Category: AWS


Bringing Data Analytics to the People with

Over the last decade, the term “big data” grew to prominence. The rush was on to create technologies to capture and store vast quantities of data. The focus of many enterprises, both large and small, was on data capture and storage. Now, the rush is on to monetize and exploit...


Lambda Calculus

We’ve been hearing the term “lambda” a lot more in software development in the last few years: lambda functions in LINQ and AWS Lamdas. Computerphile has an explanation of Lambda Calculus and its impact on computer science.


Self-service Big Data on AWS With Qubole

Amazon Web Services hosts Suresh Ramaswamy, Senior Director of Engineering at Qubole and he shows how they built a big data self-service platform on AWS, designed for heterogeneous, distributed processing of petabytes of data.