Monthly Archive: August 2017

Driving IoT Enabled Predictive Maintenance

Predictive Maintenance in the industrial world Powered by sensors, connectivity and smart machines, the Internet of Things (IoT) is reshaping the manufacturing and industrial processes, effectively changing the paradigm from ‘repair and replace’ to more of ‘predict and prevent’. For…
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Why Women in Tech Should Find a Home in Big Data

I recently delivered the keynote at a Women in Technology event in Cincinnati hosted by Procter & Gamble. P&G brought together more than 100 women across various fields to discuss how key tech trends impact women working in the industry…
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An Easy Decision, After All

After spending the best part of four years as an IT industry analyst covering the big data market, it’s my distinct pleasure to say, “hello from the other side.” Being an analyst was in many ways a dream job, with…
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Update Hive Tables the Easy Way Part 2

This is part 2 of a 2 part series for how to update Hive Tables the easy way Managing Slowly Changing Dimensions In Part 1, we showed how easy it is update data in Hive using SQL MERGE, UPDATE and…
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The Five Markers on Your Big Data Journey

As an enterprise software company, we spend a good amount of time talking about… well… software. But becoming a data-driven company requires far more than great technology. It requires organizations to implement best practices around people and processes. In this…
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