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Dec 2, 2019   |  By Joel McKelvey
As an AWS Advanced Technology Partner, we are excited to talk about our continued integration with AWS — something many of our customers have come to value and rely upon. To kick off what will be another exciting re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this week, we put together a “top 7” list of facts to highlight all the ways Looker and AWS are better together.
Dec 2, 2019   |  By Jill Hardy
Did you know that businesses with analytics capabilities are 2x more likely to be in the top quartile of financial performance within their industries than those without?1 I’d wager a guess that you want to see your customers succeed. And since analytics can help them do well, a data offering might make sense. But where to start? Figuring out how to productize your data is a project unto itself.
Nov 26, 2019   |  By Daniel Mintz
We were excited to show off all the new features of Looker 7. And we couldn’t think of a better way to do that than by using a little data for good. So, we started brainstorming useful things we could do with data and a big crowd. Eventually, we hit on the idea of mitigating JOIN’s climate impact by offsetting the carbon footprint of attendees’ travel to the conference.
Nov 23, 2019   |  By Joel McKelvey
According to Forrester, insights-driven businesses are 2-3x more likely to succeed during disruption and grow an average of 7x faster than the global GDP.1 Supporting these organizations requires data solutions that both analyze data and close the gap between insights and action in the form of a modern, enterprise-grade data platform.
Nov 22, 2019   |  By Ernesto Ongaro
The best apps today use a data-driven approach to make them successful. Knowing which segments of users stick around and get the most value (and in turn give you the most revenue) shouldn’t be a guessing game, it should be an exact science. Millions of modern apps are written in Google’s backend application development platform, Firebase. Firebase contains over 18 tools to help application developers build, improve, and grow any app.
Sep 16, 2018   |  By Looker
The practice of data visualization helps us communicate a complex dataset in a simple and powerful way. Visualizations bring us understanding quickly and compel us to take action in ways that static numbers on a report can never provide on their own. They compel us to take action in ways that static numbers on a report can never provide on their own.
Sep 1, 2018   |  By Looker
As the technology around data collection, storage and reporting continues to get cheaper and more efficient, the value in your business data grows. When analytics are applied to an organization’s decision making process, it has the potential to unlock massive value and improve both the top and bottom lines.
Aug 1, 2018   |  By Looker
With Looker, analysts can easily perform ad-hoc analysis on their AWS event data without the need to set-up a dedicated data warehouse, or purchase a dedicated application. Use Looker to monitor and be notified when errors or suspicious activity occurs anywhere across your AWS services, then drill down to easily identify the root cause.
Jul 1, 2018   |  By Looker
Built in conjunction with experts from Amazon Web Services, Looker’s pre-built data models and dashboards give analysts a full suite of tools to understand and optimize Redshift performance and ETL cycles.
Jun 1, 2018   |  By Looker
Gain instant insight into costs associated with your AWS usage with Looker’s AWS Optimization Suite. The Looker data platform makes it easy to natively access your AWS Cost and Usage reports right from S3 and instantly convert them into intuitive and interactive dashboards.
Nov 20, 2019   |  By Looker
An enterprise's ability to compete in the digital age rests on business agility. The average enterprise today uses more than 1,000 cloud applications, plus custom enterprise software and transactional systems. This proliferation of business-critical SaaS applications has created massive amounts of data in software silos, making it difficult for legacy BI platforms to keep up.
Aug 26, 2019   |  By Looker
Business data has changed radically. Enterprises today use thousands of SaaS applications and business systems that create more data than ever imagined, resulting in a struggle for users to gain holistic and actionable insights. Organizations need a solution to simplify the end to end workflow-- from data prep and governance to visualization, delivery, and action. This webinar will reveal a proven solution with real world examples and how it creates future opportunities for your organization.
Aug 21, 2019   |  By Looker
For truly data-driven companies, data is part of the very fabric of your business – woven into every moment of every day. What if this whole time you were looking at the wrong metrics? And making business decisions off of them? Stop letting your company rely on vanity metrics and start making better-informed decisions with actionable metrics.
Jun 25, 2019   |  By Looker
What’s the point of having good data if you don’t have access to it or use the data in the right way? The world of marketing has changed drastically in the last several years. Marketing has evolved from an art to a science with data being the central source of our decision making. As marketers, we are now being held more accountable to anything from lead goals to operational efficiencies, and even revenue.
Jun 15, 2019   |  By Looker
In the age of big data, visualization is one of the most powerful tools in your arsenal. Visualizations enable you to understand vast amounts of data quickly and to identify new patterns and relationships that might not otherwise be evident.