Analysis

The Programmer's Paradox

With an information stream like that, it makes it extremely difficult to consistently get objective facts, given that the bulk of the input for analysis is these streams. At some point a really good analysis will boil down to a concrete understanding of all that is currently knowable, but reality being rather informal still contains unexpected surprises. What this means is that no analysis, however perfect, is immune to time.

The Rise of Test Impact Analysis

Martin Fowler

Paul Hammant shines a light on Test Impact Analysis: a modern way of speeding up the test automation phase of a build. It works by analyzing the call-graph of the source code to work out which tests should be run after a change to production code. Microsoft has done some extensive work on this approach, but it's also possible for development teams to implement something useful quite cheaply.

5 Ways KPI Analysis Helps DevOps

DevOps.com

The post 5 Ways KPI Analysis Helps DevOps appeared first on DevOps.com. Four Vs drive big data solutions: volume, velocity, variety and veracity. Volume and velocity are technical considerations usually receiving a healthy dose of attention among architects and coders.

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A foundational strategy pattern for analysis: MECE

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Your longer, more detailed lists should be kept for your private analysis to help you reach your conclusion, or reserved for lists of things to be done in the project, such as a work breakdown structure. It’s more analysis and art than science.

The 5 Levels of Analytics Maturity

data or analysis they need, whether it’s a fundamental tool like Excel. there’s an overwhelming number of possibilities for analysis when. But business users know exactly what to do when analysis happens. of data analysis your users need as you wireframe how to seamlessly.

Atlassian Brings Postmortem Analysis to DevOps

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The post Atlassian Brings Postmortem Analysis to DevOps appeared first on DevOps.com.

The trinity of errors in financial models: An introductory analysis using TensorFlow Probability

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Errors in analysis and forecasting may arise from any of the following modeling issues: using an inappropriate functional form, inputting inaccurate parameters, or failing to adapt to structural changes in the market. An exploration of three types of errors inherent in all financial models.

Four Pitfalls of Sentiment Analysis Accuracy

Toptal

That's why more organizations are turning to automatic sentiment analysis methods—but basic models don't always cut it. In this article, Toptal Freelance Data Scientist Rudolf Eremyan gives an overview of some sentiment analysis gotchas and what can be done to address them Manually gathering information about user-generated data is time-consuming, to say the least.

Best of 2018: Log Monitoring and Analysis: Comparing ELK, Splunk and Graylog

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The post Best of 2018: Log Monitoring and Analysis: Comparing ELK, Splunk and Graylog appeared first on DevOps.com. As we close out 2018, we at DevOps.com wanted to highlight the five most popular articles of the year. Following is the fifth in our weeklong series of the Best of 2018.

Hail: Scalable Genomics Analysis with Apache Spark

Cloudera Engineering

The post Hail: Scalable Genomics Analysis with Apache Spark appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

How to Package and Price Embedded Analytics

analysis paralysis. Here, we’ll take a quick look at two proven techniques used by Software Pricing Partners: economic impact analysis. and competitive pricing analysis. Economic Impact Analysis is a helpful pricing technique. HOW TO PACKAGE & PRICE EMBEDDED ANALYTICS.

Earned Value Analysis for Justification of Continuous Value

SCRUMstudy

Monitoring the rate of delivering value is an important requirement for Scrum projects and earned value analysis is an excellent tool that can be applied to Scrum projects to understand how projects are performing. Business justification demonstrates the reasons for undertaking a project.

CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

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If you find our open technology context and analysis of use please consider evaluating our subscription-only research and analysis service CTOvision Pro. CTOvision Pro provides access to more in-depth analysis and reporting. Analysis Big Data CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Mobil

CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

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CTOvision Pro is our subscription based research and analysis service. CTOvision Pro provides subscribers with more in-depth research, analysis and reporting on topics that matter to enterprise IT. Analysis Big Data CTOvision Admin Cyber Security DoD and IC Government CTO

FBI vs Apple: Policy Analysis

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Editor’s note: This is the second in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security.-bg bg Despite foreboding tales of doom associated with the potential outcome on each […]. CTO Cyber Security News

5 Early Indicators Your Embedded Analytics Will Fail

share analysis, and connect new data sources to the. to do their own analysis? Updating your application’s dashboards and reporting features. may feel optional—until suddenly it’s not. Watch for these 5 signs. that you’re at risk for an analytics emergency. Early Indicators.

