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Putting @Platfora next to your Hadoop Cluster provides powerful #BigData analytical capability

By Bob Gourley

It is very important for analysts to know what is possible when it comes to analytical tools. One of the best ways to know the realm of the possible with immediately available commercial off the shelf technology is to watch a demo. Demos of great capabilities frequently lead to proof of concept evaluations and then deployments. Now thanks to the wonders of modern technology you can watch a demo of Platfora’s new Big Data Analytics platform right from your browser.

Just visit this link or watch the embedded video below:

In this webinar you will hear Peter Schlampp, VP of Products for Platfora, provide an overview of their approach. He will show how you can rapidly turn big data into hard facts that enable you to drive actionable decisions throughout the enterprise. The Platfora Big Dat Analytics 3.0 platform lets you instantly tap into the mass of raw data your organization collects. The webinar will underscore more on:

  • Analytics at big data scale
  • Iterative segmentation
  • Dynamic and automatic interest driven pipelines
  • Self-service, interactive and visual interfaces (addictive for analysts).
  • Collaboration and sharing of results

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Bob Gourley, former CTO of the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), is Founder and CTO of Crucial Point LLC, a technology research and advisory firm providing fact based technology reviews in support of venture capital, private equity and emerging technology firms. He has extensive industry experience in intelligence and security and was awarded an intelligence community meritorious achievement award by AFCEA in 2008, and has also been recognized as an Infoworld Top 25 CTO and as one of the most fascinating communicators in Government IT by GovFresh.

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