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5 Challenges of Building Data Applications

This article is by Snowflake and originally appeared on the Snowflake Blog here:


Fast-growing software companies are building data applications for a variety of uses, from marketing apps that provide customer insights, to IoT apps that handle device feedback, and data analytics apps that process both historical and near real-time data.

TeamThe Velocity Coastal Rowing Masters Team

(Lam, Niral, Mark, Paul, Cally, Urs, Doris)

The Velocity Coastal Rowing masters team entered their second competitive race on Saturday 11th July. The competition was part of the Victoria Rowing Club 2020 Duff & Phelps VRC Race Series (VRC7). Velocity competed in the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club (RHKYC) quadruple scull coastal rowing boats over an eight-kilometer coastal water course that starts and ends in Deep Water Bay.

Qlik and Fortune Launch Inaugural “History of the Fortune 500” Data Analytics Site

This article is by Rick Jackson and originally appeared on the Qlik Blog here:


An exciting day today as Qlik launches the first-ever “History of the Fortune 500” as the official analytics partner of the Fortune 500. This unique data analytics site offers a window into the companies that have shaped America and the history that shaped them.