Accumulo: Application Development, Table Design, and Best by Aaron Cordova,Billie Rinaldi,Michael Wall

By Aaron Cordova,Billie Rinaldi,Michael Wall

Get in control on Apache Accumulo, the versatile, high-performance key/value shop created through the nationwide defense organization (NSA) and in accordance with Google’s BigTable info garage approach. Written via former NSA crew participants, this complete instructional and reference covers Accumulo structure, program improvement, desk layout, and cell-level security.

With transparent info on procedure management, functionality tuning, and top practices, this e-book is perfect for builders trying to write Accumulo functions, directors charged with fitting and preserving Accumulo, and different execs drawn to what Accumulo has to provide. you can find every thing you should utilize the program fully.

  • Get a high-level creation to Accumulo’s structure and information model
  • Take a swift travel via unmarried- and multiple-node installations, facts ingest, and query
  • Learn the right way to write Accumulo purposes for a number of use instances, in keeping with examples
  • Dive into Accumulo internals, together with details now not on hand within the documentation
  • Get distinct details for fitting, administering, tuning, and measuring performance
  • Learn top practices according to winning implementations within the field
  • Find solutions to universal questions that each new Accumulo consumer asks

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Learning Apache Spark 2 by Muhammad Asif Abbasi

By Muhammad Asif Abbasi

Key Features

  • Exclusive advisor that covers easy methods to wake up and working with quickly info processing utilizing Apache Spark
  • Explore and make the most numerous probabilities with Apache Spark utilizing real-world use circumstances during this book
  • Want to accomplish effective facts processing at actual time? This e-book can be your one-stop solution.

Book Description

Spark juggernaut retains on rolling and getting an increasing number of momentum every day. The middle problem are they key services in Spark (Spark SQL, Spark Streaming, Spark ML, Spark R, Graph X) and so on. Having understood the major services, it is very important know the way Spark can be utilized, by way of being put in as a Standalone framework or as part of present Hadoop deploy and configuring with Yarn and Mesos.

The subsequent a part of the adventure after install is utilizing key parts, APIs, Clustering, computer studying APIs, information pipelines, parallel programming. you will need to comprehend why each one framework part is essential, how generally it truly is getting used, its balance and pertinent use cases.

Once we comprehend the person elements, we are going to take a few actual existence complex analytics examples like:

  • Building a advice system
  • Predicting buyer churn

The target of those genuine existence examples is to provide the reader self assurance of utilizing Spark for real-world problems.

What you'll learn

  • Overview gigantic facts Analytics and its significance for corporations and knowledge professionals.
  • Delve into Spark to work out the way it isn't the same as present processing platforms
  • Understand the intricacies of assorted dossier codecs, and the way to approach them with Apache Spark.
  • Realize how you can install Spark with YARN, MESOS or a Stand-alone cluster manager.
  • Learn the strategies of Spark SQL, SchemaRDD, Caching, Spark UDFs and dealing with Hive and Parquet dossier formats
  • Understand the structure of Spark MLLib whereas discussing a number of the off-the-shelf algorithms that include Spark.
  • Introduce your self to SparkR and stroll throughout the info of information munging together with settling on, aggregating and grouping information utilizing R studio.
  • Walk in the course of the value of Graph computation and the graph processing structures to be had within the market
  • Check the genuine international instance of Spark by way of development a advice engine with Spark utilizing collaborative filtering
  • Use a telco facts set, to foretell shopper churn utilizing Regression

About the Author

Asif Abbasi has labored within the for over 15 years, in a number of roles ranging from engineering strategies to promoting recommendations and every thing in among. Asif is at the moment operating with SAS a industry chief in Analytic recommendations as a vital company options supervisor for the worldwide applied sciences Practice.

Based out of London, Asif has big event in consulting for significant firms & industries around the globe, and working proof-of-concepts throughout numerous industries together with yet now not restricted to Telecommunications, production, Retail, Finance, prone, Utilities and Government.

Asif has provided at numerous meetings and introduced workshops on issues corresponding to enormous facts, Hadoop, Teradata, and Analytics utilizing Aster on Teradata and Hadoop. Asif is a Oracle qualified Java EE five firm Architect, Teradata qualified grasp, PMP, Hortonworks Hadoop qualified developer and Administrator. Asif additionally holds a Masters measure in desktop technology and enterprise Administration.

