released v. 7.13 with 17 new features. Here are a few highlights from the product team. For a full list of features released in Spotfire 7.13, check out the What’s New in Spotfire, the community wiki, and the video.  Visual Analytics A cool […]