Introducing the Human Face of Big Data

Sometimes, in the technology world, the hype wildly overstates the real power or impact of a new product or idea. But ironically, sometimes the hype does the opposite: it actually masks the real-world transformations that are being shaped by a powerful new concept in our industry. After all, nothing was … READ MORE

Brian Fitzgerald September 13th, 2012

Scientific Big Data

We are at a very exciting moment in history and in science. On one hand, advances in technology have enabled scalable and affordable Cloud Computing as well as the analytics of truly massive Big Data. These in turn have made viable the application of technology to the advancement of science … READ MORE

Patricia Florissi June 28th, 2012

Journey to Data Science

As the Big Data phenomenon continues to grow, we’re seeing demand for trained and talented data scientists far exceeding the supply. In the past, there were individual specialists that handled pieces of what today we call data science, with three or four different people with different skill sets touching your … READ MORE

Tom Clancy April 3rd, 2012

5 Things About Big Data You Need to Know

Last month, I delivered a keynote at O’Reilly Strata Conference 2012 in Santa Clara, California where I addressed the top five questions about Big Data that I hear all the time. 1. What’s The Big Deal With Big Data? We are all aware that data is growing in volume, but … READ MORE

Luke Lonergan March 21st, 2012
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