Big Data – Help
BIG DATA INFLUENCERS :
1. Alex Sandy Pentland : One of the ‘seven most powerful data scientists in the world (Forbes, 2012). Also among the most-cited computational scientists in the world and a pioneer in computational social science.
5. Blog on Big Data and Analytics : Blog by Harish Kotadia @HKotadia. Harisk is an Industry recognized thought leader on Big Data and Analytics. Rated by SAP as one of the global top 50 Big Data Influencers.
7. The Mainstream Seer : Venkatesh (Venky) Rao, the Predictive Analytics Segment Leader at IBM for North America. Tries to make Predictive Analytics less of a black hole for the general public.
BIG DATA ACADEMIA :
1. Big Data Econometrics : Academia focused – Big Data Econometrics tries to collate all the relevant developments regarding the overlap between data analytics and econometrics.
3 . Big Data Startups : Run by a consultant on the topic, key insights are illustrated through beautiful infographics and give digestible and actionable tips
4. Big Data Partnership : Training Academy with a Blog
5. Guru99 : Big Data tutorials starting from the basics.
BIG DATA INDUSTRY :
1. IBM : guest blogging hub collating various other blogger’s insights into big data. Less tech-focused and more applied than e.g. Cloudera
2. EMC Big Data Blog :authored by Mona Patel, Senior Manager of EMC Big Data Marketing. Mona Patel has worked as a Data Analyst previously and is now growing her career at EMC, a leader in Big Data
3. Hortonworks: Hortonworks is a Big Data startup focused on providing its own isolated Hadoop environment. Since creators of hadoop are on board blog can provide deep insight.
4. Palantir: Blog releasing lots of visualisations of data insight. Palantir is a startup aiming at extracting security insight from big data.
BIG DATA NEWS :
1. BigDataNews : Data Science community channel dedicated to all news related to Big Data.
2. Smart Data Collective : Smart data collective aims to be the central source of news on Big Data. As such, it allows guest blogging by various experts in the field.