If you want to learn all about why Apache Cassandra is such a popular NoSQL database, here are several videos and an article to review. Read More
Andrew C. Oliver of InfoWorld.com writes, “There are several types of NoSQL databases and rational reasons to use them in different situations for different datasets. It’s much more complicated than tech industry marketing nonsense like “NoSQL = scale.”
Here is a guide to database landscape as of 2014. Read More
IT’S LIVE! San Francisco data startup Mode Analytics has finally revealed its cloud-based site/app for helping people inside companies efficiently analyze data together and easily share their findings.
Mode, a company that calls itself the “Github for Data Analysis” and will be an online repository for data science/analytics work. Read More…
Watch this pre-recorded webinar to learn what Machine Learning is, why you should use machine learning algorithms, what the common challenges of machine learning are, and how Cloudera’s enterprise data hub supports machine learning. More…
Data Scientist, Drew Conway calls them “10 reasons to always start your analysis in R”. They’re all very useful R packages that every data scientist/analytics should be aware of. Read More…
The editors at SearchDataManagement.com have reviewed their most popular Hadoop-related stories of 2013, and taken together, they form a narrative of Hadoop in 2013. The content followed the path of Hadoop and related software tools, such as HBase, as they gained footholds in the enterprise.
Read about the Top 5 Enterprise Hadoop Stories here by Jack Vaughan Read More
Bringing back to the fore one of the most popular posts! With R being one of the most popular programming languages for analytics, we wanted to provide additional free resources to those who are interested in learning more about it. Here are 2 of the most popular introductory videos to learn R. Read More
Here is a one-hour talk by one of the authors on Forecasting time series using R. Additionally, There are links to many exercises. Watch Video / Read More
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The Machine Learning Starter Kit from shop.oreilly.com is complete with tutorials, hands-on problem solving videos, and training in real-life data mining and analysis—everything you need to get a solid foundation in machine learning. Put the burden of big data where it belongs—on your computer—and master machine learning today Read More
Here is a link to a 27 page PDF Survey Report on Big Data Hadoop Practitioners produced by the SandHill Group and released a little over a month ago.
The report authored by Bradley Graham and M. R. Rangaswami contains lots of useful information for current and future Hadoop users. Read More