Data Science 101: Scalable Machine Learning with Apache Spark

In the presentation below, courtesy of the SF Machine Learning Meetup group in San Francisco, Xiangrui Meng introduces Spark and show how to use it to build fast, end-to-end machine learning workflows.

BigPanda Brings Data Science to IT Incident Management

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BigPanda formally launched a new data science platform to automate IT Incident Management. BigPanda’s platform analyzes the flood of alerts that IT teams face every day and clusters them into high-level incidents.

Ask a Data Scientist: Handling Missing Data

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Welcome back to our series of articles sponsored by Intel – “Ask a Data Scientist.” This week’s question is from a reader who seeks a discussion of missing data handling methods such as imputation.

JKool Announces SaaS Solution for Quickly Capturing the Business Value of Big Data

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jKool, LLC has announced its new, software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution for analyzing Big Data in real time. JKool™ is designed to spot the patterns in data that lead to actionable insights.

Data Science 101: Mining Big Data with Apache Spark

In this presentation and interactive demo, you’ll learn about data mining workflows, the architecture and benefits of Spark, as well as practical use cases for the framework.

Waterline Data Science Announces Product to Make Hadoop Consumable by Business Analysts and Data Scientists

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Waterline Data Science has announced the launch of Waterline Data Inventory to enable data self-service on Hadoop, allowing users to find, understand, and help govern Hadoop data.

Ask a Data Scientist: The Bias vs. Variance Tradeoff

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This week’s Ask a Data Scientist question is from a reader who wants an explanation of the “bias vs. variance tradeoff in statistical learning.” Intel’s Dr. Monica Martinez-Canales is this week’s guest Data Scientist

Revolution Analytics Introduces Revolution R Open and Revolution R Plus

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Revolution Analytics, the only commercial provider of open source R software, today announced two new offerings that support the open source R community and elevate R’s capabilities to enterprise-level performance. Revolution R Open is a free, open source R distribution that enhances R performance, makes it easier to share R scripts and improves collaboration on R-based advanced analytics applications.

Cornerstone OnDemand to Acquire Evolv for $42.5 Million

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Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD), a global leader in cloud-based talent management solutions, announced that the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held Evolv Inc. With its leading machine learning and data science platform, the acquisition of Evolv will allow Cornerstone clients to leverage the power of big data analytics to make better workforce decisions.

Understanding Active Risk Management with High Performance Data

This webinar is focus on understanding active risk management with high performance data and grid management.