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So Far, VR-Enabled Data Visuailzation is Nonsense

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Few data technologies are subject to more hype these days than VR-enabled data visualization. I have never seen a single example that adds value and therefore makes sense. Those who promote it don’t base their claims on actual evidence that it works. Instead, they tend to spout a lot of misinformation about visual perception and cognition. Those who have actually taken the time to study visual perception and cognition could take each of these claims apart with ease.

Hospitals can save billions by improving operational efficiencies; Qventus just raised millions to help

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A lot of money — about $140 billion — is lost every year in the U.S. healthcare system thanks to inefficient management of basic internal operations, according to a study from the Journal of the American Medical Association. While there are many factors that contribute to the woeful state of healthcare in the U.S., with greed chief among them, the 2012 study points to one area where hospitals have nothing to lose and literally billions to gain by improving their patient flows.

The Best Big Data Companies And CEOs To Work For In 2018 Based On Glassdoor

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Employees most recommend Dataiku, StreamSets, 1010 Data, Reltio, Looker, SAP, Google, Salesforce, Tamr, DataRobot, Domo, Microsoft, Qubole, Attivio and Informatica to friends interested in working for a big data, business analytics, data science or machine learning company in 2018.

What data management platforms won’t do for you just now

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Implementing a DMP requires a significant investment of resources. Before making a final decision, it is important to consider many factors.

Silver Lake makes a $3B offer to buy property portal Zoopla, the Zillow of the UK

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The UK housing market has cooled down on the heels of the EU/Brexit referendum vote, but that hasn’t stopped M&A activity around property market companies. Property portal Zoopla — a leader in the UK market with 50 million visits across its apps and sites, and 25,000 business partners integrated with its platform — has announced that Silver Lake has made a cash offer of 490 pence per share for the company, equivalent to about £2.2 billion ($3 billion at current rates).

Hitachi Vantara Adds Predictive Analytics And New Automation To AI-Driven Software, Refreshes All-Flash Hardware

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The enhancements aim to make it easier for partners to manage and automate customers' Hitachi and non-Hitachi storage infrastructures with predictive analytics that provide advance notice of issues or capacity limits.

Beam, Flow and Era: Not a yoga class, silly, Nutanix’s move into copy data management

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SDN-based security, automated database cloning and multi-cloud spending control Nutanix has moved into SaaS-based compliance, Acropolis SDN-based security and PaaS-based automated database operations with its new Beam, Flow and Era products.…

SAP data management startup Winshuttle snapped up by Symphony Technology Group

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Winshuttle is now under the umbrella of private equity firm STG.

Uber to pop up a service in Spain’s Costa del Sol in time for summer

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Uber is expanding its presence in Spain by launching a licensed service on the country’s southern Costa del Sol coastline — ahead of the summer season when the region draws in millions of international tourists. Last year the tourist hotspot pulled in some 12.5M visitors. Clearly Uber wants to cut itself a chunk of that business, as well as be able to cater to any existing users when they go on holiday to the region.

Research Roundup: The Data and Analytics Infrastructure Model

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This week we published a toolkit based on the Data and Analytics Infrastructure Model (formerly, the Data Management Infrastructure Model).The toolkit builds on prior research Dating back to fall...
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