Big Data News

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.

Object-Oriented Scala

In this article by Md. Rezaul Karim and Sridhar Alla, author of Scala and Spark for Big Data Analytics, we will discuss the basic object-oriented features in...

Massive Graphs on Big Data

In this article by Rajat Mehta, author of the book Big Data Analytics with Java, we will learn about graphs. Graphs theory is one...

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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Is Apache Spark today’s Hadoop?

With businesses generating data at an enormous rate today, many Big Data processing alternatives such as Apache Hadoop, Spark, Flink, and more have emerged...
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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...

What we learned from Oracle OpenWorld 2017

“Amazon’s lead is over.” These famous words by the Oracle CTO Larry Ellison in the Oracle OpenWorld 2016 garnered a lot of attention, as Oracle...

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ServiceNow Partners with IBM on AIOps from

ServiceNow and IBM this week announced that the Watson artificial intelligence for IT operations (AIOps) platform from IBM will be integrated with the IT...

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Distributed training in TensorFlow 2.x

TensorFlow 2 is a rich development ecosystem composed of two main parts: Training and Serving. Training consists of a set of libraries for dealing...

How to Create Tensors in PyTorch