Monthly Archive: december 2015

Apache Zeppelin with Spark on Docker on Microsoft Azure

Generating normal distribution with Apache Zeppelin running on a Docker container on Microsoft Azure cloud platform

Creating this project was mainly motivated by trying the capabilities of Apache Zeppelin, which seems to have a lot of potential in the hands of a data scientist. The project is built around a dice game. The user can determine how many dice we throw and how many times we throw those dice. Exciting so far, right? What is more exciting is that at a sufficient amount of throws we expect a Gaussian distribution curve to be emerged. Let's try if it will do or not.  Apache Zeppelin  Apache Zeppelin is basically a notebook, which focuses mainly on Apache Spark engine. A…
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Data-driven organization

The keys of being data-driven

Being data-driven has become a must for companies that want to preserve their competitiveness. However achieving that requires some important capabilities. Without implementing them, one company cannot claim itself to be data-driven. In some cases they still do it, despite they do not possess all keys of being…
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