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Video: Python in Big Data

Travis Oliphant, CEO of Continuum Analytics, kicks off PyData with a talk on Python in Big Data. Topics addressed include what Python has to offer the world of Big Data, specific use-cases, as well asking why Hadoop is considered the de-facto standard. 22 more words


How Hadoop has Developed as an Enterprise Software


In the hype surrounding “Big Data” and data analytics, Hadoop gets much attention as it has fast become the technology of choice. However at times little space is given to describing the product itself or analysing the impact it has on the Big Data market and the realities behind the hype. 1,893 more words

Business Intelligence

Single node cluster Hadoop on MAC - Example

Installing Single node cluster Hadoop –

Hortonworks Sandbox 2.1 – VirtualBox on Mac

This tutorial will instruct how to install single node Hadoop cluster in MacOS running on virtual machine. 2,345 more words

Big Data

SQL Database Improvements, Azure Active Directory Deployment of On Prem Apps to Cloud, HDInsight Tooling Top Azure Announcements

This week, Microsoft compiled a series of announcements that noted improvements and updates to its Azure platform. I wanted to call out several key new features of interest to developers and cloud development managers: 590 more words


Changing Your Mind About Big Data Isn’t Dumb

After all the hype about big data and its mental cousin Hadoop, some CIOs are getting skittish about investing additional money in a big data program without a clear business case. 74 more words

Business Intelligence

It was a great feeling to run the first word count program on my personal laptop with Windows OS after having been in a battle with it for almost 10 days now :). 286 more words