Internet Trends 2019 (www.bondcap.com)
Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Reports are a classic in the industry. I found the 2019 web version hard to navigate so I’m posting a link to the PDF.
Salesforce is Acquiring Tableau for $15.7B (meltano.com)
Another week, another big acquisition in the analytics and business intelligence space. But I’m not sure it’ll be such a great fit, with Tableau mostly being an on-premises tool while Salesforce is the standard-bearer for all things cloud and SaaS.
Google To Buy Data Firm Looker For $2.6 Billion To Boost Cloud Offerings (www.forbes.com)
“The combination of Google Cloud and Looker will enable customers to harness data in new ways to drive their digital transformation,” Google Cloud CEO Thomas Kurian, said in a statement.
Identity is dead (www.constellationr.com)
What’s the difference between ‘digital identity’ and ‘real life identity’?