Tag: data

A Gentle Introduction to Google Cloud Platform for Machine Learning Practice

In a previous post titled Machine Learning on the cloud, we examined in plain language what is machine learning, what is the cloud, and the merits of leveraging cloud resources for machine learning practice. In this post, we introduce the…

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Machine Learning on the Cloud: Notes for the Layman

What is Machine Learning? Machine learning is an assortment of tools and techniques for predicting outcomes and classifying events, based on a set of interactions between variables (also referred to as features or attributes) belonging to a particular data set….

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Top Trends in Data and IT and What They Mean for Your Business

Artificial intelligence, adopting lean practices in your innovation efforts, the future of BI and Blockchain were just some of the topics we heard about at Pythian’s recent Love Your Data Conference. This event brings together CIOs and IT Business leaders,…

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Grow and Innovate Your Business with Powerful Analytics with Cassandra and Spark (Part 1)

Organizations are tapping into increasingly sophisticated analytics techniques to improve opportunities for growth, innovation and competitive advantage. Organizations are increasing the sophistication of their analytics strategies to improve opportunities for growth, innovation and to take a competitive advantage. The analytics…

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Datascape Podcast Episode 7 – Discussing Data Governance with Dennis Walker

In this episode we discuss the ins and outs of data governance with Dennis Walker. We’ll cover why it’s important, how it’s changed and how to get started.

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Top 5 Things You Can Do to Survive a Cloud Outage Unscathed

There are very few of us who aren’t impacted when major cloud service providers experience failures. Either our productivity is affected when cloud-based business tools go down, or we are inconvenienced when consumer services like video or music streaming are…

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ORA-30926 While Using impdp Over a Database Link

The other day I was doing an import using impdp in 12.1.0.2, and received the following error:’ORA-30926: unable to get a stable set of rows in the source tables’.   Starting "SYS_PYTHIAN"."SYS_IMPORT_TABLE_03": sys_pythian/******** parfile=table_import.par Processing object type TABLE_EXPORT/TABLE/TABLE Processing object…

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The Value Of Data In Business Today

Alejandro Cordero, Lead Database Consultant at Pythian, discusses the rising importance in business data, and how is adds value to an organization.

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Data Insights: Staying Focused On Goals And Outcomes

Dave Salmela, Big Data Consultant and Solutions Architect at Pythian, explains why it’s the perfect time to derive valuable insights from your organization’s data.

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