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Big Data System Design with Bayesian Optimization

Designing complex Big Data system with myriad of  parameters and design choices is a daunting task. It’s almost a black art. Typically we stay with the default parameter settings, unless it fails to meet your requirement which forces you venture out of comfort zone of default settings. 1,469 more words

Big Data

A Recipe for Cooking with the Hadoop Ecosystem

It’s part of my job to cover the ecosystem of Hadoop, the open source big data technology, but sometimes it makes my head spin. If this is not your primary job, how can you possibly keep up? 1,129 more words

Business Analytics

Big Data Analytics – Innovation in Healthcare Data Management

Healthcare is an ever growing industry with increasing amounts of data that include patient records, compliance requirements and regulatory information. Traditionally, they were stored as hard copies and with the increase in data, the need for bigger space increased. 426 more words

Big Data

CFP: AusDM 2016 paper submission extended to 2 Sept

14th Australasian Data Mining Conference (AusDM 2016)
Canberra, Australia,
6-8 December 2016
URL: http://ausdm16.ausdm.org/
Join us on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/groups/AusDM-4907891

The Australasian Data Mining Conference has established itself as the premier Australasian meeting for both practitioners and researchers in data mining. 242 more words

Data Mining

Understanding Support Vector Machines

One of the important and popular classification techniques among Machine Learning algorithms is Support Vector Machines. This is also called large margin classification. Support Vector Machine technique results in a hyperplane that separates and hence classifies samples into two distinct classes. 492 more words

Scala

Denodo Makes Data Virtualization Relevant to Big Data and Analytics

Data virtualization is not new, but it has changed over the years. The term describes a process of combining data on the fly from multiple sources rather than copying that data into a common repository such as a data warehouse or a data lake, which… 1,082 more words

Business Analytics

Who's Afraid of the Big (Bad) Wolf?

By Diego Klabjan, Northwestern University

In May 2016, I attended the IRI Annual Meeting in Orlando. I participated in the round table discussion “Implications of Big Data on R&D Management,” organized by the Big Data Working Group where I serve as subject matter expert. 427 more words

R&D