Big data opportunities and challenges are getting a bit clearer


From time to time, I take a few days off work to reflect on things I don’t get to think about in “regulation time” . Its a bit of spring cleaning of my mind. I am in the middle of one such break today. Other than sleeping a lot, and recovering from India’s loss toContinue reading “Big data opportunities and challenges are getting a bit clearer”

Big data and systems that need to go around in circles


I had a very interesting conversation with my seat mate in the flight to SFO early today . He works as a manager at an airline, and grew up the ranks . Currently he is exploring ways of “learning faster” given his team was having a hard time with baggage handling and they want toContinue reading “Big data and systems that need to go around in circles”

Big data – You can start small, but start today !


I am back at Houston Airport after an excellent customer event where I did a key note on big data . One of the side conversations that happened today was on where to start big data programs . Jon Reed had nudged me couple of days ago on the same topic . So here areContinue reading “Big data – You can start small, but start today !”