analytics

  • New Relic Now Lets Developers Dive Deeper Into Their Analytics

    New Relic Now Lets Developers Dive Deeper Into Their Analytics

    New Relic is launching a new analytics component for its application and server monitoring suite today that allows developers to drill even deeper into the data their code (and users) generate. The New Relic Software Analytics Cloud is now available to all paying New Relic customers. New Relic’s VP of product management Patrick Lightbody told me the team realized that basic monitoring… Read More

  • Alteryx Scores $85 Million As Growth Spurt Continues

    Alteryx Scores $85 Million As Growth Spurt Continues

    Alteryx, which offers an analytics tool aimed at business users, announced an $85 million round today. Today’s deal comes on top of the $60 million deal last October and brings the total raised to an impressive $163 million to date. The round was led by Iconiq Capital and Insight Venture Partners. Meritech Capital Partners also participated. The company has been growing steadily and… Read More

  • The Best Things Come In Threes Crunch Network

    The Best Things Come In Threes

    The ’80s were fun, fabulous and economically stimulating. What brought us Michael Jackson, the Sony Walkman, Star Wars and Pac-Man also ushered in the era of Analytics. Toyota pioneered just-in-time manufacturing, retailers deployed bar code scanners and ATMs became widespread. The world was being digitized. Read More

  • Marketo CEO Phil Fernandez On The Art Of The Pivot And Ignoring Investors Crunch Network

    Marketo CEO Phil Fernandez On The Art Of The Pivot And Ignoring Investors

    In this podcast, Marketo chief executive Phil Fernandez talks with Mayfield Fund’s Navin Chaddha about the long march to the initial public offering and the hard choices along the way. Read More

  • Google Updates Play Games Player Analytics With Improved iOS Support, New Ways To Track Players

    Google Updates Play Games Player Analytics With Improved iOS Support, New Ways To Track Players

    Earlier this year, Google launched Play Games Player Analytics, a service that allows game developers to get improved analytics for what their users are doing while they are playing their games. Today, the company is updating this service with a new report for tracking users during their first couple of minutes of gameplay, a new API for letting developers take their analytics data to… Read More

  • What Steam Engines, Robots And Analytics Have In Common Crunch Network

    What Steam Engines, Robots And Analytics Have In Common

    Are robots going to put us all out of work? That seems to be the question on every click-bait economic article’s mind. The short answer: They aren’t. The long answer: They will change the kinds of jobs we do, just like stone tools, the printing press, the first factories and computers changed how we work. Thinking about how those changes are going to happen and what organizations… Read More

  • Square Adds Appointments App To Its Business Software Suite

    Square Adds Appointments App To Its Business Software Suite

    Piece by piece, Square is trying to provide all of the tools that businesses need to manage themselves. They have the payment processing part down, a payroll product, real-time analytics and now a way to manage appointments. The company says that “millions” of appointments have been made through Square since the product’s launch last August and this new app for iOS will… Read More

  • Microsoft Hopes To Unify Big Data And Analytics In Newly Announced Suite

    Microsoft Hopes To Unify Big Data And Analytics In Newly Announced Suite

    Today at its Worldwide Partner Conference in Orlando, Microsoft announced the Cortana Analytics Suite. It takes the company’s machine learning, big data and analytics products and packages them together in one huge, monolithic suite. Microsoft has put together the suite with the hope of providing a one-stop, big data and analytics solution for enterprise customers. “Our goal was… Read More

  • First Salesforce Wave Analytics App Washes Ashore

    First Salesforce Wave Analytics App Washes Ashore

    Salesforce announced a new Wave analytics app today called Sales Wave Analytics, the first in a line of what the company is calling ‘role-based’ packaged apps for the Wave platform. First, some context because all of this Wave talk can get a bit confusing. Last fall, Salesforce introduced Wave, which was a platform for the company’s analytics business moving forward. With… Read More

  • Twitter Cuts Off DataSift To Step Up Its Own Big Data Business

    Twitter Cuts Off DataSift To Step Up Its Own Big Data Business

    In the push for more revenue growth, Twitter has been building up its business in areas like advertising and commerce, but a move made late Friday night points to another area where the company is setting its sights: big data analytics. Twitter announced that it will be terminating agreements with third parties for reselling firehose data — the unfiltered, full stream of Tweets and… Read More

  • IBM Watson Group Buys AlchemyAPI To Enhance Machine Learning Capabilities

    IBM Watson Group Buys AlchemyAPI To Enhance Machine Learning Capabilities

    IBM Watson, the artificial intelligence platform made famous by beating the three best Jeopardy! champions ever several years ago, bought Denver-based AlchemyAPI today. It did not reveal the purchase price. The acquisition gives Watson a key piece of machine learning technology. The deal also gives it access to community of over 40,000 AlchemyAPI developers, who are building cognitive… Read More

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. ...