ComputerWorld - Big Data

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  • 6 Common Probability Distributions every data science professional should know
    Introduction Suppose you are a teacher in a university. After checking assignments for a week, you graded all the students. You gave these graded ... The post 6 Common Probability Distributions...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website…
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  • Comparative Stock Market Analysis in R using Quandl & tidyverse- Part I
    Introduction What differentiates the best data scientists from others? It is their focus on application of data science. The best data scientists I know ... The post Comparative Stock Market...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website fo…
    - 5 days ago 14 Sep 17, 3:27am -
  • Understanding Support Vector Machine algorithm from examples (along with code)
    Note: This article was originally published on Oct 6th, 2015 and updated on Sept 13th, 2017 Introduction Mastering machine learning algorithms isn’t a myth ... The post Understanding Support...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website…
    - 7 days ago 12 Sep 17, 6:30pm -
  • Python vs. R (vs. SAS) – which tool should I learn?
    Note: This article was originally published on Mar 27th, 2014 and updated on Sept 12th, 2017 Introduction We love comparisons! From Samsung vs. Apple vs. ... The post Python vs. R (vs. SAS) –...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my websit…
    - 8 days ago 11 Sep 17, 6:30pm -
  • 6 Easy Steps to Learn Naive Bayes Algorithm (with codes in Python and R)
    Note: This article was originally published on Sep 13th, 2015 and updated on Sept 11th, 2017 Introduction Here’s a situation you’ve got into: You ... The post 6 Easy Steps to Learn...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full…
    - 8 days ago 11 Sep 17, 1:35pm -

SmartData Collective

  • Big Data and Pricing Analytics Are Rewriting the Negotiation Rules
    Big data is changing the rules of engagement in the business world in surprising ways. According to a trio of experts from PanGas AG, big data makes negotiators more informed and bolsters transparency. These claims have been supported by other expert…
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  • The Future of Big Data: 10 Predictions You Should Be Aware Of
    Come 2020, every person in the world will be creating 7 MBs of data every second. We have already created more data in past couple of years than in the entire history of human kind. Big data has taken the world by storm and there are no signs of slow…
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  • Are Major Optimization Opportunities Hiding in Your Business Data?
    By now we all know that big data and powerful analytics are changing the way businesses work. Executives don’t have to rely purely on experience, “best practices” or instinct anymore. Instead, the business intelligence gained through querying d…
    - 5 days ago 14 Sep 17, 1:06pm -
  • What You Need to Know About Talend’s New Community for Big Data Innovation
    Talend is a leading provider of big data products and services. Last year, the company announced that it was growing 136%, year-over year, due to some of its highly successful products. Talend continues to push forward with more innovative ideas. Lat…
    - 8 days ago 11 Sep 17, 1:13pm -
  • How Mobile Devices Are Revolutionizing the Big Data Industry
    Mobile phones have undergone rapid development in the past few years. Today, cell phones have become an integral part of our lives. Most people carry these devices everywhere they go, even when they are asleep, they want their cell phones to be besid…
    - 9 days ago 10 Sep 17, 4:18pm -

Infoworld - Big Data

  • IDG Contributor Network: Using big data to improve customer experience and financial results
    Technology provides businesses across all industries with tools and capabilities that optimize operations in order to maximize revenue and minimize waste. Many industries now have access to up-to-date information on customer experience, product accep…
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  • IDG Contributor Network: Ensuring big data and fast data performance with in-memory computing
    In-memory computing (IMC) technologies have been available for years. However, until recently, the cost of memory made IMC impractical for all but the most performance-critical, high value applications.Over the last few years, however, with memory pr…
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 1:27pm -
  • Machine learning skills for software engineers
    Ted Dunning is chief applications architect at MapR Technologies.A long time ago in the mid 1950’s, Robert Heinlein wrote a story called “A Door into Summer” in which a competent mechanical engineer hooked up some “Thorsen tubes” for patter…
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • Review: Domo is good BI, not great BI
    In the last couple of years I have reviewed four of the leading business intelligence (BI) products: Tableau, Qlik Sense, Microsoft Power BI, and Amazon QuickSight. In general terms, Tableau sets the bar for ease of use, and Power BI sets the bar for…
    - 8 days ago 11 Sep 17, 10:00am -
  • ONNX makes machine learning models portable, shareable
    Microsoft and Facebook have announced a joint project to make it easier for data analysts to exchange trained models between different machine learning frameworks.The Open Neural Network Exchange (ONNX) format is meant to provide a common way to rep…
    - 11 days ago 8 Sep 17, 4:49pm -


