Big Data News: HUG Ireland’s 1st 2016 Big Data Event, Airbnb’s Predictive Model using NPS and Hive Optimization

Uli Bethke Apache, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse, ETL, Hadoop, Hive, HUG Ireland, Technology

Hadoop User Group (HUG) Ireland packed the house with a great evening on Apache Mesos/Myriad and an overview of Airbnb’s Predictive Model After a restful holiday season, the new year kicked off in style for Hadoop User Group (HUG) Ireland with its opening 2016 event at Synchronoss on January 11th. We heard from Mary Mangru, President of DAMA Ireland about ...

Big Data News: Apache Kafka 0.9 Release and Ebay Open Sourcing of Pulsar Reporting

Uli Bethke Big Data, HUG Ireland, Open Source Software, Technology

Open Source movers this week with Kafka 0.9 release along with Ebay’s extension of Pulsar open source with Pulsar Reporting  The world does not stand still too long in Big Data as more open source projects come to fruition adding value and substance to our community’s open source movement.  Apache Kafka was one such movement with its 0.9 version release ...

Big Data News - Meetups & Spark Releases, the Open Source Community in motion

Uli Bethke Business Intelligence, Datameer, HUG Ireland

Spark 1.5 release to Hadoop User Group Ireland events, open source news of note this week So another week reaches a close and we have been busy here at Sonra supporting Hadoop User Group (HUG) Ireland at their latest event, which was a big hit with our esteemed audience of data professionals and enthusiasts. Video Footage Extract - Uli Bethe ...

Big Data News – MapR’s Deep Dive into Apache Drill and Gartner’s Big Data Predictions for 2020

Uli Bethke Big Data, Hadoop, Spark, SQL for Analysis

30% of all Enterprises will use intermediaries for big data by 2017 Another week has passed and our big data community has been busy around the world. Some interesting movements in our industry has arisen with Doug Laney on Forbes making three predictions on the advancement of big data to 2020, including the rise of 3rd party big data contractors helping ...

A Hadoop User Group (HUG) Ireland Event - Data Discovery and Self-Service Analytics

Uli Bethke Business Intelligence, Datameer, HUG Ireland

You are cordially invited to a big data event in Dublin City! Hadoop User Group (HUG) Ireland are hosting an event sponsored by Sonra Intelligence Ltd in Bank of Ireland, Grand Canal Square, Dublin 2 on September 9th at 6pm. Data Discovery and Self-Service Analytics is a must see event covering the following topics: Introduction to Data Discovery and Self ...