Stuff the internet says about data for October 1st - October 10th, 2014

The last week has seen some less interesting news in the data space, but some quite interesting reads. Here are the highlights:

Persistence

@infoworld Couchbase readies next-generation NoSQL storage engine http://www.infoworld.com/article/2691754/nosql/couchbase-ups-its-nosql-game-readies-next-generation-storage-engine.html

@tylerhannan Write it like Riak; Query it Like SOLR: http://basho.com/write-it-like-riak-query-it-like-solr/

OK, I Give Up! Unstructured Wins!
http://blogs.gartner.com/donald-feinberg/2014/10/04/ok-i-give-up-unstructured-wins/

@infoworld Couchbase readies next-generation NoSQL storage engine http://www.infoworld.com/article/2691754/nosql/couchbase-ups-its-nosql-game-readies-next-generation-storage-engine.html

@foundsays Vitus Elasticsearch Web Integration http://blog.monokkel.io/introducing-the-vitus-elasticsearch-integration/

Processing

@DataScienceCtrl Checking out "Hadoop is Dead. DataFlow is Alive!" on Data Science Central: http://www.datasciencecentral.com/profiles/blogs/hadoop-is-dead-dataflow-is-alive?xg_source=activity

@DZone We asked, you answered: 46% of respondents use 1-4 nodes in data processing clusters http://dzone.com/research/guide-to-big-data?utmcontent=buffer90971&utmmedium=social&utmsource=twitter.com&utmcampaign=buffer

SQL for #Elasticsearch https://crate.io/blog/sql-for-elasticsearch/

@erogol Brief History of Machine Learning by http://www.erogol.com/brief-history-machine-learning/

@nytimesbits G.E. Opens Its Big Data Platform http://nyti.ms/1EyEbf6

@kzk_mover This caught my attention: "We have a 10 petabyte data warehouse on S3" http://techblog.netflix.com/2014/10/using-presto-in-our-big-data-platform.html

Presentation

@airpair Top 10 mistakes #angularjs developers make: http://www.airpair.com/angularjs/posts/top-10-mistakes-angularjs-developers-make

@airpair #AngularJS Tutorial: A Comprehensive 10,000 Word Guide http://www.Airpair.Com/Angularjs

@grafana Open source, rich metrics dashboard & graph editor for Graphite, InfluxDB, OpenTSDB http://grafana.org/

@data_nerd Data scientists is not only about modelling, it is about delivering value! http://www.datasciencecentral.com/m/blogpost?id=6448529%3ABlogPost%3A210047

@MaytechNet How Spotify Used #BigData to Change the Music Industry http://blog.maytech.net/blog/how-spotify-used-big-data-to-change-the-music-industry

@YourStoryCo When human and analytics mix; how Big Data can help with Big Decisions http://yourstory.com/2014/10/big-data-big-decisions/

Why Big Data Missed the Early Warning Signs of Ebola http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/09/26/whybigdatamissedtheearlywarningsignsof_ebola

Author

Tarjei Romtveit

Co-founder of Monokkel with solid experience in systems design, data management, data analysis, software development and agile processes.