Category Archives: Data Science

Cloudera Data Science Workbench: where innovation meets security, compliance and scale on the road to industrialized AI

Categories: Data Science

Gartner states that “By 2022, 75% of new end-user solutions leveraging machine learning (ML) and AI techniques will be built with commercial instead of open source platforms”¹.  Spoiler alert:  it’s not because data scientists will stop relying on open source for the latest innovation in ML algorithms and development environments.  But rather as businesses look…

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What customer centric corporate culture really means and why it is so important

Categories: Customer Analytics Data Science General Insurance Operational Database

All organizations, big or small, have a unique corporate culture that has been nurtured and mastered over the years. A company’s culture is its basic personality and the essence of how employees interact and work.  It is the sum of company beliefs, ethics, expectations, goals, value and mission. The company culture is normally where brand…

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Open Data Science and Machine Learning for Business with Cloudera Data Science Workbench on HDP

Categories: Data Science

It’s official – Cloudera and Hortonworks have merged, and today I’m excited to announce the availability of Cloudera Data Science Workbench (CDSW) for Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP).  Trusted by large data science teams across hundreds of enterprises — Western Union and IQVIA to name just a couple — CDSW is now also ready to help…

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Big Data Fabric Weaves Together Automation, Scalability, and Intelligence

Categories: Data Science

Today’s data landscape is characterized by exponentially increasing volumes of data, comprising a variety of structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data types originating from an expanding number of disparate data sources located on-premises, in the cloud, and at the edge. In conjunction with the evolving data ecosystem are demands by business for reliable, trustworthy, up-to-date data…

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An introduction to Federated Learning

Categories: Data Science Machine Learning

We’re excited to release Federated Learning, the latest report and prototype from Cloudera Fast Forward Labs. Federated learning makes it possible to build machine learning systems without direct access to training data. The data remains in its original location, which helps to ensure privacy and reduces communication costs. This article is about the business case…

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