Snowflake combines transactional and analytical data with Unistore
Snowflake introduced the Unistore, a new workload that extends the capabilities of the Snowflake Data Platform and provides a modern approach to working with transactional and analytical data.
Unistore makes it easier to develop transactional applications with the Snowflake Data Cloud platform. ... Read more
Microsoft adds low-code features to Power Platform
Microsoft gave its Power Platform a major upgrade. Users can now more easily build websites, apps and AI bots, RPA bots and integrations.
The Microsoft Power Platform offers tools to easily develop and build apps, apply analytics and create data visualizations. The solution also helps automate b... Read more
Tableau Data Stories adds automatically generated dashboard descriptions
Tableau added a very useful feature to its toolset. Tableau Data Stories adds an automatically generated description of a dashboard, so that anyone viewing the dashboard also understands how to read the data on display.
One of the most common complaints of companies with different dashboards is ... Read more
ThoughtSpot brings BI to SMEs with new editions
ThoughtSpot announced the availability of new editions at its Beyond conference. The Team Edition and Pro Edition focus on small teams and individual users respectively, allowing them to get more value from data and analytics.
With the new editions, ThoughtSpot broadens its strategy. Up until th... Read more
ThoughtSpot adds insight and integration features to BI platform
ThoughtSpot announced a series of new features to its business intelligence (BI) platform at its Beyond conference. The features help businesses with actionable insights, visualizations and the integration of Live Analytics into their own products and services.
One of the introductions is Though... Read more
Software AG acquires StreamSets to accelerate hybrid integration
The StreamSets technology perfectly complements the Software AG's hybrid integration collection. This acquisition helps Software AG in its aim to speed up and enhance its hybrid data integration capabilities.
Software AG announced that it closed a successful acquisition of StreamSets, following ... Read more
France bans Google Analytics, fines rise to 20 million euros
French privacy regulator CNIL banned three French websites from using Google Analytics. According to the regulator, some versions of Analytics violate the GDPR.
For some time, the CNIL has warned of Analytics usage violating the GDPR. The Belgian, Austrian and Dutch GDPR regulators hold the same... Read more
Snowflake introduces data platform for healthcare
Snowflake is tailoring its data platform to healthcare providers. Snowflake Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud should make it easier for healthcare providers to collaborate on data and analytics
The new Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud platform allows healthcare organizations to ... Read more
Google Analytics stops collecting IP addresses
Google Analytics will stop collecting IP addresses. Companies will soon be required to update to Google Analytics 4.
At this time, Universal Analytics is the standard version of Google Analytics. From 2023 onwards, Universal Analytics will be phased out and replaced by Google Analytics 4.
Uni... Read more
TIBCO extends partnership with Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula 1 team
TIBCO extends its partnership with the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Formula 1 team. The team used TIBCO's software for race simulations and cost analysis in the past year, and will continue to do so in the upcoming season.
TIBCO develops analytics software. In 2017, the organization partnered with the ... Read more