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Big Data & Brews: Future of Big Data

Big Data & Brews: The Future of Big Data with Pivotal, Twitter, Think Big Analytics, MapR

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August 19, 2014

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Continuing on from last week’s segment, I wanted to add a few more snapshots from guests like Milind Bhandarkar, chief scientist at Pivotal, Oscar Boykin, data scientist at Twitter, Ron Bokdin, co-founder and CEO of Think Big Analytics and Tomer Shiran, product manager at MapR. Ron brought up an interesting point that I wanted to […]

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Call it a Data River, Not a Data Lake

Call it a Data River, Not a Data Lake

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July 2, 2014

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**This article originally appeared on Business 2 Community** We’re drowning in an overflow of data. The exponential growth of data from the Internet of Things, social media, consumer interactions and more is leaving businesses scrambling to understand how to integrate, analyze and visualize it all to find the insights that matter to them. Given this […]

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Big Data & Brews: How it Works

Special “How It Works” Big Data & Brews: On Concurrent, MapR and Pivotal

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May 20, 2014

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One of my favorite parts of our Big Data & Brews series is when our guests use the chalkboard to diagram. This week, let’s take a look back at a couple of those chalk talks for a special “How it Works” episode:  featuring Concurrent, MapR, and Pivotal. TRANSCRIPT: Stefan:         As you described and […]

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Milind Bhandarkar, Pivotal

Big Data & Brews: Pivotal’s Chief Scientist on the Early Days of Hadoop

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April 22, 2014

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Milind is one of the early contributors to Hadoop (he’s been working on it since 1.0) so it was a great wrap up to our conversation hearing about what it was like for him in the early days implementing Hadoop at Yahoo. We also had a chance to discuss his thoughts on Apache Mesos, what he […]

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Milind Bhandarkar, Pivotal

Big Data & Brews: Pivotal Chief Scientist, Milind Bhandarkar, Talks about Life Before Pivotal

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April 15, 2014

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Following last week’s snapshot of how Pivotal works, Milind and I shared some of my favorite Indian beer, Kingfisher, and talked about the cool projects he’s had a chance to work on before joining the company. Did you know he worked on the first super computer in India and also at the Center for Simulation […]

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Milind Bhandarkar, Pivotal

Big Data & Brews: How Pivotal Works

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April 4, 2014

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You’ve probably heard a lot about Pivotal over the past year, but have you really gotten to understand how it works and why it’s different from traditional Hadoop distributions? This week, just one week after their one year anniversary, I thought we’d share a snapshot segment of how Pivotal works, according to their Chief Scientist, […]

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