DATA 17 – Tableau User Conference

Beyond excited! I will be attending this years Tableau User Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada! I was not at #Data16, but I was at the conference the last time is was in Las Vegas and it was incredible… the people, the location, the “Data Night Out” and everything that went in to the event was […]

DATA 17 – Tableau User Conference

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This week we got to play with an enormous data set supplied by EXASOL; More than 700 million rows. The server was located in Germany and considering the size and distance you’d figure latency would be the death of this exercise. NOT SO. At one point I connected to my cell phone hot spot and […]

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Rise of the Machines

The Guardian published an article discussing the likelihood and potential impact of job automation. I liked the original viz, but I didn’t think it showed the true impact, which for me would be the number of people made redundant. So I tried to come up with a “Damage Ratio” which divided the Job Share, by […]

Rise of the Machines