There’s No Place Like Home

The data scientist community finally has a home. The Second Annual Data Science Summit takes place on May 23, creating the ultimate nesting ground for this small population of artful data enthusiasts.  Similar to last year’s First Annual Data Science Summit, the goal this year is to nurture … READ MORE

Mona Patel May 10th, 2012

A Data Scientist Speaks

Yes, Data Scientists do speak. In fact, the Data Scientist I spoke with for this blog piece is articulate, business savvy, and well polished. The term ‘mad scientist’ still applies to Data Scientists, as they are addicted to the iterative process of using knowledge, assumptions, and intuition to … READ MORE

Mona Patel April 23rd, 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 … READ MORE

Tom Clancy April 3rd, 2012

Think Bigger: How to Harness the Power of Big Data

What’s the promise of Big Data? And the perils? How can it be used to drive growth? Improve efficiency? Create competitive advantage? How are effective data science teams built? These were just some of the burning Big Data questions addressed by the first briefing in the EMC Greenplum … READ MORE

Sandra Hamilton February 21st, 2012

The Big Data Effect

Last month, EMC Greenplum hosted an event at the Churchill Club in Silicon Valley to address some key questions surrounding the big data debate. The panel of passionate, distinguished practitioners included Keith Collins, Gil Elbaz, Ping Li, Anand Rajaraman and myself. Michael Chui of the McKinsey Global Institute did … READ MORE

Luke Lonergan January 10th, 2012

Future Careers in Data Science

Pat Gelsinger, President and Chief Operating Officer, EMC Information Infrastructure Products on trends in IT, EMC’s leading position and the emergence of data science.

Pat Gelsinger November 28th, 2011
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