Hacking all the way! @Applift Datathon

More than 500 registrations, more than 40 teams, 24 hours and 5 winners!! Whoa! Yes, you guessed it right, these metrics are sufficient to let you know what a hit AppLift Datathon was among the enthusiasts from in and around Bangalore. Our Venturesity team started the

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A Techy Tuesday evening at DATA NERDS LEARNUP

Informative talks, a few questions, some pepping pizza slices, some chilling out with drinks and voila! We have a perfect recipe for a perfect learnup camp.Who knew even after a tiring Tuesday’s work the masses would make a learnup camp so happening! AppLift, an international team of dedicated technology enthusiasts, passionate about mobile and advertising …

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Analytics Bootcamp- The Curtain Raiser

Do you find it hard to understand the ‘when,what,why’ of their browsing patterns? Don’t you think if only predicting customer behaviours was easy, then may be business would have been a different ball game altogether? Well, you probably haven’t tried predictive analytics then!Venturesity is hosting an Analytics Bootcamp in Bangalore which will specifically deal with ‘Customer …

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What are the Prerequisites to learn Big Data Analytics?

Are you intrigued by the world of Big Data innovations, yet discover it somewhat obscure and see the entire thing as a huge riddle. It is safe to say that you are looking to see how Big Data affect huge and little business and individuals like any of us? Do you feel numerous individuals discuss …

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Program for the Hadoop platform without using java

Figuring out how to program for the Hadoop platform can lead to new career opportunities in Big Data. However like the issues it comprehends, the Hadoop framework could be truly unpredictable and challenging. Building a solid foundation,leveraging online assets, and concentrating on the fundamentals with expert preparing can help a novice cross the Hadoop completion …

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What are the best applications of Data Visualization?

Applications of Data visualizations are all around today. For making a visual representation of data  to inspire potential investors, cover advancement, or even envision ideas for client sections, data visualizations are a profitable tool in a mixed bag of settings. Editor’s note:To learn more about analytics and make the most of it in your career, register with …

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How Big Data is helping build better search Ads

Catching and overseeing information is challenging. With so much information and computerization engineering accessible to advertisers, there is an enticement to accomplish more. At this point, nearly everybody has heard the expression “big data.” It catches the thought that today we can gather and examine unlimited measures of data – data from client transactions, social …

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If you are a software developer, you can be a Data Scientist too

In the big data era, data science is a vital ability that ought to be prepared by programming specialists. It could be utilized to foresee valuable data on new ventures focused around finished undertakings. Numerous developers, statisticians, analysts and IT experts have some fractional foundation and are looking to make the move into data science. …

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Is predictive analytics set to replace human intuition?

The hype around data and analytics lead many executives to assume answers to difficult questions.The most hyped one being is predictive analytics set to replace human intuition? Other questions being How much to raise prices? Where to establish a new retail store? Whether one product will beat another? It can be found through aggressive number …

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The Future of Big Data and Hadoop

In 2013, Hadoop took a great leap forward with Hadoop 2.0(YARN), as this converted Hadoop from a batch-only file-based stack into a set of interactive capabilities with multiple optional databases. But as the Hadoop technology embarks on its second stage of evolution, how will it influence the Big Data world going forward? Editor’s note: To …

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How analytics is moving from being descriptive to predictive?

Business analytics has become quite popular among all kinds of industries over the past few years. Its all about performing analysis over the data set which enables organizations’ stakeholders to answer certain business questions which ultimately help them in decision making to develop their business. A company running any sort of business collects a huge …

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5 Predictive Analytics Tools for Enterprises

It is amazing to note how Predictive Analytics is influencing every field- be it healthcare or marketing. In our recent blog post we unveiled “The big secret behind Narendra Modi’s win” in elections 2014- Analytics acted as a catalyst to Narendra Modi’s win.This technique of filtering users’ online interactions in order to deliver more information …

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Impact of MongoDB in Data science

We are seeing a growing interest in alternate database management systems that are different from the traditional relational database like Oracle and SAP.With all the excitement surrounding the relatively recent wave of non-relational – otherwise known as “NoSQL” – databases, it can be hard to separate the hype from the reality. The term NoSQL is …

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The Big Secret behind Narendra Modi’s win

“A new era in electioneering is here that promises to change the way elections are fought from here on out, analysts say. Gray-haired political strategists who relied on hunches and intuitions to gauge complex demographics of caste, religion, community and localities are on the way out. In their place are quants, programmers and data scientists“~ …

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New Career Opportunities with Big Data

Dean Bedard links Big Data to gold mining when he says “it’s not enough to know where the precious stuff is. In order to reap the riches, first they have to get it out of the ground and turn it into something they can use.” The need for skilled professionals who have number crunching abilities …

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Why you should learn R over SAS?

Comparing things has always been in the trend- be it Linux or Windows, Intel or AMD. Its always been a favourite geeky discussion. Linkedin groups like Advanced Business Analytics, Data Mining and Predictive Modelling has been witness to heated debate regarding the pros and cons of open source technology R and SAS. It has been …

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This summer, beat the heat by learning the hottest skillsets

While the weather condition is moving towards the boiling point, we prefer to keep our eyes on the skill sets that are adding to the heat. This season’s hottest skill sets are Big data,Hadoop and Android. So, are you prepared to beat the heat? Big data and its related components Hadoop, Mapreduce and R are …

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How to make a career in Big data?

Cheap storage along with massive processing capability, big data is creating ripples in the business-IT world. With tools like Hadoop, it goes beyond comprehension as to how big the big data wave is going to be. What resulted out of this data revolution is a new set of jobs for the business IT professionals. Big …

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Top 5 open source tools for big data

With the amount of data sweeping in, thanks to the internet, cloud computing, social media and mobile devices, organizations are now facing the challenge to manage and utilize this data. The impending question of how to use this data most efficiently now has an answer. Various open source tools have made it easy for organizations …

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Big Data Analytics: Emerging Technology in Education and Training

While providing online courses helps in reaching out to students in various locations, it also becomes challenging in analyzing their interpretation and conclusions about the course provided. However, with the advent of Big Data Analytics in education and training, it is now possible to put together their ‘digital breadcrumbs’ and collect data from social media …

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