10
May

Self-Service Data Ingestion

Self-service BI has today become mainstream in the enterprise set-up. BI tools have the capability to connect and visualize data located in disparate systems. Their primary purpose is to realize value out of the enterprise Read More

01
May

Facial Recognition Solutions: Use-Cases

The facial recognition market is expected to grow to more than $2 Bn by 2020. While that’s a small figure compared to that of the analytics market which is expected to grow to a whopping Read More

25
Apr

Real-Time Weather Event Processing With HDF, Spark Streaming, and Solr

By now, we’ve all gotten well-acquainted with Hortonworks DataFlow (HDF), which collects, curates, analyzes, and delivers real-time data to data stores (with help from Apache NiFi) in a super easy and quick way without having Read More

21
Apr

Business Transformation through Advanced Analytics: How?

That we are well and truly in the digital age is beyond any doubt. There could still be some naysayers but one cannot deny for long the fact that big-data and analytics are here to Read More

10
Jan

An Introduction to Apache’s Newest Project: Metron

Let’s start with a brief on the latest from the Apache umbrella – Apache Metron. Per Apache Software Foundation, Apache Metron is a cyber security application framework that provides organizations the ability to ingest, process Read More

03
Jan

How to optimize joins in Hive?

Owing to the SQL-like nature of Hive, it is simpler and a lot easier to frame our jobs with stored structured data, thus justifying its extensive use in Hadoop. While that being true, another fact Read More

23
Dec

MS Power BI: Use-cases

The immense capability of Microsoft Power BI combined with Geo-Spatial services (GIS), and some super-interactive user-experience thrown in: what have you? Whether you are a business, a state department, a hospital administration, a law enforcement Read More

12
Dec

Road to becoming a Smart-Data-Driven-Enterprise

Business executives analyze internal / external information to make strategic decisions. The decisions are based on information gathered from various silos where data is aggregated before executives analyze to take decisions. For example, Let’s look Read More

27
Jul

Dev-Ops for Business Growth?

Organizations are now slowly getting seized of the benefits of DevOps – the concept / culture / strategy / paradigm – that is likely to usher in a paradigm shift in how the IT business Read More

22
Jul

Smart-Data-Driven Enterprises

Business executives analyze internal / external information to make strategic decisions. The decisions are based on information gathered from various silos where data is aggregated before executives analyze to take decisions. For example, Let’s look Read More