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With an increasing amount of Data available to businesses, we can now rely on BI Tools such as Qlik and Power BI to turn data into insights. Read the latest news and updates in the world of Business Intelligence on the Packt Hub.

Salesforce is buying Tableau

Salesforce is buying Tableau in a $15.7 billion all-stock deal

Salesforce, one of the world's leading CRM platforms, is buying data visualization software Tableau in an all-stock deal worth $15.7 billion. The news comes...

Google is looking to acquire Looker, a data analytics startup for $2.6 billion even...

Google has got into an agreement with data analytics startup Looker, and is planning to add it to its Google Cloud division. The acquisition...

Splunk will no longer be available for Russian companies

Splunk announced that it will no longer be selling its services to Russian companies. There will be no direct sales or via partners. This...

Tableau 2019.1 beta announced at Tableau Conference 2018

Tableau 2019.1 beta was announced at the Tableau Conference 2018 held in New Orleans last week. This release brings features like the ability to...
Machine Learning

Splunk introduces machine learning capabilities in Splunk Enterprise and Splunk Cloud

Splunk have kicked off their .conf 2018 conference with a bang. Splunk announced plans to update their premium enterprise products - Splunk Enterprise and...
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Announcing Oracle Solaris 11.4: Consistent, secure and easy to use platform

Oracle announced the release of Oracle Solaris 11.4, a trusted business platform. Oracle Solaris gives consistent compatibility, is secure and simple to use platform....
product development

Effective Product Development needs developers and product managers collaborating on success metrics

Modern product development is witnessing a drastic shift. Disruptive ideas and ambiguous business conditions have changed the way products are developed. Product development is...

What leaders at successful agile Enterprises share in common

Adopting agile ways of working is easier said than done. Firms like Barclays, C.H.Robinson, Ericsson, Microsoft, and Spotify are considered as agile enterprises and...

Creating effective dashboards using Splunk [Tutorial]

Splunk is easy to use for developing a powerful analytical dashboard with multiple panels. A dashboard with too many panels, however, will require scrolling...

Why should enterprises use Splunk?

Splunk is a multinational software company that offers its core platform, Splunk Enterprise, as well as many related offerings built on the Splunk platform. The...

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