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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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3 announcements about Amazon S3 from re:Invent 2018: Intelligent-Tiering, Object Lock, and Batch Operations

On day 1 of re:Invent 2018, Amazon announced three additions to its Simple Storage Service (S3): Intelligent-Tiering, Object Lock, and Batch Operations. S3 Intelligent Tiering is...
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Harvard Law School launches its Caselaw Access Project API and bulk data service making...

On October 31st, The Library Innovation Lab at the Harvard Law School Library announced the launch of its Caselaw Access Project API and bulk...
data visualization

Matplotlib 3.0 is here with new cyclic colormaps, and convenience methods

Matplotlib team announced Matplotlib version 3.0, on Tuesday. Matplotlib 3.0 comes with new features such as two new cyclic colormaps, AnchoredDirectionArrows feature, and other...
data visualization

nuScenes: The largest open-source dataset for self-driving vehicles by Scale and nuTonomy

Scale and nuTonomy, the leading players in the self-driving vehicle ecosystems, open-sourced a research dataset named nuScenes last week. According to the companies, this...

Uber’s Marmaray, an Open Source Data Ingestion and Dispersal Framework for Apache Hadoop

Uber came out with an open source data ingestion and dispersal framework for Apache Hadoop, called “Marmaray”, yesterday. Marmaray is a plug-in based framework...
Can cloud mining be profitable?

How to secure your crypto currency

Managing and earning cryptocurrency is a lot of hassle and losing it is a lot like losing yourself. While security of this blockchain based...
IoT (Internet of Things)

Big data as a service (BDaaS) solutions: comparing IaaS, PaaS and SaaS

What is Big Data as a Service (BDaaS)? Thanks to the increased adoption of cloud infrastructures, processing, storing, and analyzing huge amounts of data has...
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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...
forecast

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...

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DuckDuckGo now uses Apple MapKit JS for its map and location...

DuckDuckGo, an Internet search engine, announced that its DuckDuckGo for mobile and desktop now support  Apple's MapKit JS framework for its map and address-related...

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