For many of today's fastest-growing organizations, Looker makes data an integral part of the decision-making process for everyone in the organization.
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The latest offering from Vertica, Distributed R, is very exciting. Now Vertica users can execute and train R models directly from their cluster, across very large sets of data. With Looker's integration, now data scientists can operationalize their findings with the rest of the organization. While Looker isn't primarily a data scientist's tool, it's a very powerful way for a data scientist to bridge the gap between the advanced work they do and how it can be applied and used by the business population.
Looker, provider of the SaaS business intelligence platform creating data-driven companies, today announced its inclusion in the list of “Cool Vendors in Analytics, 2015” report by Gartner, Inc.
Fresh off of its $30 million in Series B funding, Santa Cruz, Calif.-based Looker has launched a new business intelligence platform that it claims will lead to the launch — or at least transformation — of companies into data-driven entities. Call them mini Googles.
Startups are keeping head counts low, and even eliminating management positions, by replacing them with a surprising substitute for leaders and decision-makers – data.