Analytics

Azure Big Data

Spark in Big Data Clusters

Learn about what is Spark and using it in Big Data Clusters. Time index [00:00] Introduction [00:30] One-sentence definition of Spark [00:47] Storing Big Data [01:44] What is Spark? [02:35] Language choice [03:27] Unified compute engine [04:57] Spark with SQL Server [05:47] Learning more [06:10] Wrap-up

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Azure Big Data

Retail Location Analytics with Azure Maps

Learn how to use Azure Maps (aka.ms/MapsTechCommunity) to analyze a catchment area around a retail store. ShiSh Shridhar, Principal PM in the Azure IoT Team , who spent 15 years on the Microsoft Industry Retail team, will demo how to build a catchment analysis for a café in downtown Seattle. Learn how Azure Maps can […]

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Blockchain Cryptocurrency

Korea’s Rising Crypto Generation

Cointelegraph examines how the blockchain industry is blossoming in South Korea, which has become the world’s third-largest crypto economy. Rising from the ashes of the last speculative frenzy, a new generation of Korean entrepreneurs are investing in real use cases and building the future of crypto.

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Python Vs Scala: Which Language Is Best Suited For Data Analytics?
Data Science Python

Python Vs Scala: Which Language Is Best Suited For Data Analytics?

Python and Scala are two of the most popular languages used in data science and analytics. Not too long ago, the data science language debate was centered around R vs. Python. Now the chatter has shifted towards Python vs. Scala. Both languages provide great support in order to create cutting edge data analytics projects efficiently. […]

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The History and Future of Machine Learning at Reddit
AI Machine Learning

The History and Future of Machine Learning at Reddit

In this article, explore how Reddit has been using machine learning and what its plans are for the future. Let’s take a walk through the history of machine learning at Reddit from its original days in 2006 to where we are today, including the pitfalls and mistakes made as well as their current ML projects […]

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Azure Data Science IoT

Advanced operational analytics with Azure Time Series Insights

You can now derive rich insights from your IoT data in Azure Time Series Insights using advanced visualization options. The team has introduced  several new capabilities into TSI Explorer since we launched last December. These include significant Performance improvements, new Explorations like Scatter Plots & Heatmaps, as well as an enhanced JS SDK and more. […]

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AI Big Data Data Science

The Analytics Lifecycle Best Practices

In this interview I did for the PASS Data Science Virtual Chapter, I talk with Greg Nelson about the five best practice areas of analytics and the importance of design thinking as a tool to help us design and deliver analytic products and services that create value for organizations.

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