Category Archives: Cloudera

The End of Big Data and the Beginning of Big Data AI

In December 2014, I asked whether we were at the beginning of “the end of the Hadoop bubble.” I kept updating my Hadoop bubble watch (here and here) through the much-hyped IPOs of Hortonworks and Cloudera. The question was whether an open-source … Continue reading

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Josh Wills on Machine Learning in a Business Setting

Academic machine learning is all about optimization. Machine learning in a business setting is all about understanding: “My focus is always on how do I understand what the system is doing, come up with new hypotheses about this very complex … Continue reading

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Most Attractive Big Data Startups Uncovered by LinkedIn Data Science

Big data is big in the Bay Area. From the LinkedIn Blog: “LinkedIn knows how valuable big data is and our own big data powers this blog post. And it seems Bay Area engineers are looking to embrace similar opportunities, propelling … Continue reading

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