PODCAST: Discussing Big Data, Integration and Security


  In mid-November, I had the opportunity to chat with Informatica's Murthy Mathiprakasam - Product Marketing Manager - about the practices of big data, data management and integration. Listen to segment #1 (approx 10mins) To start our conversation, we discussed differences in implementing big data projects around Manual implementation vs. automation in big data applications [...]



By | November 23rd, 2015|Big Data, Data Integration, Data Management, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Dos and Don’ts for the Data Scientist


Review of Statistics Done Wrong by Alex Reinhart Since the advent of the big data era, organizations have been crying out for data scientists. Initially it was finding the true data scientist. But as these resources were considered scarce, it was a search for people who could hand-code analytical models in a Hadoop environment.  As [...]



By | May 14th, 2015|Advanced Analytics, Big Data|0 Comments

Return on Investment (ROI) of Data Science as a Service


In skiing, the “black diamond” run or ski slope is often referred to as “high risk/high reward.” You receive lots of “reward” skiing the black diamond slopes, but you have a significant amount of “risk” associated with variable terrain, such as the presence of trees and the possibility of injury. However, the black diamond slopes [...]



What Big Data Is Not


Next week, EMA and 9sight will hold a webinar covering our Big Data research findings.  Among our insights will be that Big Data has evolved. Moving forward, Big Data isn’t: merely a technology definition solely Hadoop implementations just petabyte and above only used by Data Scientists Big Data is maturing to the point where business [...]



By | December 4th, 2012|Big Data, Business Intelligence|0 Comments
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