Do You Know What You R Doing With R?

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In this special guest feature, Bill Franks from Teradata talks about how to get the most out of the R open source statistical environment when doing business analytics. He also tailors expectations in terms of several perceived limitations of R and how to get around them.

Teradata University Network Addresses Need for Data-Driven Marketing Jobs

Organizations worldwide are struggling against a severe shortage of workers with analytical expertise and skills to understand and make data-driven marketing decisions. Teradata University Network, in conjunction with Teradata (NYSE: TDC), a leading analytic data platforms, marketing applications and consulting services company, are answering the need by making marketing applications, tools, and curricula freely available to university faculty and students.

Teradata Acquires Revelytix and Hadapt

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Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the analytic data platforms, marketing applications, and services company, today announced two acquisitions that accelerate the growth of its big data capabilities. On July 16th, Teradata acquired assets of Revelytix, a leader in information management products for big data with unique metadata management technology and deep expertise in integrating information across the enterprise. On July 17th, Teradata acquired assets of Hadapt, including experienced big data technologists and intellectual property.

Production Deployment Environments for R

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To help our audience leverage the power of machine learning, the editors of insideBIGDATA have created this weekly article series called “The insideBIGDATA Guide to Machine Learning.” This is our eighth and final installment, “Production Deployment Environments for R.”

Teradata Lifts the Limitations on Open Source R Analytics

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Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the analytic data platforms, marketing applications, and services company, today introduced Teradata® Aster® R, which extends the power of open source R analytics by lifting the memory and processing limitations. Teradata Aster R offers the R analyst an enterprise-ready business analytics solution that is massively scalable, reliable, and easy-to-use.

Teradata and MongoDB Empower Big Data Strategies with JSON Integration

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Teradata (NYSE: TDC) has announced an alliance with MongoDB, Inc., to integrate their systems by building a high-speed, bi-directional connector based on JavaScript Object Notation (JSON). Use of the new connector will empower users to easily incorporate data for analytics, while improving operations with strategic intelligence.

Free Conference – Big Data Camp 2014

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Feeling left out because your boss wouldn’t let you attend the Hadoop Summit 2014 happening this week? Not to worry! Here’s a free alternative, especially attractive if you happen to live/work in Los Angeles. The Big Data Camp LA 2014 is a free, all-day conference on Saturday, June 14 hosted at the DirectTV campus near LAX.

Teradata Portfolio for Hadoop 2 Announced

Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the analytic data platforms, marketing applications, and services company, today introduced Teradata Portfolio for
Hadoop 2 to reduce the risk, cost, and complexity of Hadoop deployment and management. The comprehensive portfolio helps organizations address the technical and business challenges of leveraging diverse data stored in Apache™ Hadoop®.

R – The Data Scientist’s Choice and Data Access

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To help our audience leverage the power of machine learning, the editors of insideBIGDATA have created this weekly article series called “The insideBIGDATA Guide to Machine Learning.” This is our third installment, “R – The Data Scientist’s Choice and Data Access.”

Groupon Expands Teradata System to Power Analytics

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Teradata Corp. (NYSE: TDC), the analytic data platforms, marketing applications and services company, has indicated that Groupon, a global leader of local commerce known for its website featuring discount coupons usable at local or national companies, has expanded its Teradata Data Appliance-based Data Warehouse to accommodate rapid business growth as well as a rising demand for deeper detail in analytics-driven intelligence.