Google BigQuery is a data analysis tool born from Google internal technologies. It enables developers to analyze terabyte data sets in seconds using a RESTful API. This session will dive into best practices for getting fast answers to business questions.
Over the past 2 years, I've had the opportunity to work with two open-source workflow engines for Hadoop. I used and contributed to Azkaban, written and open-sourced by LinkedIn, for over a year while I worked at Adconion.
As the name implies, what we’re talking about here is the explosion of electronic data that comes from huge volumes of transactions, devices, and sensors being captured by businesses today. This data often comes in unstructured formats and/or too fast for us to effectively process in real time.
Qubole's auto-scaling Hadoop technology is now available for Early Access. Users are able to login through a browser based application and run Hive queries without worrying about cluster management and scaling.
This week's announcement by Google of its new Compute Engine cloud offering is a big deal, but most commentators are missing the real reason Google will get some stalwart Amazon customers to give Compute Engine a try.
ZestCash aimed to move beyond the 40-year-old system of credit scoring by introducing new variables. Giving up a prepaid cellphone, often the phone of necessity for the poor or credit-risky, meant losing a phone number, which indicates a willingness to lose social connections. That was a warning sign.
In this article, we will discuss in detail some new components in Flume 1.x (also known as Flume NG), which is currently on the trunk branch, techniques and components that can be be used to route the data, configuration validation, and finally support for serializing events.
SYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)Microsoft and Google put RightScale on a RollSYS-CON Media (press release) (blog)That's proven multiple times and the recent outages of AWS are an indication of the vulnerability of the Cloud.
At Google IO developer conference in San Francisco last month, Google introduced a slew of new products including Google Compute Engine. What wasn't talked was Google's big data play. Google is definitely in the Big ...
ForbesSocial Media And The Big Data ExplosionForbesThis article is by Marita Scarfi, CEO of Organic, a digital ad agency unit of Omnicom Group with clients that have included Kimberly-Clark, Chrysler, American Express, Sony PlayStation, Sprint, and...
Group deals company Groupon has acquired e-commerce data firm Adku for an undisclosed price, the startup announced today. Adku provides a service that attempts to "optimize" a person's shopping experience by ...
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