Datum: Data & Technology

Datum: Data & Technology

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S2 E8: Bit: AWS
Oct 6 • 50 min
In this episode, we catchup after the summer break, touch on the Tableau Conference in Europe and dive into our topic this week which is AWS (Amazon Web Services). Show Notes Tableau conference Europe: https://tc-europe19.tableau.com/watch Ireland Drone…
S2 E7: Bonus: Hot take on Salesforce acquisition of Tableau
Jun 12 • 29 min
A slightly different episode to the usual. Ravi and I reflect on the recent announcement. Salesforce and tableau have agreed to enter acquisition talks. Show Notes Leaked documents showing interest in Tableau. Salesforce press release: Salesforce Signs…
S2 E6: Byte: Data side-hustle
Jun 2 • 43 min
In this week’s episode, we discuss our data side-hustles: football analytics & quantified self. We take a look at how a side hustle or data hobby can support your 9 to 5 and more importantly help you ask better business questions and appreciate the softer…
S2 E5: Bit - Behavioural design in analytics.
Apr 28 • 50 min
Welcome to another episode and our new look and name for the podcast. We ditched the 3 what nots and now, we’re just called Datum. A datum is described as a piece of information and we thought that would be a fitting name for our more recent format of…
S2 E4: Byte - Champions (and a small announcement).
Mar 27 • 47 min
We’re back with a Byte!. Today we discuss champions! As analytical culture becomes a more important part of organisations, finding individuals to champion this cause is increasingly a focus for teams large and small. We discuss the roles, types and ways…
S2 E3: Bit - NLP (Natural Language Processing).
Mar 5 • 53 min
It’s an odd number episode so we’re back to Bits, episodes focussed on a technology. Today we talk about Natural Language processing, a subset field of Machine learning. Show notes: NLP: Machine learning Guide: Example of a Corpus: Quora: Where can I get…
S2 E2: Bonus: How this podcast comes together.
Feb 26 • 14 min
In this episode we discuss how the show comes together. Feedback welcome on Twitter to Ravi at @scribblr_42 or Tim at @tableautim - or e-mail us, at [email protected]
S2 E2: Byte - Data Viz literacy.
Feb 7 • 44 min
In this episode we discuss data visualisation literacy. We discuss ways to measure it, what traditional research into measurement has found and ways in which you can design visualisations for all literacy levels and how to keep your audiences engaged.…
S2 E1: Bit: What’s the hype with Hyper?
Jan 14 • 51 min
We’re back with our first main episode for 2019 discussing Hyper! the next generation database acquired and now implemented by Tableau into it’s suite of products. We’ll talk about the theories behind why its faster than conventional databses and how it…
S2 Trailer: A brief update
Jan 8 • 3 min
We’re back for a few minutes to update you on plans for 2019 Feedback welcome on Twitter to Ravi at @scribblr_42 or Tim at @tableautim - or e-mail us, at [email protected]
Episode 4: Augmented &Virtual Reality.
Apr 22, 2018 • 45 min
In this episode we jump into the world of augmented and virtual reality and question whether data and technology can come together in this landscape to create meaningful and viable solutions in out data hungry world. A Manager’s Guide to Augmented Reality…
Episode 3: Personal Identity & Data
Mar 6, 2018 • 55 min
In this episode Ravi & Tim dig into how data is being used to discover our identities, invade privacy and where you should draw the line on ethics. Feedback welcome on Twitter to Ravi at @scribblr_42 or Tim at @tableautim - or e-mail us, at…
Episode 2: Discovery & Learning
Jan 31, 2018 • 39 min
In this episode Ravi & Tim dig into a blog Tim wrote a few months back about discovery vs learning. http://tableautim.com/learning-and-discovering-tableau/ Hadley Wickham Tidy Data: https://vimeo.com/33727555 R Workthrough:…
Episode 1: Goal Setting
Jan 8, 2018 • 28 min
What? | So what? | Now what? Episode I - Goal Setting In which co-hosts Tim Ngwena & Ravi Mistry talk about the pro’s and con’s of setting goals at the start of a calendar year, and why we set goals in the first place. Feedback welcome on Twitter to Ravi…