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Posts from Date:   2015-2

Uncle Sam Wants You (Data Scientists)!

by Nick Heudecker  |  February 27, 2015

This is a guest post from Gartner analyst Jim Hare. Each Strata + Hadoop World conference has its own personality and this one was no different. The buzz at the San Jose venue was the fact that President Barack Obama had attended the event. Well, sort of: he delivered the opening keynote presentation via taped […]

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Hadoop Webinar Q&A

by Nick Heudecker  |  February 25, 2015

This is a joint post authored with Merv Adrian There were many questions asked after the last quarterly Hadoop webinar, and Nick and I have picked a few that were asked several times to respond to here. Just to be clear, we don’t generally give deep advice in blog posts – our blogs are descriptive, […]

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Who Asked for an Open Data Platform?

by Nick Heudecker  |  February 18, 2015

This is a joint blog post between Nick Heudecker and Merv Adrian. It’s Strata week here in San Jose, and with that comes a flood of new announcements on products, partners and funding. Today’s big announcement came in the form of the Open Data Platform (ODP). A number of companies have signed on, but in short, it’s got some Hadoopers, some […]

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