ThoughtSpot Touts ‘Data Renaissance’ with GenAI Update

Analytics tool provider ThoughtSpot today rolled out a host of new generative AI capabilities that it claims will set off a “data renaissance” among its users. The key advances that will enable this goal revolve around the way ThoughtSpot is interweaving the human element and conversational styles with new GenAI tech. Like other analytics and…

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Oracle Extends AI Across Its Stack With New GenAI Cloud Features

Organizations are struggling to find ways to deliver GenAI successfully. The key challenges to GenAI deployment include difficulty in integrating GenAI solutions with the existing tech stack and customizing the LLMs to meet the requirements of internal operations. Oracle, one of the world’s premier enterprise software and cloud solutions companies, might have just found a…

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84.51° White Paper Sounds the Alarm on Shopper Research Methods

Organizations have long relied on consumer research to identify what influences consumer behaviors and buying patterns. This allows the organizations to tailor their products, strategies, and marketing efforts to align with the preferences of the target customer base. However, what if the shopper research that is so important to organizations has a fundamental flaw?  A…

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AWS Unveils Major Bedrock Upgrade: More AI Models and Enhanced User Flexibility

As the generative AI landscape continually evolves with new use cases emerging, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is keeping pace by enhancing its Bedrock platform. This upgrade significantly broadens the range of AI models available, offering users more choices and greater flexibility for their AI-driven applications. The latest updates to Amazon Bedrock include an expanded selection…

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Teradata Gives Customers Their Own LLMs with Ask.ai

Enterprises that want to train their own custom large language model (LLM) have a new option today with the launch of Teradata’s ask.ai. The analytics vendor partnered with Microsoft to build the new offering, which enables users to ask a question in plain English and instantly receive a response. Teradata’s new ask.ai offering, which is…

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Starburst Brings Dataframes Into Trino Platform

Starburst customers who prefer to manipulate data using dataframes as opposed to regular SQL will be happy with a pair of announcements made today. That includes the introduction of PyStarburst, which provides a PySpark-like syntax for transforming data residing in Starburst’s hosted Galaxy environment, as well as support for Ibis, a portable dataframe library developed…

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Python Finally Comes to Excel

Excel-maker Microsoft and Anaconda, a key distributor of Python tools, unveiled a collaboration this week that will see Python integrated with Excel. The new Anaconda Python Distribution in Excel, which is currently in beta, will bring Python data analysis and data science capabilities to the popular spreadsheet program from Microsoft. The integration will enable users…

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Track Data Product Health and Reliability with Monte Carlo’s Latest Dashboard

Monte Carlo has announced a new capability in its observability suite, the Data Product Dashboard. The new dashboard gives data teams a window into the health and reliability of the tables, training sets, and other assets powering data products, Monte Carlo says. Monte Carlo says the new Data Product Dashboard allows users to define a…

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