Due to the scalable analytics platform it enables, the Data Lake architecture is a hot topic these days and, as such, there are many definitions floating around. John Mallory, CTO of Analytics in EMC’s Emerging Technology Division, shares his perspective.
Apache NiFi is a recent addition to the list of big data technologies. Whereas Hadoop is a data at rest and data processing platform, NiFi is for data in motion.
The Apache Spark big data processing platform has been making waves in the data world, and for good reason. Building on the progress made by Hadoop, Spark brings interactive performance, streaming analytics, and machine learning capabilities to a wide audience. Spark also offers a more developer-friendly and integrated platform to a field in which self-assembly of components has been the norm.
StampedeCon Big Data speaker presentations continue to be top performers and have placed in the top 5% viewed on SlideShare for 2014.
We are excited to announce that we've just opened our Call for Speakers for StampedeCon 2015, which will be held on July 15-16 in St. Louis at the Sheraton Westport Chalet. We would like to hear what you are working on and how you've achieved results with Big Data....
We are excited to announce that StampedeCon 2015 will be held on July 15-16 in St. Louis at the Sheraton Westport Chalet. Not only is this location easy to access for local travelers, it is also easy to get to from the airport for those flying in. The Sheraton...
StampedeCon 2015 Big Data conference will be held on July 15-16 in St. Louis!
StampedeCon 2014 was May 29-30, 2014. Executives, architects, engineers and others described practical business and technical aspects of Big Data projects. From analytics to strategies, experts illustrated how to harness the power of Big Data.
Its time for StampedeCon 2014! We kick off on Thursday, May 29 at 8:00 AM. Follow #StampedeCon on Twitter for updates.
RichRelevance describes their self-service data ingestion platform that provides schema discovery, validation, error reporting and integration with Hive for ELT
In a decision with big data usage implications, an EU Court of Justice ruling obliges Google to remove search results containing private data when requested.
StampedeCon 2014 is May 29-30 in St. Louis. Executives, architects, engineers and others describe practical business and technical aspects of Big Data projects.
In St. Louis, RichRelevance’s Senior Software Engineer discusses an R to Hive connector package for using R on terabytes of data with R code that is independent of the data source.
Apache Spark has been called the leading candidate to replace Hadoop MapReduce. At StampedeCon 2014, hear what makes Spark one of the hottest technologies in Big Data.
In St. Louis, CTO of Silicon Valley Data Science describes a road-tested strategy for methodically creating a targeted roadmap for your Big Data pilot project.