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[dotScale 2015 workshop] Datamine your body in the Cloud

Hosted by Paris Tech Talks

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You will learn, test and try using a demonstration on how to quickly connect an Electro Cardiogram that generates events to a Predictive Analytics engine using the services of Bluemix and IBM's Business Analytic tooling.


• Introduction: The Path to New Value with IBM Big Data & Analytics

• The Big Data Market, Illustrated Use Cases and the future of Big Data & Analytics with Watson Analytics

• Internet of Things & Wearable Connected Devices landscape

• Datamine your body in the Cloud
- Demonstration: Avert Critical Health Conditions Real-time streaming data combining the Internet of things with a connected device streaming data via a smart phone to the cloud to store data and perform analytical operations.
- Technical breakdown

• Introduction to Bluemix

• Hands on Labs
- Introduction to the lab environment
- Lab 1: Using the Analytics for Hadoop Bluemix service to load and transform your data
- Lab 2: Building an Internet of Things application to collect data from a simulated device

• Predictive analytics with SPSS Modeler v17
- Lab 3: Create a Model to Predict Heart Failure with SPSS and deploy it using the predictive modelling service on Bluemix


Please check them to be productive!

• A reasonably-powered laptop with at least 4GB RAM with Wifi enabled

• A Bluemix account. Get a new account here (

• An OpenVPN ( client. Download here (

• A Microsoft Remode Desktop client. Download here (

Hosts: Benoit Barranco, Technical Leader Big Data & Analytics at the IBM Innovation Center Europe & Catherine Ezvan, Senior Certified Consulting IT Specialist - Cloud Software Technical Sales Client Technical Specialist

If you'd like to know more about Bluemix, you can join the Paris Bluemix meetup (

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Registration to dotScale 2015 ( is not required to attend the workshop