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Get the latest Big Data news, insights and updates from the Packt Hub. We’ll help you get to grips with NoSQL databases like MongoDB. With the vast quantities of Data currently stored by businesses, it’s becoming increasingly important to manage it in logical and secure ways. Therefore, the Hub provides news and insights around technologies like Hadoop and AWS to help keep you up to date.

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Packt teams up with Humble Bundle again to bring readers big data content

Packt has teamed up with Humble Bundle once again to bring readers an incredible range of content - while also supporting some incredible causes. This...
time series modeling

Time series modeling: What is it, Why it matters and How it’s used

A series can be defined as a number of events, objects, or people of a similar or related kind coming one after another; if...

Budget and Demand Forecasting using Markov model in SAS [Tutorial]

Budget and demand forecasting are important aspects of any finance team. Budget forecasting is the outcome, and demand forecasting is one of its components. In...
Apache Kafka update

Apache Kafka 2.0.0 has just been released

Apache Kafka, the open source distributed data streaming software, has just hit version 2.0.0. With Kafka becoming a vital component in the (big) data...

What are data professionals planning to learn this year? Python, deep learning, yes. But...

One thing that every data professional absolutely dreads is the day their skills are no longer relevant in the market. In an ever-changing tech landscape,...
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6 reasons to choose MySQL 8 for designing database solutions

Whether you are a standalone developer or an enterprise consultant, you would obviously choose a database that provides good benefits and results when compared...
AWS Cloudtrail

Setting up Logistic Regression model using TensorFlow

TensorFlow is another open source library developed by the Google Brain Team to build numerical computation models using data flow graphs. The core of...
Why is Hadoop dying?

Why is Hadoop dying?

Hadoop has been the definitive big data platform for some time. The name has practically been synonymous with the field. But while its ascent...
GDPR and the Chief Data Officer role

GDPR is pushing the Chief Data Officer role center stage

Gartner predicted that by 2020 90% of large organizations in regulated industries will have a Chief Data Officer role. With the recent heat around...
AWS Greengrass and machine learning

AWS Greengrass brings machine learning to the edge

AWS already has solutions for machine learning, edge computing, and IoT. But a recent update to AWS Greengrass has combined all of these facets...

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Top life hacks for prepping for your IT certification exam

I remember deciding to pursue my first IT certification, the CompTIA A+. I had signed up for a class that lasted one week, per...

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Learn Transformers for Natural Language Processing with Denis Rothman

Key takeaways The transformer architecture has proved to be revolutionary in outperforming the classical RNN and CNN models in use today. Artificial intelligence is...

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