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 ...

Big Data News - To Data Lakes and Beyond!!

Uli Bethke Big Data, Computing, Data Science, Data Science

How data lakes become toxic to the future of computing and a menu of approximation algorithms As we reach the end of another week, much is still happening in our community despite it being “holiday season”. The sun never sets on great ideas and the sharing of knowledge, which is why we would like to shine a light on some ...

Big Data News - Where advanced “Machine Learning” meets “Fine Wine”

Uli Bethke Big Data, Data Science, Technology

A week in review - Tableau’s first M&A venture, Machine Learning meets Fine Wine and a Streaming World beyond Batch Processing This week has been another week of movements around the world with Tableau stepping into the M&A club with its first acquisition venture. We explore how a UCL academic and former wine trader developed machine learning algorithms to increase ...

Technology with Databricks, Xpoint™ and Doradus…

Uli Bethke Big Data, Cloud

Technology and Big Data movers... A week of wonder in review... This week saw a number of exciting ideas and announcements reach the Tech community that signals how it can positively impact the world. Taking a look at some of the highlights, I think we can get excited about the following: Burak Yavuz , Software Engineer at Databricks blogged about ...