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Big Data & Brews: Erich Nachbar, former CTO of Quantifind

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September 29, 2013

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Some of the most interesting conversations happen after work over beers. I’ve started to invite some technical big data thought-leaders to have these conversations recorded and share them with you. My first guest is Erich Nachbar, the former CTO of Quantifind, who stopped by with a “classic German summertime drink.” We talk about his background, […]

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September 29, 2013

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Introducing Datameer 3.0

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June 24, 2013

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I’ve been through these technology adoption cycles before. I used to work on JBOSS; I worked in the search engine space when it was hot. At first, developers (like me) love their shiny new technologies, want to master it and build their own applications on top of it. Now nobody would ever dream of building […]

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Big Data – Crossing the Chasm in 2013!

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December 19, 2012

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It’s that time of year, when everyone breaks out their crystal ball. While I’ve never been one to follow the herd, this year, I couldn’t resist. We think 2013 is the year that Big Data will cross the chasm. Let me explain. This is a traditional technology hype cycle, according to Gartner.  It’s a “graphic […]

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Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend

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October 22, 2012

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Time. It’s the most precious thing we have, yet every day we waste too many hours trying to make immature technology work for us. Three years ago, we were a small team of friends who had worked together on Hadoop technology since its beginning, and we founded Datameer with one mission in mind. We wanted […]

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Bursting the Big Data Bubble

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September 10, 2012

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Below is an article I originally wrote for ZDNet’s Big On Data blog, republished here with permission. Special thanks to Andrew Brust (@AndrewBrust)! We’re in the middle of a Big Data and Hadoop hype cycle, and it’s time for the Big Data bubble to burst. Yes, moving through a hype cycle enables a technology to […]

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