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Cutting Edge Marketing Analytics: Real World Cases and Data by Rajkumar Venkatesan,Paul Farris,Ronald T. Wilcox

By Rajkumar Venkatesan,Paul Farris,Ronald T. Wilcox

Master sensible strategic advertising and marketing research via real-life case stories and hands-on examples. In Cutting facet advertising and marketing Analytics, 3 pioneering specialists combine all 3 middle parts of selling analytics: statistical research, experiments, and managerial instinct. They totally element a best-practice advertising analytics method, augmenting it with case reports that illustrate the quantitative and knowledge research instruments you will need to allocate assets, outline optimum advertising mixes; practice potent research of shoppers and electronic advertising campaigns, and create high-value dashboards and metrics.


For each one advertising and marketing challenge, the authors aid you: 

  • Identify the proper information and analytics techniques
  • Conduct the research and acquire insights from it
  • Outline what-if eventualities and outline optimum solutions
  • Connect your insights to strategic decision-making

Each bankruptcy comprises technical notes, statistical wisdom, case experiences, and genuine information you should use to accomplish the research your self. As you continue, you will achieve an in-depth knowing of: 

  • The genuine worth of selling analytics
  • How to combine quantitative research with managerial sensibility
  • How to use linear regression, logistic regression, cluster research, and Anova models
  • The the most important position of cautious experimental design

For all advertising pros focusing on advertising analytics and/or company intelligence; and for college kids and school in all graduate-level company classes protecting advertising Analytics, advertising and marketing Effectiveness, or advertising Metrics

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Pro Spark Streaming: The Zen of Real-Time Analytics Using by Zubair Nabi

By Zubair Nabi

Learn the precise state of the art abilities and data to leverage Spark Streaming to enforce a wide range of real-time, streaming functions. This book walks you thru end-to-end real-time software improvement utilizing real-world purposes, info, and code. Taking an application-first strategy, every one bankruptcy introduces use instances from a particular and makes use of publicly to be had datasets from that area to solve the intricacies of production-grade layout and implementation. The domain names coated in Pro Spark Streaming include social media, the sharing financial system, finance, web advertising, telecommunication, and IoT.

In the previous couple of years, Spark has turn into synonymous with great facts processing. DStreams increase the underlying Spark processing engine to help streaming research with a unique micro-batch processing version. Pro Spark Streaming by Zubair Nabi will show you how to develop into a consultant of latency delicate functions by means of leveraging the major positive aspects of DStreams, micro-batch processing, and sensible programming. To this finish, the booklet contains ready-to-deploy examples and real code. Pro Spark Streaming will act because the bible of Spark Streaming.

What you will Learn

  • Discover Spark Streaming software improvement and top practices
  • Work with the low-level info of discretized streams
  • Optimize production-grade deployments of Spark Streaming through configuration recipes and instrumentation utilizing Graphite, collectd, and Nagios
  • Ingest facts from disparate resources together with MQTT, Flume, Kafka, Twitter, and a customized HTTP receiver
  • Integrate and couple with HBase, Cassandra, and Redis
  • Take good thing about layout styles for side-effects and holding kingdom around the Spark Streaming micro-batch model
  • Implement real-time and scalable ETL utilizing info frames, SparkSQL, Hive, and SparkR
  • Use streaming computer studying, predictive analytics, and recommendations
  • Mesh batch processing with flow processing through the Lambda architecture

Who This e-book Is For

Data scientists, tremendous info specialists, BI analysts, and knowledge architects.

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Handbook of Educational Data Mining (Chapman & Hall/CRC Data by Cristobal Romero,Sebastian Ventura,Mykola Pechenizkiy,Ryan

By Cristobal Romero,Sebastian Ventura,Mykola Pechenizkiy,Ryan S.J.d. Baker

Handbook of academic facts Mining (EDM) offers a radical assessment of the present country of information during this zone. the 1st a part of the booklet contains 9 surveys and tutorials at the imperative facts mining recommendations which have been utilized in schooling. the second one half offers a collection of 25 case reviews that supply a wealthy evaluation of the issues that EDM has addressed.

Researchers on the leading edge of the sphere speak about crucial themes and the most recent Advances
With contributions by means of famous researchers from a number of fields, the booklet displays the multidisciplinary nature of the EDM group. It brings the academic and knowledge mining groups jointly, supporting schooling specialists comprehend what different types of questions EDM can tackle and supporting facts miners comprehend what varieties of questions are very important to academic layout and academic choice making.

Encouraging readers to combine EDM into their learn and perform, this well timed guide deals a vast, obtainable remedy of crucial EDM innovations and functions. It offers an outstanding first step for beginners to the EDM neighborhood and for lively researchers to maintain abreast of contemporary advancements within the box.

