Analytics and Data Science News for the Week of April 12; Updates from Alteryx, MicroStrategy, Starburst & More

Solutions Review Executive Editor Tim King curated this list of notable analytics and data science news for the week of April 12, 2024. Keeping tabs on all the most relevant analytics and data science news can be a time-consuming task. As a result, our editorial team aims to provide a summary of the top headlines…

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Starburst Debuts Icehouse, Its Managed Apache Iceberg Service

Today at its Data Universe event, Starburst launched Icehouse, a new managed lakehouse offering built upon the table format Apache Iceberg. Starburst says the combination of the Trino query engine and Iceberg tables will empower Icehouse customers to achieve new efficiencies in data storage and retrieve. Apache Iceberg is gaining momentum as the standard table…

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Unlocking the Power of Social Media Data to Connect with E-Commerce Customers

When “The Social Dilemma” documentary came out in 2020, consumers called for a mass exodus from social media and the end of user data capture. While opening the public’s eyes to the inner workings of social media was important, it failed to show the benefits of online personalization that wouldn’t be possible without data collection….

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Dashboard Tools for Data Analytics

In the world of data analytics, dashboard tools are pivotal instruments, distilling vast quantities of complex data into comprehensible, actionable insights. These tools are not mere luxuries but necessities for organizations aiming to navigate the data-rich environment of today’s digital businesses. By leveraging dashboard tools, businesses can transform raw data into a visually engaging and…

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Demystifying Data Analytics Models

In today’s global landscape, organizations worldwide are increasingly turning to data analytics to enhance their business performance. Research conducted by McKinsey Consulting revealed that data-driven companies not only experience above-market growth but also witness EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization) increases of up to 25% [1]. Additionally, Forrester’s findings indicate that organizations utilizing…

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Meet Iron Viz 2024 Finalist Jessica Moon

Ateken Abla April 3, 2024 – 10:38pm Danika Harrod Marketing Manager, Community Content & Events, Tableau The viz that propelled Jessica Moon to the Iron Viz finals in San Diego reflects her love for Hart of Dixie, a TV comedy-drama series about the adventures of New York med school valedictorian Zoe Hart as she adjusts…

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Analytics and Data Science News for the Week of March 28; Updates from Databricks, MicroStrategy, Qlik & More

Solutions Review Executive Editor Tim King curated this list of notable analytics and data science news for the week of March 28, 2024. Keeping tabs on all the most relevant analytics and data science news can be a time-consuming task. As a result, our editorial team aims to provide a summary of the top headlines…

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MicroStrategy Fleshes Out AI-for-BI Strategy, Bets Big On Bitcoin

MicroStrategy this week unveiled a new customizable AI bot called Auto that lets business users interact with MicroStrategy’s data analytics offerings through natural language. But investors in the publicly traded Virginia software company may be more interested in its recent investments in Bitcoin. The new Auto software is based on the MicroStrategy AI product suite…

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