insideBIGDATA Launches Big Data Events Calendar

InsideBIGDATA Events Calendar

Today InsideBigData announces the roll out of a comprehensive events calendar for the Big Data community, and offers free listings to event planners. This event calendar is a valuable resource for planning your conference travels in 2014

Health Datapalooza Forum – Heritage Health Prize Winner

Heritage Provider Network (HPN) presented a $500,000 award to the winning team, POWERDOT, for the Heritage Health Prize competition powered by the Kaggle machine learning challenge platform. The competition ran from April 4, 2011 until April 4, 2013.

Panel: Why Open Stack is Game Changer for Big Data

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“Can Big Data on OpenStack become a first class citizen just like any other framework? How does new features such as Bare Metal support effect the use of Big Data on OpenStack?”

Demo: map-D Visualizes Big Data Fast with GPUs

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In this video from SC13, Thomas Graham and Todd Mostak from map-D demonstrate their super-fast GPU database technology. “We build unique databases that process huge datasets in milliseconds, performing up to 70 times faster than CPU-based solutions.”

Northwestern University in Qatar to Host Big Data Symposium

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Northwestern University in Qatar has announced an open symposium, which will apply the booming phenomenon of “big data” to the understanding of media management, content production and consumption. It will be held November 19 at NU-Q.

Big Impact from Big Data

Facebook’s analytics team head, Ken Rudin, delivered a presentation at this week’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “Big Impact from Big Data.”

Rich Brueckner presents: Big Data – What is it Really About?

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Rich Brueckner from insideBIGDATA describes what’s really behind high performance data analysis and why you should care.

Future of Statistics Unconference

The Simply Statistics Blog is hosting a web conference on Oct. 30 at Noon-1pm EDT – the inaugural Future of Statistics Unconference.

From Fiction to Facts With Big Data Analytics

Platfora’s Founder & CEO, Ben Werther made a presentation at this week’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “From Fiction to Facts With Big Data Analytics.”

Hadoop’s Impact on the Future of Data Management

Cloudera’s CEO Mike Olson delivers a talk at today’s Strata Conference + Hadoop World: “Hadoop’s Impact on the Future of Data Management.”