Getting Ready

Categories: General

In 2008, Amr Awadallah, Jeff Hammerbacher, Christophe Bisciglia and I started Cloudera. We believed that big data was a very big deal, and that the Apache Hadoop platform, originally described by Google and created as an open source project by Doug Cutting and Mike Cafarella, would transform enterprise data management. The software had already changed…

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Healthcare, Big Data, and Option Value: Lessons from HIMSS 2014

Categories: Enterprise Data Hub

Attitudes towards technology in healthcare are changing rapidly. At this year’s Health Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference, the enthusiasm for Big Data was clear in the confluence of traditional industry actors, large IT vendors, and startups all jockeying for attention on the mile-long showfloor with their Big Data architecture, infrastructure, mobility, and software…

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Rethink Analytics: Insights from a Data Scientist – Part II

Categories: Cloudera University Data Science Enterprise Data Hub

Previously, I talked about the three insights I gained from Josh Wills, Cloudera’s Director of Data Science, in preparation of the Rethink Analytics, with an Enterprise Data Hub webinar. In addition to my personal revelation during the preparation of the webinar, we also received a number of great questions from the webinar audience. Is an…

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