It is a great thing that time never stops or slows down (even if it did, nobody can notice it!). Mapreduce paradigm of hadoop has been around for a few years that there has to be some improved version that can do more. … Continue Reading ››
No writings on Apache hadoop are complete without mentioning about Pig. Pig is an Apache project that acts as an interface to mapreduce.
Pig is a high level scripting language that is used with Apache Hadoop. Pig … Continue Reading ››
Human eyes are known to be the best recognizers of patterns. So instead of writing complex algorithms to recognize patterns in data, the data can be presented to human eyes in visual form. … Continue Reading ››
By Chandrashekar Atla,
Load forecasting is of great importance for the management of power systems. Long-term forecasts of the peak electricity demand are needed for capacity planning and maintenance scheduling. Medium-term demand forecasts are required for power system operation … Continue Reading ››
By Ganapathi Devappa,
I attended the Big data Forum in Bangalore conducted by tech circle on Thursday August 7, 2014. It was a good opportunity to listen to as many as 30 speakers on six different panels. In addition, … Continue Reading ››
By Vinit Kaushik,
I put aside “The Fear Index ,” a novel by Robert Harris. What percolated is an extreme self-learning software automaton called VIXAL could cause extreme hedge-fund returns from a world-wide web of opportunities while also becoming … Continue Reading ››
By Ganapathi Devappa
When I talk to clients, they are curious about what type of forecasting can be done with their existing data. Here I touch upon some methods that can be used right away based on your historic data.