  • !Big Data Architecture: A Complete and Detailed Overview
    Data scientists may not be as educated or experienced in computer science, programming concepts, devops, site reliability engineering, non-functional requirements, software solution infrastructure, or general software architecture as compared to well…
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  • !Vevo: Sr. Machine Learning Engineer
    Seeking a Senior Data Scientist to apply machine learning methods and algorithms to large data sets to create a personalized experience for our users and deliver accurate music video recommendations as a core service of our ML team.
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  • !Evaluating Data Science Projects: A Case Study Critique
    It’s not necessary to understand the inner workings of a machine learning project, but you should understand whether the right things have been measured and whether the results are suited to the business problem. You need to know whether to believe…
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  • !Using Apache SystemML(tm) with Hortonworks Data Platform
    Learn how to add Apache SystemML to an existing Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 2.6.1 cluster for Apache Spark. Users interested in Python, Scala, Spark, or Zeppelin can run Apache SystemML as described here.
    - 18 hours ago 18 Sep 17, 8:35pm -
  • !John Elder on How to Tell if Your Market Timing System Will Work — at PAW Financial — Oct 29 – Nov 2
    See Dr. John Elder, CEO & Founder, Elder Research, Inc. at Predictive Analytics World for Financial Services – October in New York – at his special featured session: How to Tell if Your Market Timing System Will Work: A New Measure of Model Quali…
    - 22 hours ago 18 Sep 17, 5:32pm -

BigData Analytics News

  • Major Players Suffer From DDoS Attacks
    DDoS attacks have become an increasingly prominent concern in today’s changing web landscape. It seems as though no entity is entirely safe from experiencing one of these massive attacks, and major players across the globe having been affected thr…
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 6:24am -
  • 10 Reasons Why You Should Emphasize On Data Collection for Your Business!
    Before shedding any light on how useful Big Data proves to be for businesses, let’s just take a quick detour to what Big Data is, and its mechanization. Big Data is a large set of structured and unstructured data. Its complexity and extensiveness d…
    - 12 days ago 7 Sep 17, 9:38am -
  • How To Use Excel To Maximise Your Data Analysis
    We live in a world of big data and sophisticated information technology – these have become an integral part of our personal and professional lives. It’s nearly impossible to run a business or get work done without access to big data. Even an ord…
    - 13 days ago 6 Sep 17, 9:17am -
  • Top 5 Best Online Hadoop Courses that You Can Access
    Hadoop is an open-source software framework used for running applications and storing data on clusters of commodity software. Hadoop is based on Java and used by organizations to sort large sets of data. It is, therefore, an important discipline of d…
    - 26 days ago 24 Aug 17, 9:30am -
  • Benefits of cloud computing for Organisations
    Any company, big or small, cannot afford to have a disruptive communication system. When an entrepreneur runs a company, he/ she expects streamline workflow,  instant reporting, on time delivery of projects but not at the cost of security. Cloud com…
    - 28 days ago 22 Aug 17, 7:44am -

Data Science Central

  • !18 Great Articles About Predictive Analytics
    This resource is part of a series on specific topics related to data science: regression, clustering, neural networks, deep learning, Hadoop, decision trees, ensembles, correlation, outliers, regression, Python, R, Tensorflow, SVM, data reduction, f…
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  • Weekly Digest, September 18
    Monday newsletter published by Data Science Central. Previous editions can be found here.  The contribution flagged with a + is our selection for the picture of the week.Announcements…
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  • 25 Timeless Data Science Articles
    This is our third post of a new series featuring articles published long ago. We manually selected articles that were most popular or overlooked, time-insensitive (for instance we eliminated articles about data science products because software packa…
    - 4 days ago 15 Sep 17, 7:00pm -
  • Search for the fastest Deep Learning Framework supported by Keras
    Summary: Performance comparison for the popular Deep Learning frameworks supported by Keras – TensorFlow, CNTK, MXNet and TheanoIf there are any doubts in regards to the popularity of Keras among the Data Scientist/Engineer community and the mind…
    - 5 days ago 14 Sep 17, 10:30pm -
  • Equestrian Sports – Where Trots Get Digital and Technology Meets Tradition
    Equestrian sports is one of the oldest forms of sports entertainment. Its history can be dated back to the ancient Greek civilization. Since then, the trots have transcended the periodical barriers from time to time, walking stride to stride with th…
    - 6 days ago 13 Sep 17, 1:30pm -


  • !IBM Offers Cloud Storage Via UPS
    The rise of streaming analytics, and with it ever-greater volumes of big data in motion, is prompting new ways to “transport” data that is increasing ending up in the cloud. With an eye on remote users with limited network access, IBM this week l…
    - 17 hours ago 18 Sep 17, 9:35pm -
  • !The Data Science Inside the Bloomberg Terminal
    When it comes to financial data, you can’t find a more recognizable product than the Bloomberg Terminal, which is used by hundreds of thousands of financial professionals around the world. While its amber-on-black text interface evokes a 1990s-era…
    - 20 hours ago 18 Sep 17, 6:54pm -
  • Webinar: Getting Started with Amazon Redshift Spectrum
    The post Webinar: Getting Started with Amazon Redshift Spectrum appeared first on Datanami.
    - 1 day ago 18 Sep 17, 7:05am -
  • The Next Generation Analytics Database – Accelerated by GPUs
    As organizations demand more and more from their analytics and data science teams, processing power looms as one of the fundamental roadblocks to easy success. Organizations are facing a variety of processing-related data challenges: data centers spr…
    - 1 day ago 18 Sep 17, 7:01am -
  • Forrester Reshuffles the Deck on BI and Analytics Tools
    The industry upheaval that began in the BI and analytics market several years ago continues to play out, as the aggressive upstarts that displaced the old guard of BI itself gets displaced. Now Forrester Research is jumping into the fray with a new a…
    - 4 days ago 15 Sep 17, 5:02pm -