Tuesday, January 31, 2017
For nearly five years, Andy Beier, director of engineering at Domo, has worked to build more than 500 data connectors for the company’s business optimization platform. However, as Andy and his team strove to complete that monumental task, they continually ran into roadblocks because of the lack of standards in API development.
Frustration led to action and the Domo team set out on a cross-country “API Standards Tour,” bringing tech thought leaders together to discuss the industry’s API standards issues and develop solutions to improve the situation.
Thursday, January 26, 2017
Pixar co-founder Edwin "Ed" Catmull will share his thoughts on success with a crowd of Utahns in March at the 2017 Domopalooza.
Domo announced Wednesday that Catmull will be the keynote speaker for the event, and he will share how he turned a startup that wanted to make animated movies into a worldwide, global business, according to a press release.
Domo founder and CEO Josh James on Catmull: "Organizations require both data and people in order to improve the way business is run. Ed Catmull built...
Friday, January 13, 2017
A new press release states, “Crimson Hexagon, a leading provider of business insights from social data analysis to inform strategic enterprise decision-making, today announced its integration with Domo, the world’s first business optimization platform. Through this partnership, enterprises will be able to analyze social media data alongside other business data, including sales data, financials, website analytics and more. As real-time data becomes increasingly critical to enable informed and actionable business decisions, the integration between Crimson Hexagon and Domo will take data analysis to the next level by providing a single view into both unstructured and structured data.”
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
We worked our way through the colossal number of upcoming digital marketing conferences to uncover the gems and roundup what we think are the 17 best digital marketing conferences in 2017.
Warning: what you see and learn at these events may totally transform the way you do your digital marketing...
Friday, December 30, 2016
In Silicon Valley, a "unicorn" is a company with a billion-dollar valuation. Its name implies how rare it should be to reach that status.
But as more money pours into startups — a prominent trend over the last few years — more startups are achieving "unicorn" status.
Unicorns hit a fever pitch in 2015, when 42 startups achieved billion-dollar valuations. Yet as the data shows, becoming a unicorn wasn't quite as easy in 2016...
Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Domo announced a series of new free enterprise offerings that leverage Domo’s Business Cloud to ease the pain that data analysts experience when trying to move from data discovery to sharing their key insights more broadly across their organizations...
Friday, November 18, 2016
As soon as Katelyn Barnwell told her co-workers at Domo that she was expecting, she was able to shop for maternity clothes at Nordstrom and A Pea in the Pod — on the company's dime.
When she gave birth to Lola, she found flowers waiting for her at home, a onesie with the words "Future Domosapien" printed on it, plus $1,000 to help her pay her hospital bills.
And, thanks to the American Fork company's maternity-leave policy, she has 10 weeks of paid time off.
"It's just one thing after another," says a grateful Barnwell as...
Monday, November 14, 2016
A CEO shares what’s in his productivity arsenal.
As a CEO with operations that span across 12 time zonesand a travel schedule that takes me across the globe each month, I rely heavily on technology to stay connected.
Whether I’m in a meeting with our capital partner in Los Angeles or fastening my seatbelt for takeoff on a transatlantic flight, these are my five essentials:
1. DOMO. If you are CEO who travels often for business, you know that one of the biggest challenges is being continually connected to the latest financial reports. Instead of waiting for 15-megabyte financial...
Monday, November 14, 2016
Clear, concise and timely communication is the key to any successful relationship and collaboration is more critical today than ever before. In today's face-paced, digital world, communication and collaboration must transcend time and space. Geographically dispersed teams around the globe working across multiple time zones require robust techniques, tools and technology to effectively communicate and collaborate, often in real-time. Technology must continue to evolve to support effective human collaboration, successfully bringing people together, anytime, anywhere.
The advent of technology to support collaboration continues to evolve for specific industries, applications and use cases...
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
As technology professionals, our mission remains the same; to select and implement the best possible technology at the lowest possible total cost of ownership and to enable businesses be as automated, efficient and profitable as possible, all the while ensuring we have the appropriate uptime, security and operational controls in place. All technology should have a quantifiable positive impact on the company, the users, the customers and the top and bottom line. Technology has always been a build versus buy discussion and, in recent years, there continues to be a definitive shift from build to buy, or, to rent on...