By JIANG Buxing
In conventional reporting architecture, a reporting tool is connected directly to data sources, without a data computing layer in between. Most of the time, the middle layer isn’t needed, and the computing purpose can be realized within the data source and by the reporting tool respectively. But development experience has taught us that there are certain types of reports for which the computations are not suitable to be handled either by data source or the…Continue
The fundamental assumption in many predictive models is that the predictors have normal distributions. Normal distribution is un-skewed. An un-skewed distribution is the one which is roughly symmetric. It means the probability of falling in the right side of mean is equal to probability of falling on left side of mean.
This article outlines the steps to detect…Continue
Tis the season for 2016 predictions, and Tamr has several to offer thanks to the forward-thinking minds of our co-founders, executives and advisors including:
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Written by Andy Palmer, CEO of Tamr
Over the past 10 years, many of us in technology companies have experienced the emergence of “DevOps.” This new set of practices and tools has improved the velocity, quality, predictability and scale of software engineering and deployment. Starting at the large internet companies, the trend towards DevOps is now…Continue
Guest blog by Nidhi Arggarwal of Tamr
A recent Forbes Insight/Teradata survey of 316 large global company executives found that 47% “do not think that their companies’ big data and analytics capabilities are above par or best of breed.” Given that “90% of organizations report medium to high levels of investment in big data analytics,” the executives’ self-criticism begs the question:…Continue
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I absolute loved the point made by Matthew Napleton - we must make tools easier to use!
That doesn't mean we eliminate the need for human interaction. As long as a decision has to be made, a machine can get you further, faster but the magic still happens when a person applies their intellect to the process.
Before leaping to the notion that automation is going…Continue
Pasha Roberts, Chief Scientist
Greta Roberts, CEO
Digging into a cross-industry study of analytics professionals, we identify four distinct patterns of how these workers spend their week: (1)…Continue