insidebigdata.com Jun. 12, 2019
“Above The Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central For 6/12/2019
Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.
sdtimes.com Jun. 10, 2019
Salesforce To Acquire Data Visualization Company Tableau For $15.7 Billion
Salesforce is acquiring data analytics and visualization platform Tableau for a whopping $15.7 billion in an all-stock transaction.
wsj.com Jun. 6, 2019
Google’S Looker Deal Fills Hole In Analytics Portfolio
Google’s $2.6 billion acquisition of Looker deepens its push into the cloud market, as more companies seek to mine business insights from growing stores of data, industry analysts say.
cbronline.com Jun. 6, 2019
Google Buys Looker For $2.6 Billion, To Roll Into Google Cloud
Google buys Looker: analytics and business intelligence startup acquired for $2.6 billion, to be rolled into Google Cloud but keep multicloud functionality.
dataversity.net May. 17, 2019
Sisense And Periscope Data Merge, Delivering An End-To-End Data Science And BI Platform
A recent press release reports, “Sisense, the leader in empowering analytic builders to simplify complex data and provide insights to everyone, today announced its merger with Periscope Data, the world’s leading analytics platform for cloud data professionals. Sisense delivers deep expertise in mashing up disparate data sets, building and embedding analytic apps and intuitive data …
siliconangle.com May. 14, 2019
Sisense To Merge With Periscope Data, Forming Analytics Powerhouse
Sisense to merge with Periscope Data, forming analytics powerhouse - SiliconANGLE