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Supreet Oberoi, Concurrent

Big Data & Brews: Concurrent’s Supreet Oberoi Talks Big Data in Financial Services

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April 1, 2014

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Wrapping up my conversation with Supreet, I wanted to dig deeper into his time as a Big Data evangelist at American Express before joining Concurrent. He has some great insights about how regulated industries are using Hadoop and big data analytics: TRANSCRIPT: Stefan:           Welcome back to Big Data & Brews with Supreet from Concurrent, Inc., […]

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Are You Thinking About Hadoop All Wrong?

Are You Thinking About Hadoop All Wrong?

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January 30, 2014

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**First printed in rediscoveringBI Special Edition, January 2014. Reprinted with permission from Radiant Advisors.** We are at a technological crossroads. Forty years ago, when databases first came in to play, hardware was by far the bigger cost over human capital or time. The traditional 3-tier architecture of first needing to extract and transform data before […]

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Michael Zeller

Big Data & Brews: Michael Zeller talks about Zementis & Predictive Analytics – part 2

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December 17, 2013

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In this episode, Michael Zeller and I talk about how Zementis got its name, the overall promise of predictive analytics, and Michael’s experience as a Big Data entrepreneur.

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2014 Prediction

2014: The Year of Big Sensor Data

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December 11, 2013

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**This post originally appeared in the SandHill blog** In looking at Google search-term trends, the business-friendly term “Big Data” has surpassed the more technical term “Hadoop,” indicative of the fact that we’ve finally crossed the chasm from early adopters to the early majority. This, to me, indicates there’s a whole new class of Big Data […]

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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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