Big Data and Infrastructure

I have a daily downtime routine. Every evening I set aside about a hour and think. I sit or walk around the house and ruminate about all sorts of random things. Sometimes it’s with a glass of wine and more often it’s with a cup of black tea …

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Big Data. Your Commuting Buddy

I used to work in the Transportation field, especially with railroads. Forecasting and recovering from delays was always an tough task because of the "ripple effects" that this article mentions, but Mathematician Wilhelm Landerholm figured out an...

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Prescriptive Analytics and My Heart

The world right now is awash in Predictive Analytics, the mystery of Big Data, and the rise of the glorious and magical Data Scientist. Most of the time we hear these buzz words in relation to some marketing campaign, election, or credit score...

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Big Data's Dirty Little Secret

Do you know what you're doing with your Big Data? Based on my experience, only a small group of companies really do. There’s just one little problem, as Intel cloud platforms group vice president and general manager Jason Waxman, told investors...

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Radoop Training in Germany

I spent last week in Dortmund at the Rapidminer office - the place where it all started - to take part in Radoop training. It was a mind blowing experience and simply put, Radoop makes Big Data easy. Why? Radoop adheres to Rapidminer's promise to...

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