Watch 2 very popular videos from Google recruiters and engineers who advise on how to prepare for a technical interview. The tips apply to tech interviews at most competent firms. Watch Videos
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
In this 20 minute Video, Mikio Braun, Data Scientist at Streamdrill, discusses novel systems based on stream mining algorithms which accumulate statistics on user behavior in real-time in a streaming fashion, this way always reflecting the most recent user behavior. Watch Video
Watch On-Demand 60 minute Webinar with the CTOs of Cloudera and Splunk about how their companies are working together to make it easier for every knowledge worker to rapidly explore, analyze and visualize raw unstructured data in a Hadoop enterprise data hub without specialized training. Read More
EARLY RELEASE Available Now via O’Reilly books. Print Copy not out until next Spring.
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
As our society transforms into a data-driven one, the role of the Data Scientist is becoming more and more important. If you want to be on the leading edge of what is sure to become a major profession in the not-too-distant future, this book can show you how. Read More
Whether you’re completely new to computer science or have a decent programming background (without formal training), this is a great FREE Course from Harvard called CS50 “Introduction to Computer Science”.
It can also be taken for certification or course credits as well (info in article). It’s easy to follow along and has received much praise from the 10’s of thousands who’ve taken it to date. In this post you will have direct access to all the video lectures and links to do more. Read More…
Discover the breakthrough tool your company can use to make winning decisions
This forward-thinking book addresses the emergence of predictive business analytics, how it can help redefine the way your organization operates, and many of the misconceptions that impede the adoption of this new management capability. Filled with case examples. 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