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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.

What Did Big Data Deliver In 2014?

Big Data has always been a hot topic and in 2014 it came to play. ‘Big Data’ has developed, evolved and matured to give...

The biggest Big Data & Business Intelligence salary and skills survey of 2015

See the highlights from our comprehensive Skill Up IT industry salary reports, with data from over 20,000 IT professionals. Find out what trends are emerging...

Level Up Your Company’s Big Data with Mesos

In my last post I talked about how using a resource management platform can allow your Big Data workloads to be more efficient with less resources....

Level Up Your Company’s Big Data With Resource Management

Big data was once one of the biggest technology hypes, where tons of presentations and posts talked about how the new systems and tools...

Is Python edging R out in the data science wars?

When it comes to the ‘lingua franca’ of data science, there seems to be a face-off between R and Python. R has long been...
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DevOps might be the key to your Big Data project success

So, you probably believe in the power of Big Data and the potential it has to change the world. Your company might have already...

“My Favorite Tools to Build a Blockchain App” – Ed, The Engineer

Hey! It’s great seeing you here. I am Ed, the Engineer and today I’m going to open up my secret toolbox and share some...
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Say hello to Streaming Analytics

In this data-driven age, businesses want fast, accurate insights from their huge data repositories in the shortest time span — and in real time...

How Blockchain can level up IoT Security

IoT contains hoard of sensors, vehicles and all devices that have embedded electronics which can communicate over the Internet. These IoT enabled devices generate...
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Stream me up, Scotty!

The following is an excerpt from the book Scala and Spark for Big Data Analytics, Chapter 9, Stream me up, Scotty - Spark Streaming...

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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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