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Tanmay Bhandari's Blog – June 2016 Archive (2)

How big data is helping to shape political campaigns

2014 was a watershed moment in Indian politics for a variety of reasons. The foremost one was the stupendous victory of the Narendra Modi led NDA in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Modi managed to win 282 seats for his party in the elections, the first time in 30 years that a political party had come to power with absolute majority.

Several reasons have been attributed to this victory. Political analysts have spent hours in TV newsroom debates discussing the reasons for this victory.…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on June 16, 2016 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Hadoop VS Spark: Which is the best Data Analytics engine?

In the book Hadoop: The definitive guide, Tom white quotes Grace Hopper, “In pioneer days they used oxen for heavy pulling, and when one ox couldn’t budge a log, they didn’t try to grow a larger ox. We shouldn’t be trying for bigger computers, but for more systems of computers.” For long Hadoop has been the data analytics system preferred by businesses all over. The recent entry of the spark engine has however given businesses an option other than Hadoop for data analytics…

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Added by Tanmay Bhandari on June 7, 2016 at 7:29pm — No Comments

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