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Oracle PL/SQL Performance Tuning Tips & Techniques (Database by Michael Rosenblum,Paul Dorsey

By Michael Rosenblum,Paul Dorsey

Proven PL/SQL Optimization Solutions

In Oracle PL/SQL functionality Tuning information & Techniques, Oracle ACE authors with many years of expertise development complicated creation structures for presidency, undefined, and academic businesses current a hands-on method of allowing optimum effects from PL/SQL. The booklet starts off by means of describing the invention strategy required to pinpoint functionality difficulties after which offers measurable and repeatable try instances. In-depth insurance of linking SQL and PL/SQL is by way of deep dives into crucial Oracle Database functionality tuning instruments. Real-world examples and most sensible practices are incorporated all through this Oracle Press guide.

  • Follow a request-driven nine-step method to spot and handle functionality difficulties in net applications
  • Use performance-related database instruments, together with facts dictionary perspectives, logging, tracing, PL/SQL Hierarchical Profiler, PL/Scope, and RUNSTATS
  • Instrument code to pinpoint functionality matters utilizing name stack APIs, errors stack APIs, and timing markers
  • Embed PL/SQL in SQL and deal with user-defined functions
  • Embed SQL in PL/SQL utilizing a set-based method of deal with huge volumes of data
  • Properly write and installation facts manipulation language triggers to prevent functionality problems
  • Work with complex datatypes, together with LOBs and XML
  • Use caching thoughts to prevent redundant operations
  • Effectively use dynamic SQL to minimize the quantity of code wanted and streamline method management
  • Manage model keep an eye on and make sure that functionality fixes are effectively deployed

Code examples within the publication can be found for download.

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Knowledge Transfer between Computer Vision and Text Mining: by Radu Tudor Ionescu,Marius Popescu

By Radu Tudor Ionescu,Marius Popescu

This ground-breaking text/reference diverges
from the conventional view that laptop imaginative and prescient (for picture research) and string
processing (for textual content mining) are separate and unrelated fields of study,
propounding that photos and textual content should be taken care of in the same demeanour for the
purposes of knowledge retrieval, extraction and type. Highlighting
the merits of data move among the 2 disciplines, the text
presents various novel similarity-based studying (SBL) thoughts based on
this procedure. issues and contours: describes a number of SBL approaches,
including nearest neighbor types, neighborhood studying, kernel tools, and
clustering algorithms; provides a nearest neighbor version in keeping with a novel
dissimilarity for photos; discusses a unique kernel for (visual) word
histograms, in addition to a number of kernels in response to a pyramid illustration; introduces
an method according to string kernels for local language identity; contains
links for downloading suitable open resource code.

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Modeling Techniques in Predictive Analytics with Python and by Thomas W. Miller

By Thomas W. Miller

grasp predictive analytics, from begin to end   commence with technique and administration grasp equipment and construct types remodel your types into highly-effective code—in either Python and R   This one of a kind ebook can help you utilize predictive analytics, Python, and R to resolve actual company difficulties and force actual aggressive virtue. You’ll grasp predictive analytics via sensible case stories, intuitive info visualizations, and up to date code for either Python and R—not advanced math.   step-by-step, you’ll stroll via defining difficulties, deciding upon information, crafting and optimizing versions, writing powerful Python and R code, analyzing effects, and extra. each one bankruptcy specializes in considered one of today’s key purposes for predictive analytics, supplying abilities and information to place types to work—and maximize their price.   Thomas W. Miller, chief of Northwestern University’s pioneering software in predictive analytics, addresses every little thing you must be triumphant: method and administration, tools and versions, and expertise and code.   If you’re new to predictive analytics, you’ll achieve a powerful starting place for attaining actual, actionable effects. If you’re already operating within the box, you’ll grasp robust new abilities. If you’re conversant in both Python or R, you’ll observe how those languages supplement one another, allowing you to do much more.   All info units, large Python and R code, and extra examples on hand for obtain at   Python and R provide giant strength in predictive analytics, info technological know-how, and large information. This booklet might help you leverage that strength to unravel actual company difficulties, and force actual aggressive virtue.   Thomas W. Miller’s targeted balanced procedure combines company context and quantitative instruments, illuminating each one method with rigorously defined code for the newest models of Python and R. If you’re new to predictive analytics, Miller promises a powerful beginning for attaining exact, actionable effects. If you’re already a modeler, programmer, or supervisor, you’ll study the most important talents you don’t have already got.   utilizing Python and R, Miller addresses a number of enterprise demanding situations, together with segmentation, model positioning, product selection modeling, pricing learn, finance, activities, textual content analytics, sentiment research, and social community research. He illuminates using cross-sectional information, time sequence, spatial, and spatio-temporal information.   You’ll research why every one challenge concerns, what facts are suitable, and the way to discover the information you’ve pointed out. Miller publications you thru conceptually modeling each one info set with phrases and figures; after which modeling it back with sensible code that provides actionable insights.   You’ll stroll via version development, explanatory variable subset choice, and validation, learning most sensible practices for making improvements to out-of-sample predictive functionality. Miller employs information visualization and statistical snap shots that can assist you discover info, current types, and assessment functionality. Appendices contain 5 entire case reviews, and an in depth primer on smooth info technological know-how tools.   Use Python and R to achieve robust, actionable, ecocnomic insights approximately: ads and merchandising customer choice and selection marketplace baskets and comparable purchases financial forecasting Operations administration Unstructured textual content and language consumer sentiment model and cost activities workforce functionality and lots more and plenty extra  

