I am starting to interact with the newly set up cluster for data science here at YellowPages. Being a complete neophyte to all of these installation adventures, I will regularly post here a bunch of stuff that I am prone to forget – hopefully in a structured way. 210 more words
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One of the tropes of the internet of things is that it will produce a lot of little data that needs aggregation and analysis. The rush is on to both collect that data (witness Google’s(s goog) $3.2 billion deal for Nest) as well as profit from selling gear to help companies parse that data (see Intel’s(s intc) investment into Cloudera). 553 more words
Job – #Hadoop & #VBlock - Pleasanton, CA | #Puppet SME - Greenwood Village, CO | Long term Contract (W2) – firstname.lastname@example.org/ (408) 728-9489.
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Job: Data Analyst – (Hadoop & VBlock )
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Karim Keshavjee, a Toronto physician and digital health consultant, crunches mountains of data from 500 doctors to figure out how to improve patient treatment. But it’s a frustrating slog to get a computer to decipher all the misspellings, abbreviations, and notes written in unintelligible medical shorthand. 1,150 more words
Hadoop vendor MapR has raised $110 million in capital to help it keep growing in a heated enterprise Hadoop market. Most of the funding — $80 million — came in the form of venture capital from Google Capital(s goog), Qualcomm(s qcom) Ventures and MapR’s previous investors Lightspeed Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, NEA and Redpoint Ventures. 613 more words