By Peter Cohan


Business intelligence and data analytics are popular buzzwords. But businesses face considerable obstacles to turning the buzz into better decisions.

Tableau Software is a publicly-traded player in this industry. But two well-funded startups are going after the market.


In October I wrote about Arcadia Data and in October 2017, I spoke with the CEO of another rival, Looker, a Santa Cruz, Calif.-based supplier of analytics tools after it had raised $180 million in capital.


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