Category: Sales

Application areas, Sales

Earnings Results: Google earnings: Cloud is a $1 billion business, execs say

February 2, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Alphabet Inc.’s earnings Thursday after the bell contained something of a surprising detail: Its Google cloud unit is banking $1 billion a quarter in sales. Though that’s a small portion of the company’s overall $32.32 billion in revenue, it’s a […]

Application areas, Sales

Tools of the trade to drill into behavioural data

March 30, 2017

Via: ComputerWeekly

The data science toolkit (DST) is fast becoming the secret sauce behind many of the world’s top businesses. One of the early leaders in using data is Tesco, which integrated Met Office data to ensure it had the right stock […]

Application areas, Sales

Yahoo confirms nearly $5bn sale deal with Verizon

July 26, 2016

Via: ComputerWeekly

Verizon Communications to boost its advertising business by acquiring Yahoo’s client database in a $4.83bn deal Yahoo has confirmed it has reached an agreement to sell its core business to Verizon Communications for $4.83bn in cash. Confirmation of the deal […]

Application areas, Performance, security, and availability, Sales

A hacker is selling 167 million LinkedIn user records

May 18, 2016

Via: Info World

A hacker is trying to sell a database dump containing account records for 167 million LinkedIn users. The announcement was posted on a dark market website called TheRealDeal by a user who wants 5 bitcoins, or around $2,200, for the […]