Accenture warns of consulting business decline
Accenture warned that a drop in customer spending is affecting its consulting division and expected quarterly results, which may fall short of market expectations. According to the organization, customers are postponing business improvement projects.
On Friday, the company's stock dropped as m... Read more
Tableau 2022.4 lets users take immediate action from insights
Tableau 2022.4 is now available. The update introduces External Actions, a feature that helps users take immediate action from insights to increase productivity and improve results.
Prior to the update, users had to switch to other applications to take action on insights. Tableau External Actio... Read more
AI development startup Dataiku secures $200M funding round
Dataiku, an AI development startup, announced it has secured a $200 million funding round that values the startup at over $2 billion.
The funding round was led by venture capital firm Insight Partners and supported by established investors, including Battery Ventures, Dawn Capital, and FirstMark... Read more
Clearly smart – Opaque Systems drives confidential computing
Opaque Systems is clear about one thing, its technology base requires some clarification and explanation. The firm is a specialist in secure multi-party analytics and AI for what it calls ‘confidential computing’, so what does that mean?
Taking each element in turn then, multi-party analytic... Read more
Salesforce integrates Tableau and Genie Customer Data Cloud
Salesforce launched an integration of Tableau and Genie Customer Data Cloud. Joint customers can directly import and analyze data from Genie Customer Data Cloud in Tableau.
Salesforce Genie Customer Data Cloud was introduced in September 2022. Companies use the solution to process customer data ... Read more
Intel’s Ireland workforce offered unpaid leave to cut costs
Up to 2,000 employees of Intel's Irish division have been given the option of three months' unpaid leave as part of cost-cutting efforts, the Business Post reported on Thursday.
The unpaid leave has reportedly been made available to Intel's manufacturing division employees as part of the compan... Read more
Data is the genesis for modern invention
Swami Sivasubramanian is responsible for data and machine learning at AWS. In a 2-hour keynote, he explained how to develop a data strategy using a variety of AWS solutions. In between, he also announces the necessary product updates so that organizations can extract even more or easier value from ... Read more
IBM and Maersk pull the plug on blockchain shipping platform
Maersk and IBM plan to take TradeLens offline in the first quarter of 2023. The blockchain platform records the contents, journey and trade of shipping containers. Now, four years after its launch in 2018, the end is in sight.
TradeLens was developed by IBM and GTD Solution, a division of Maer... Read more
AWS runs compute and machine learning services on satellite in orbit
AWS has managed to run compute and machine learning services on a satellite in orbit. The test should help onboard data analysis on satellites using cloud technology.
The tech giant is the first cloud provider to succeed in supporting data analysis onboard a low Earth orbit (LEO) satellite. Duri... Read more
Alation Connected Sheets improves the reliability of spreadsheets
Alation announced Connected Sheets. The feature allows Alation Data Catalog users to import reliable, up-to-date data into spreadsheets.
Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel are popular tools for key reports and insights. However, according to Alation, the data used are rarely accurate. Informatio... Read more