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Data ScienceTechnology & IT

Recent technology advances within the Apache Hadoop ecosystem have provided a big boost to Hadoop’s viability as an analytics environment—above and beyond just being a good place to store data. Leveraging these advances, new technologies now support SQL on Hadoop, making in-cluster analytics of data in Hadoop a reality. This

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Data Science

The rise of Big Data, and the industry’s IoT craze, are driving huge demand for streaming data analytics. There’s an impediment though: streaming data is hard to work with. 2016 will heighten the demand, and also the tension around the difficulty. It may also force a solution. In the big-data

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BI & Analytics

Whether you run a small business with just a few employees or you are in charge of a multinational corporation, you can benefit from an effective big data strategy. Thanks to website analytics, geo-location services, data mining, and the constant stream of data flowing to and from us through everyday

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BI & Analytics

Business intelligence has come a long way in the last 20 years. From its humble beginnings as a marriage between Excel and complex SQL queries to the latest user-friendly self-service functionalities, BI software has become the go-to resource for analytics and reporting. However, there’s still a gap in what companies

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Conversations

Justin works as a Tech Evangelist at SoftLayer. SoftLayer, an IBM Company, provides cloud infrastructure as a service from a growing number of data centers and network points of presence around the world. Customers range from Web startups to global enterprises. Products and services include bare metal and virtual servers, networking,

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Big DataTechnology & IT

For many people, it stands to reason that the more data you analyze, the more accurate your results will be. That’s why the idea behind big data analytics is so appealing. After all, a business can spend its time gathering lots of information, analyze it, and come up with some

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Big DataTechnology & IT

Everyone is leveraging big data…but how can a small company maneuver a world of data intended for mega-companies? While big data has proven a game changer, small and medium-sized businesses are left at a major disadvantage. Without the resources to fully leverage new data technologies, it is simply impossible to

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Data ScienceFinTechNews

Along with talks from our 50+ industry leaders and experts, we’ll be hosting 4 intensive workshops over the course of the two days. We’ve just released details for the first two sessions on the 19th: An Introduction to Lean Analytics – Presented by Alistair Croll, Founder at Solve For Interesting, Author of

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Shane is the Co-Founder of KillBiller, a company that helps mobile operators to gain new customers. They provide a mobile phone plan comparison service in Ireland that allows people to use their own call, text, and data usage information to find the best value mobile tariff for their individual needs.

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Data ScienceTechnology & IT

Emerging technological breakthroughs enter our consciousness promising a bright future, but more often than not they follow Gartner’s well plotted hype cycle – from the peak of inflated expectation through the trough of disillusionment, before mainstream adoption materialises. Some technologies, however, take on a new meaning after a prolonged maturity

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