Thoughts on Salesforce buying Tableau

Thoughts on Salesforce buying Tableau

As with last week’s news that Google acquired Looker for $2.6B for Google Cloud, Salesforce’s $15.7B purchase of Tableau is a clear sign that bringing business users into the fold by making data and analytics more accessible isn’t just a nice...
Stop emailing spreadsheets!

Stop emailing spreadsheets!

Hey data people, how many times has this happened to you? You have a hunch about something impacting your business, maybe there’s a region with declining sales or maybe you think there’s some nefarious activity on your website that’s skewing numbers, so you email your...
What do I put in data.world?

What do I put in data.world?

Frequently when I demo data.world at conferences, meet-ups and customer meetings, I get asked “What can I put in data.world?” It’s easy to look at the platform and assume that it’s like a database (it can be one those) or a project management platform (it can also be...