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by Jay Kreps
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by Jeroen Janssens
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by Matthew Kirk
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Signals from Strata + Hadoop World in Barcelona 2014

By Mac Slocum
November 20, 2014

Experts from across the big data world are coming together this week for Strata + Hadoop World in Barcelona 2014. We’ve gathered insights from the event below. #IoTH: The Internet of Things and Humans “If we could start over with …

The science of moving dots: the O’Reilly Data Show Podcast

By Ben Lorica
November 20, 2014

Editor’s note: you can subscribe to the O’Reilly Data Show Podcast through SoundCloud. Many data scientists are comfortable working with structured operational data and unstructured text. Newer techniques like deep learning have opened up data types like images, video, and …

The big data sweet spot: policy that balances benefits and risks

By Andy Oram
November 13, 2014

A big reason why discussions of “big data” get complicated — and policy-makers resort to vague hand-waving, as in the well-known White House executive office report — is that its ripple effects travel fast and far. Your purchase, when recorded …

The problem of managing schemas

By Gwen Shapira
November 4, 2014

When a team first starts to consider using Hadoop for data storage and processing, one of the first questions that comes up is: which file format should we use? This is a reasonable question. HDFS, Hadoop’s data storage, is different …

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Data Experts

Jay Kreibich Jay Kreibich is a professional software engineer who has always been interested in how people process and understand information.

Shahed Latif Shahed Latif is a partner in KPMG's Advisory practice having extensive IT and business skills. He has over 23 years of experience working with the global fortune 1000 companies focusing on providing business and technology solutions across a variety of areas.

Luciano Ramalho Luciano Ramalho Luciano Ramalho was a Web developer before the Netscape IPO in 1995, and switched from Perl to Java to Python in 1998. Since then he worked on some of the largest news portals in Brazil using Python, and taught Python web development in the Brazilian media, banking and government sectors.…

Noah Iliinsky Noah Iliinsky Illinsky has spent the last several years thinking about effective approaches to creating diagrams and other types of information visualization. He also works in interface and interaction design, all from a functional and user-centered perspective.

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Getting Started with Impala - Interactive SQL for Apache Hadoop
December 4, 2014 - 10AM PT,


All-vs-All: Correlation Using Spark/Hadoop
December 9, 2014 - 10AM PT,


Next Gen Leaders Set Pace For New Wave of Solutions
December 9, 2014 - 10AM PT,


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