AWS, Big Data

TechFluence: The Most Exciting Tech Conference of 2019 is here

  The wait is finally over! It's time to get your geek on for TechFluence 2019 - the most happening tech conference of the year. A power-packed day dedicated to the best in tech, TechFluence promises to be an extravaganza for the techies at heart. A daylong conference, it offers a forum for software technology enthusiasts to meet,...


Big Data, Java

When you take your Machine Learning Models to Production for Real Time Predictions

Problem We had a use case where we needed to use machine learning to make predictions in real time. To give an estimate of what we consider real time - latency less than 10 milliseconds for our predictions. In this blog, we would discuss what is needed to have the kind of latency for machine learning models that we can use in production....


Big Data, Technology

4 Emerging Solutions to Unlock the Value of Your Unstructured Data

The digital data is growing at an astounding rate, outpacing our ability to analyze it. With the proliferation of smartphones, network connectivity, smart devices, and IoT, the variety and volume of both structured and unstructured data have grown manifold, turning big data into bigger and bigger data. A study by IDC echoes that “By...


Big Data, Product Engineering

5 Considerations For Building Data Driven Applications

Innovation is at the center of application development. A lot of established companies as well as startups are investing big money in product ideas that have the potential to solve business challenges. While traditional applications are still in place, new age SaaS companies are developing amazing applications for web and mobile keeping...


AWS, Big Data

Introduction to Amazon Athena

What is Amazon Athena? Amazon Athena is an analytics and interactive query service that use interactive standard SQL to analyze data stored on Simple Storage Service (S3). It is a serverless service i.e. there is no need to setup the instances for the datastore and manage the infrastructure. Also, there is no need to load data to...


Big Data, Technology

How to Analyze Video Data Using Hadoop?

Video is the future of content marketing and reaches a large mass of customers within no time. Digital media environment is evolving rapidly and the increasing usage of smartphones and tablets has changed the overall consumption habits of audiences across the globe. Not just the social networking sites are swamped with videos; even the...


AWS, Big Data

What is Amazon Redshift and why you should definitely use it?

So you have spent some odd years of your software development career and now you know many of those RDBMS implementations in and out. In fact, you also already know that RDBMS is not the only enterprise storage and due to frequent scalability issues you encountered, someday you found about Big Data tools. Chances are you were...


Big Data, Technology

DataSafe – A Data Archival Tool

#fame is India's first (and now the biggest) live-streaming app on IOS and Android platforms. This app allows people to create their own beam and go live immediately, or book a slot for future. As time passed, the operational databases of #fame kept on increasing at a great speed. As a result, the disk space utilization of database server...


Big Data, Digital Analytics

Your Mobile Phone’s Power to Make or Break Your Favorite Brand’s Future

Mobile phone penetration worldwide is at 62.9%, which is more than half of the world’s population (Statista, n.d.). With the rise of technological advancements, we cannot deny the fact that our lives have been transformed from a television-driven generation to multiple medium owners such as the desktop, laptop, tablet, and the phone. ...


Big Data, Industry Buzz

Our experience through GIDS16 in Bengaluru

I know it’s too late, almost 2 weeks, since the GIDS16 (Great Indian Developer Summit 2016) ended - But the thought that "it’s better to be late than never" is motivating me to write down this post. It was a 5 days event - initial 4 days in Bengaluru and the last day in Pune. We attended day 2, 3 and 4 in Bengaluru. It featured...

by Salil

Big Data, Manual Testing

Scope of Testing in Big Data and Hadoop

We have entered into a digital world where data is scaling every single second. Every digital process and social media platform produce it. Systems, sensors, and mobile devices convey it. The amount of data that’s being created and stored globally is almost inconceivable, and it just keeps on multiplying and multiplying. Is all the...


Big Data

Cassandra Authentication and Create User

Introduction : The Apache Cassandra database is the right choice when you need scalability and high availability without compromising performance. Not having to distinguish between a Master and a Slave node allows you to add any number of machines to any cluster in any datacenter, without having to worry about what type of machine you...