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Grading Nostalgia Connection

We will run occasional grading checks on Proxibid auctions so you can see how we bid based on condition. These coins are from Nostalgia Connection’s Oct.
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Tactics vs. Frameworks

Everyone hunts for best practices. But best practices often fall into two tiers: Tactics and Frameworks.

Tactics tend to work in the short-term. Do x, y, and z to optimize for 1, 2, and 3. 159 more words


All Those Writing Assignments

If you are taking one of my classes or any class in the humanities or the social sciences you’ll notice that you have to do quite a bit of writing over the course of the semester. 427 more words

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October 2014 Quarterly Full-Stack Download Patch for Exadata

In case you weren’t already aware, Oracle have released October 2014’s full-stack patch for Exadata.

This is a relatively minor update compared to previous patches, though it does include the latest security fixes as per October’s Critical Patch Update (ApEx, JavaVM, etc). 79 more words


Big Data in Pharma: What is Big Data?

Author: Andrew Bryk (Research Analyst)

We are past the peak of the Big Data hypecycle, not least of all because about half of the content on the topic put out by marketing gurus, branding experts, and other non-practitioners has moved on from extolling Big Data to actively pointing out that fact. 732 more words


Assessments: How, Why, When?

In the age of state, and federally mandated testing, adding another assessment to our students’ lives can feel unfair to them. But in order to gauge student knowledge, and progress, assessments are necessary. 45 more words

Information Governance is a Team Sport

a guest post for Stibo Systems’ datafusion blog by Dan Power and Wayne Eckerson 66 more words

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