Booz Allen Hamilton has created a wonderful 114 page FREE ebook (pdf) called “The Field Guild to Data Science”. I recommend you give it a look see for the latest on what is going on in the space. READ MORE
“Spark Summit Europe 2015” wrapped up yesterday in Amsterdam. Here’s a couple of the top videos from the last few days. Juliet Houghland, a Data Scientist from Cloudera talks about the client-side need/demand for PySpark, and Aaron Davidson from Databricks talks about some more recent problems he sees emerging. Watch Videos
You can always tell when you are listening to someone who knows what they are talking about. In this Edu-video, Charles Martin, an excellent Chief Scientist with over 15 years of ground breaking data science experience with top firms, talks to a class at Cal Berkeley’s Haas Business School. Given the audience, it’s less techie and very practical in nature. Enjoy! Read More
Happy Monday to All. Here are a set of compelling articles, videos, webinars on Data Science & Big Data Analytics. Also see the Top 5 jobs in Data Science that we are working vigorously to fill at our clients. Read More
Here are few sets of interesting articles, videos, and our top jobs in Data Science & Analytics that stood out this week. Read More
So what is HBase? Yes, it’s the Bigtable-like structured storage for Hadoop HDFS, but how exactly does it work? What is the architecture? When is a good time to use it and when is not? This post will help inform those questions. More…
MIT’s Adjunct Professor Michael Stonebraker, discusses the future of Hadoop. Hadoop is technically the open source version of MapReduce, created by Google/Yahoo.
Google has long since dropped MapReduce in favor of better solutions, so will the market follow suit?Read More
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Get expert guidance on architecting end-to-end data management solutions with Apache Hadoop. While many sources explain how to use various components in the Hadoop ecosystem, this practical book takes you through architectural considerations necessary to tie those components together into a complete tailored application, based on your particular use case. Read More