Analytics
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Ring in the New Year with New Data Products

paulbarsch - January 5, 2012

For web-based businesses, and of course, those with a web presence (which is just about everyone) there’s a goldmine of…

Hadoop
1031 views

Map and Reduce in MapReduce: a SAS Illustration

JiangtangHu - October 4, 2011

In last post, I mentioned Hadoop, the open source implementation of Google’s MapReduce for parallelized processing of big data. (more…)

Analytics
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How to Program MapReduce Jobs in Hadoop with R

DavidMSmith - September 13, 2011

MapReduce is a powerful programming framework for efficiently processing very large amounts of data stored in the Hadoop distributed filesystem.…

Data Warehousing
1136 views

The concept of non-relational analytics

asterdata - July 2, 2010

There is a lot of talk these days about relational vs. non-relational data. But what about analytics? Does it make…

Data Mining
626 views

Terabytes of trees

DavidMSmith - August 13, 2009

I saw a very interesting talk at hosted by the SF Bay ACM last night. Google engineer Josh Herbach talked…

Data Mining
620 views

Amazon Elastic MapReduce, and other stuff I don’t have time to grok yet

SDC Editor - April 2, 2009

Lots of good stuff have been coming to my attention lately.Amazon just announced their Amazon Elastic MapReduce program. Sounds like…