addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwchatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrosseditemptyheartexportfacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgoogleimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusprice-ribbonImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

Update, Big Data Week, and DSL12 Hackathon!

From: Carlos
Sent on: Saturday, March 3, 2012 11:30 AM

Hi there, here's a quick update.

Big Data Week Apr,23rd - Apr,29th will be announced soon. London, San Francisco, New York. Three cities talking about Big Data. Here’s a sneak preview (content not ready yet) The main man organizing this is Stewart @DataSift.

DSL12 Hackathon! Apr 28th-Apr 29th (as part of Big Data Week) This is really taking a big effort…but we hope it's well worth it. It’s coming Hey Vicent @Greenplum: Thanks for your massive support! Register your interest, ideas or suggestions at [address removed]  

Kaggle collaboration. We just got a nice email from Jeremy, President & Chief Scientist confirming they’d like to run a contest at DSL12 Hackathon. Woohoo! Don’t know Kaggle? see this  They’re awesome. Hey Neal Lathia: Jeremy says hello

Data Science as a Game Changer: What Enterprises can learn from Startups, Apr, 23rd (as part of Big Data Week). Next meetup to be announced soon.

Want to give a 10 min talk at our events? Contact [address removed]

===================
Something for the weekend

Solve real problems in handling massive amounts of data with Disco, an Open Source, Python + MapReduce project 

“Stop following me, you f*cking freak! “ NoSQL Modeling Techniques 

Couldn’t make it to StrataConference? Then read these snippets or watch keynote videos & interviews here  

Real-Time Analytics at Facebook

In your Face: Movie recommendations and more via MapReduce and Scalding (Scala + Cascading)

Programmers Need to Learn Statistics or I Will Kill them All  (Dr. Alex @aglfarquhar made some brilliant remarks)

Extreme Analytics at eBay

BigML: Machine Learning for the Masses, join the invite here

Tech Tutti-Frutti: AlchemyDB – The world’s first integrated GraphDB + RDBMS + KV Store + Document Store  

Dead Crows Fly East (for the young & tender data modeller)  

How Microsoft uses Data Mining & Machine Learning in Bing testing

Big Data+ Machine Learning = Scared Banks  

===================

ABEND triggered

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy