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Big Data

Articles and posts about Big Data and Data Science

mgm in the Bitkom report: „Germany – Excellence in Big Data“

mgm has been listed as one of 60 technology providers in the recently published report „Germany – Excellence in Big Data“. The report from...

TDWI Conference 2016 – A controversial dialogue about Big Data

What are the cornerstones of successful Big Data projects? Technical aspects like scalable data storage and fast access times? Or organizational aspects like...

Article: Data driven innovation with Big Data prototypes

mgm Big Data experts Stephanie Fischer and Dr. Christian Winkler discuss the importance of data driven decisions and innovation for companies with regard to technical and organizational matters

Big Data between technology and organizational culture

The introduction of Big Data in is not merely a technical challenge. Our presentation at the TDWI conference dispels the myth and sketches out a more comprehensive picture.

mgm at Big Data conference in Vancouver

„Data Science with News Headlines – Analyzing and Visualizing a Whole Decade“ . The presentation demonstrates how Apache tools can be used to “dig through” unstructured text, analyze and visualize the data.

Geomesa vs. GeoWave: A Benchmark for Geotemporal Point Data

With Geomesa and GeoWave two technologies based on Hadoop will be compared which are specialized in the efficient storage and retrieval of geotemporal data. Both technologies use Apache Accumulo as backend — a key-value store following the BigTable Design (PDF) — and GeoTools for handling geodata. Although the technologies are also able to deal with complex [...]

Big Data Benchmark: Geotemporal Clustering

The Big Data technology landscape is expanding. Choosing the right frameworks from a growing range of technologies is increasingly becoming a challenge in projects. Helpful for the selection process are performance comparisons of frequently used operations such as cluster analyses. This is exactly what a cooperation between mgm and the University of Leipzig has been [...]

Automated driving – lecture on data security and liability

At the European Data Forum in Luxembourg two conference days were entirely devoted to Big Data. Industry experts discussed, with researchers, political decision makers and representatives from community projects, the challenges of the emerging data-driven economy.

Expert lecture: Reproducibility of results in Big Data systems

Big Data in Business was the motto of a workshop of the Competence Center for Scalable Data Services and Solutions (ScaDS) held on November...

mgm at the data2day – Java for Geodata

With the right tools, even very large volumes of geodata can be processed superbly in Java. Dr. Christian Winkler demonstrated this at the data2day...