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Apps on Hadoop

The State of Hadoop: What’s Next?

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August 17, 2015

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**This post originally published on InsideBigData** Everybody wants a piece of the big data pie – particularly Hadoop. Startups are popping up left and right in attempt to be a part of the Hadoop action and industry watchers are fueling the buzz — and for good reason. Hadoop has emerged as the leading software framework […]

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Hadoop Standardization Is Essential For Industry Growth

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July 27, 2015

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**This post first appeared on TechCrunch** There’s no doubt that as data grows, Hadoop has proven to be the platform of choice for big data. According to Allied Market Research, the Hadoop market is worth an estimated $3 billion, and will surpass $50 billion by the end of the decade. Yet its long-term success depends on […]

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Datameer Internet of Things

Big Data Analytics: The Force Behind the Next Internet of Things Wave

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May 29, 2015

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As the Internet of Things (IoT) hits full throttle, it’s easy to talk about how new technologies are improving every day life. For years people have imagined a world where smart machines understand what’s happening around them in order to better serve us – from Rosie, the Jetson’s maid, to WALL-E, the small waste-collecting robot. […]

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Healthcare Fraud

Big Data Analytics Can Prevent Healthcare Fraud. Here’s How.

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April 8, 2015

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**This post originally appeared on VentureBeat** Catching and preventing health care fraud is more important than ever. The industry has undergone massive transformations with breakthroughs like the adoption of online health records, remote patient care and data-driven care. While these changes have created a more efficient health care system, improved patient outcomes, and boosted bottom […]

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Joe Nicholson

Thanks For Everything, Joe

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March 13, 2015

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With great sadness, a heavy heart and many tears I have to inform you that our good friend and colleague Joe Nicholson has passed away. He fought the good fight until the very end trying to overcome skin cancer. Joe was the first business leader that joined our company in December 2010 as VP of […]

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Datameer Quantified Self Big Data Analytics

How We’re Measuring Ourselves to Better Health

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February 28, 2015

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**This post originally published on Entrepreneur.com** If you can measure it, you can improve it. Thanks to the explosion in smart devices, consumers are measuring and monitoring all aspects of their lives, giving them new ways to take control and improve their overall well-being. Known as the Quantified Self movement, people are taking advantage of […]

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Datameer 2015 Big Data Predictions

What Will Happen in Big Data in 2015? My Data-Driven Predictions.

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February 6, 2015

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What good is a prediction if its not based on data? When I look at our own internal data and the larger big data market in 2014, there are a few interesting trends that emerged that I believe are strong indicators for what will come in 2015. For an in-depth explanation of 2014 trends and […]

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Elephant Orphanage Project Update

A Hadoop Community Success: Elephant Orphanage Update

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November 21, 2014

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A year ago we announced that we were donating 100 percent of our proceeds from our Datameer Charity Edition for the month of November to help rescue and rehabilitate elephants orphaned by the illegal ivory trade and release them back into the wild. One year later, we are extremely happy to share that we have […]

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Healthcare Analytics

Big Data Has the Potential to Transform Health Care

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November 14, 2014

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**This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur** Big data has the potential to transform, well, everything. The growing sum of information at our fingertips is being analyzed and used to do everything from predict crime to accelerate business growth. And now, innovative companies are using it to make health care better. The growing amount of medical […]

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5.0 with Smart Execution

Introducing Datameer Smart Execution: It’s Not Big Data, It’s Just Data

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October 1, 2014

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Big data seems to have reached the level of an exclusive club that everyone is trying to get in to but that only a select few of the aristocracy are welcome. It seems the more data you have, the more difficult it is to figure out what to do with it or how to extract […]

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