Power BI: 5 Things You Need to Know Now

Power BI has been out for a while. It's a reporting solution that Microsoft has developed, enabling analysts, BI developers, and power users to create ad hoc analysis in the most popular BI tool in ...

Big Data: How To Do It Right

If you’re beginning your first foray into analyzing your organization’s Big Data, you need to spend some time thinking about the big picture. The payoffs of effectively analyzing your data can be ...

Hiring a Data Scientist: Interviewing Basics

With a set of candidate resumes in hand, you now have the task of the interview... Let me start with a personal view that the hiring system is completely screwed up. A candidate is judged fit or ...

Hadoop Speeds Data Delivery at Bloomberg

Many organizations are adopting Hadoop as their data platform because of two fundamental issues: They have a lot of data that they need to store, analyze and make sense of, on the order of 10s of ...

Online Learning: Next-Gen Education

Technologists, venture capitalists, educators, policy makers, investors, and edtech entrepreneurs gathered in San Francisco on June 24th to discuss the productive use of technology to transform ...