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Join us! We are a growing group of data scientists, engineers, and technologists interested in expanding our knowledge and network. We have a good mix of seasoned practitioners, professionals, entrepreneurs, students, and recent grads in a wide variety of data science disciplines.

We hold our meet-ups in or near Palo Alto to serve the Peninsula and South Bay with great content.

Upcoming events (5)

Free Webinar: Data Visualization- Unlocking value in Data

When? 30th July, 2014 at 1:00 PM EST. Where? From the comfort of your laptops, desktops, smartphones etc. Conveying meaning in data quickly is the focal point of analytics. Visual analytics helps you discover new relationships in data, prompts you to ask new questions, and helps you convey what you see to others. Join us for this webinar to learn how to unlock the potential of your data using data visualizations. Save the date! 30th July, 2014 (Wednesday), Time: 1 PM EST How to join? Register here to join the webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1157063724852071682 For more details and upcoming webinars, stay tuned to our webinar hub page: http://www.perceptive-analytics.com/data-visualization-designer/#webinar Who should join? This free webinar is an excellent opportunity for businesses/corporate professionals that deal with huge data trying to discover new relationships and unlock the potential in data using data visualizations. Webinar Objectives: • Understand how to make sense of vast data quickly • Elicit questions you did not ask before • Using visualizations to discover new data relationships • Learn how data visualization can help identify hidden insights in data • Explore various visualizations hand-picked by experts About Speaker: Chaitanya Sagar, CEO of Perceptive Analytics. (http://in.linkedin.com/in/chaitanyasagar/) Chaitanya Sagar is the founder and CEO of Perceptive Analytics. He is a Chartered Accountant (equivalent to CPA) and also holds a MBA from the Indian School of Business. He has a total experience of 15 years serving 300+ clients from medium to large companies in the USA, India, Australia, Europe and Middle East. He is an expert in creating Data Visualizations and has made presentations at international conferences. About Perceptive Analytics: Perceptive Analytics is a Data Analytics company, offering specialized services in Data Visualization, Dashboard Design, Marketing Analytics, Web Marketing Analytics, Spreadsheet Modeling and Application Solutions. We have the reputation of being a trusted advisor with a penchant to deliver compelling value. We help clients unlock hidden insights using our cutting edge data visualizations. The clientele we serviced include a wide range of companies from listed companies to start ups in Silicon Valley to privately owned multi-billion dollar companies. RSVP here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1157063724852071682 Contact Info: Chaitanya Sagar, [masked]

Sloan Digital Sky Survey Data Release 10 (SDSS DR10)
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The SDSS, conceived in 1987 by James E. Gunn at Princeton, has become the largest single integrated astrophysical database in the world. Expectations were high that analysis of this data would result in major scientific breakthroughs. A detailed description of the SDSS and just such an anticipated major breakthrough facilitated by "Big Data" are described here: < http://sensibleuniverse.com/slides > I am offering to give an advanced technical talk some time in 2015. I welcome questions and comments from the PADSA community, which I may then incorporate in the talk. Alexander F. Mayer [masked]

Successful EDW to Hadoop Migration- Webinar
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Today, an increasing number of workloads and data is being migrated from the Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) to Hadoop based Big Data Warehouse (BDW). Join this webinar that will explore how offloading workloads from traditional warehouses to Hadoop is being solved at many large enterprises. This webinar will cover: • Challenges and risks facing large migration projects • Strategy for managing these risks leading • A proven “Connect – Assess – Migrate” approach that has produced immediate ROI • Real-time dashboards, app deployment & monitoring • Time and cost savings possible from an automated approach vis-a-vis manual approach Date- July 15; 9:30 am PT /12:30 pm ET Register Now : http://bit.ly/29hM0uy

Webinar Featuring Forrester-The Next Generation EDW
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Join Impetus for a webinar (featuring Forrester) that will discuss the trends and directions defining the next-generation Enterprise Data Warehouse(EDW). Topics to be covered: • What are the megatrends driving data warehouse environments? • Is the next-gen Big Data Warehouse a replacement for current EDW? • Is there a suggested reference architecture? • What are the key strategy imperatives and resources available to help avoid costly mistakes? Date- Oct 27, 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET Register now – http://bit.ly/2ewq7eF

Past events (109)

Intro GCP For DataScientists [Online]

Mitchell Park Library

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