A team works to improve performance in Formula 1 racing. A couple of years later, they’re asked to help with airport efficiency, oil drilling and drug testing. Why? Continue Reading
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Ioana is the Commercial Director of Bigstep, in charge with setting the right strategy for operations and clients.
Andrew is Senior Director, Technical Product Marketing and Evangelism at Datameer and writes a blog for ZDNet called “Big on Data.”
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“It has been proven comprehensively that data-driven decisions will beat instinct-driven decisions,” notes Ajay Ohri of DecisionStats. Ajay was kind enough to answer our questions on his work and the importance of big data. He also shared some insights on success.
I have a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering (DCE 2001). I then did my MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow (IIML 2003). Both these institutes are generally considered in the top ten institutes of their type in India – a sort of Indian Ivy League – with the added difference that there are about 10 times as many applicants because of India’s huge educated English-speaking population. Continue Reading
Daniel Lemire is a professor of computer science at the University of Quebec in Montreal, Canada, as well as a dedicated blogger and DIYer (he makes everything from bread to furniture to robots). Open source software that he has created has been sourced by the likes of Google and Facebook. And when it comes to research, he’s interested in databases, information retrieval and high-performance programming. Continue Reading