Category Archives: Big Data Analytics

Software Developer’s Maturity Matrix

Hi all, this is a good matrix to keep track of your skill set as you advance in your field. Software Engineer Maturity Matrix citation Ace the Software Engineering Interview: An Interview Preparation Framework to Land the Job You Will … Continue reading

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Computer Scientist’s Checklist

Computer Scientist’s Checklist Here is a list of things we need to brush

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Arulkumaran Kumaraswamipillai’s job search ideas.

Tip #1: Java is very accessible and all the following are available for free. The steps you take may slightly vary depending on your familiarity with Java and its tools. A computer — desk top or lap top. Download latest … Continue reading

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Create your Own Company as a means to gain experience

Here’s an excerpt I found very interesting from John Sonmez’s newly released book, ‘the Complete Software Developer’s Career Guide’. It is a good read and I recommend it. I think I might try this option, and I think you guys … Continue reading

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How to start EMR on AWS

NOTES FROM USING SPARK in the HADOOP ECOSYSTEM by Rick Morrow Starting EMR on AWS Objective In this lab, you’ll use Amazon Web Services to set up a 3 node Elastic MapReduce (EMR) cluster which you can then use for … Continue reading

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Up and Running with Public Data Sets

NOTES FROM Up and Running with Public Datasets Curt Frye 1. U.S. Census Bureau and Securities and Exchange Commission American FactFinder link: factfinder.census.gov Most US residents know the United States Census Bureau as the government organization that counts the American … Continue reading

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Asking Great Data Science Questions

NOTES FROM Asking Great Data Science Questions Dough Rose 1.Introduction One of the most important parts of working in a data science team is discovering great questions. To ask great questions you have to understand critical thinking. Critical thinking is … Continue reading

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