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Advances in Big Data: Proceedings of the 2nd INNS Conference by Plamen Angelov,Yannis Manolopoulos,Lazaros Iliadis,Asim

By Plamen Angelov,Yannis Manolopoulos,Lazaros Iliadis,Asim Roy,Marley Vellasco

The publication deals a well timed picture of neural community applied sciences as an important element of immense info analytics structures. It promotes new advances and learn instructions in effective and leading edge algorithmic methods to interpreting monstrous facts (e.g. deep networks, nature-inspired and brain-inspired algorithms); implementations on diverse computing structures (e.g. neuromorphic, snap shots processing devices (GPUs), clouds, clusters); and massive facts analytics purposes to unravel real-world difficulties (e.g. climate prediction, transportation, strength management). The booklet, which reviews at the moment variation of the lodges convention on substantial info, hung on October 23–25, 2016, in Thessaloniki, Greece, depicts an enticing collaborative event of neural networks with great information and different studying technologies.

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SQL Server 2017 Integration Services Cookbook by Christian Cote,Matija Lah,Dejan Sarka

By Christian Cote,Matija Lah,Dejan Sarka

Harness the ability of SQL Server 2017 Integration providers to construct your facts integration ideas with ease

About This Book

  • Acquaint your self with the entire newly brought positive aspects in SQL Server 2017 Integration Services
  • Program and expand your programs to reinforce their functionality
  • This specified, step by step advisor covers every thing you want to improve effective information integration and knowledge transformation options to your organization

Who This publication Is For

This ebook is perfect for software program engineers, DW/ETL architects, and ETL builders who have to create a brand new, or improve an latest, ETL implementation with SQL Server 2017 Integration prone. This booklet may even be strong for many who boost ETL recommendations that use SSIS and are willing to benefit the hot beneficial properties and services in SSIS 2017.

What you are going to Learn

  • Understand the foremost parts of an ETL answer utilizing SQL Server 2016-2017 Integration Services
  • Design the structure of a latest ETL solution
  • Have an exceptional wisdom of the hot services and contours additional to Integration Services
  • Implement ETL strategies utilizing Integration companies for either on-premises and Azure data
  • Improve the functionality and scalability of an ETL solution
  • Enhance the ETL resolution utilizing a customized framework
  • Be capable of paintings at the ETL answer with many different builders and feature universal layout paradigms or techniques
  • Effectively use scripting to unravel advanced information issues

In Detail

SQL Server Integration providers is a device that enables information extraction, consolidation, and loading thoughts (ETL), SQL Server coding improvements, info warehousing, and customizations. With the aid of the recipes during this booklet, you will achieve whole hands-on event of SSIS 2017 in addition to the 2016 new positive aspects, layout and improvement advancements together with SCD, Tuning, and Customizations.

At the beginning, you are going to discover ways to set up and arrange SSIS besides different SQL Server assets to make optimum use of this enterprise Intelligence instruments. we are going to commence through taking you thru the hot beneficial properties in SSIS 2016/2017 and enforcing the required positive aspects to get a latest scalable ETL resolution that matches the trendy information warehouse.

Through the process chapters, you'll the way to layout and construct SSIS information warehouses applications utilizing SQL Server information instruments. also, you will learn how to increase SSIS applications designed to keep up an information warehouse utilizing the knowledge circulation and different keep watch over movement initiatives. you will even be validated many recipes on detoxification information and the way to get the outcome after making use of diverse alterations. a few real-world eventualities that you just could face also are coated and the way to address a variety of matters that you simply could face whilst designing your packages.

At the top of this e-book, you will get to understand all of the key thoughts to accomplish facts integration and transformation. you will have explored on-premises huge info integration approaches to create a vintage information warehouse, and may understand how to increase the toolbox with customized initiatives and transforms.

Style and approach

This cookbook follows a problem-solution method and tackles every kind of information integration eventualities by utilizing the services of SQL Server 2016 Integration companies. This ebook is definitely supplemented with screenshots, counsel, and tips. each one recipe specializes in a selected activity and is written in a really easy-to-follow manner.

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