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Interview at theCUBE: the next phase of Big Data

While I was at the Strata conference in Santa Clara earlier this month, I had the pleasure of dropping in at BigData Silicon Valley for a theCUBE interview with John Furrier and Jeff Kelley. We talked about the next phase of Big Data — predictive analytics — and how R and Revolution Analytics fit into the picture.    TheCUBE: BigDataSV 2014

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David Smith is Vice President of Marketing and Community at Revolution Analytics. He has a long history with the R and statistics communities. After graduating with a degree in Statistics from the University of Adelaide, South Australia, he spent four years researching statistical methodology at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, where he also developed a number of packages for the S-PLUS statistical modeling environment. He continued his association with S-PLUS at Insightful (now TIBCO Spotfire) overseeing the product management of S-PLUS and other statistical and data mining products.<

David smith is the co-author (with Bill Venables) of the popular tutorial manual, An Introduction to R, and one of the originating developers of the ESS: Emacs Speaks Statistics project. Today, he leads marketing for REvolution R, supports R communities worldwide, and is responsible for the Revolutions blog. Prior to joining Revolution Analytics, he served as vice president of product management at Zynchros, Inc. Follow him on twitter at @RevoDavid