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Retail, Big Data, and Pervasive Analytics: Lessons from NRF 2015

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Perhaps no industry has been more affected by the data deluge than retail. E-commerce now compels even brick-and-mortar stores to develop a comprehensive online sales and marketing strategy. Supply channels are more complex, and the web has removed barriers that previously kept manufacturers from vertically integrating into the retail space. Retailers have more diverse transactional…

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HBaseCon: The Community Rules

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HBaseCon 2014, the third annual edition of the premier event for Apache HBase community (hosted by Cloudera), occurs on May 5, 2014, in San Francisco. In the interview below, Cloudera CTO Amr Awadallah tells the conference’s “origin story”. The first HBaseCon occurred in 2012. What was the reasoning behind Cloudera’s initial involvement?