Machine Learning Video Analysis: Identifying Fish

Toptal

Machine learning, combined with some standard image processing techniques, can result in powerful video analysis tools. In this article, Toptal Freelance Software Engineer Michael Karchevsky walks through a solution for a machine learning competition that identifies the species and lengths of any fish present in a given video segment

Genome Analysis Toolkit: Now Using Apache Spark for Data Processing

Cloudera Engineering

Users of the latest release of the Genome Analysis Toolkit, an open source framework for analyzing high-throughput DNA sequencing data, can now choose Apache Spark for data processing.

Cipher Brief Analysis: The Pakistan Problem

The Cipher Brief

The post Cipher Brief Analysis: The Pakistan Problem appeared first on The Cipher Brief. Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan recently returned from China without the concrete funding assurances that he was seeking in order to keep his country from having to request a second bailout from the International Monetary Fund. Pakistan has repeatedly turned to China and Saudi Arabia for financial assistance, while the U.S.

James Madison University Seeks Professor – Intelligence Analysis Program

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Please look it over and share it with others that may have an interest: Assistant / Associate Professor - Intelligence Analysis Program. General Info: James Madison University (JMU) seeks applicants for a faculty position focused on cyber intelligence and cyber analysis that will help prepare students as analysts in both private and public sectors, as well as government agencies, through its Bachelor's Degree Program in Intelligence Analysis (IA). Bob Gourley.

New Study: 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100% Data Visualizations Interactive Dashboards and Reports Embedded Self-Service Analysis. 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% 80% 90% 100% Data Visualizations Interactive Dashboards and Reports Embedded Self-Service Analysis. 2018 STATE OF. EMBEDDED.

Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Static Source-Code Analysis

Cloudera Engineering

In this first installment of a multi-part series about Cloudera’s multi-step QA process for CDH releases, learn about the role of static source-code analysis in this strategy. The post Quality Assurance at Cloudera: Static Source-Code Analysis appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

How-to: Prepare Unstructured Data in Impala for Analysis

Cloudera Engineering

The post How-to: Prepare Unstructured Data in Impala for Analysis appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. How-to Impala analysis apache assumptions CDH cloudera crunch data demo HDFS Hive impala o'reilly questions R release security sql statistics welcomeLearn how to build an Impala table around data that comes from non-Impala, or even non-SQL, sources.

One Week Free Trial of CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

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If you find our open technology context and analysis of use please consider evaluating our subscription-only research and analysis service CTOvision Pro. CTOvision Pro provides access to more in-depth analysis and reporting. By Bob Gourley.

Another Great Example Of Pattern Analysis Over Hacker Activity

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Recorded Future has just posted another nice piece of analysis on the cyber threat. Summary of the analysis: Forums can be analyzed at traffic level, without an analyst knowing foreign languages or tracking individual posts. The conclusions of this analysis underscore that in some cases alerts can be set up to provide advanced warning of certain kinds of activity. . For more see: Hacker Forum Traffic Analysis: ‘Patch Tuesday … Exploit Wednesday’ and Other Patterns.

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualizations Will Never Be Enough

for analysis, embedded analytics puts data in context of the applications users already love. MONETIZING ANALYTICS FEATURES: Why Data Visualizations. Will Never Be Enough. Go beyond basic embedded dashboards to diferentiate your. application and maximize the value of embedded analytics.

Using Apache Hadoop and Impala with MySQL for Data Analysis

Cloudera Engineering

Apache Hadoop is commonly used for data analysis. The post Using Apache Hadoop and Impala with MySQL for Data Analysis appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Guest Hardware Impala Parquet analysis apache apache hadoop cloudera data developer Hadoop HDFS Hive impala log mysql sql SupportThanks to Alexander Rubin of Percona for allowing us to re-publish the post below! It is fast for data loads and scalable. In a previous post I showed how to integrate MySQL with Hadoop.

2015 Federal IT Spending Update: An analysis of the budget for CTOvision Pro Subscribers

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Analysis Big Data CTO Cyber Security Department of State DHS DOD DoD and IC DOJ DOT ED FAA Government HHS Intelligence Community NASA VA United States federal budget By Bob Gourley. The total federal budget is about $3.9 Trillion.

Announcing CTOvision Pro: Our Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

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CTOlabs.com has a paid subscriber base for access to in depth research and analysis. However, in-depth analysis and context is now available as part of our CTOvision Pro service. This high quality content includes access to online research and reports as well as a bi-weekly newsletter of up to date context and analysis that can help you apply emerging technologies to your mission needs.

Resolving Java Lock Contention in Apache Solr: A Performance-Analysis Detective Story

Cloudera Engineering

This case study is an instructive example of how performance analysis is a multi-faceted process that often leads one in surprising directions. . The post Resolving Java Lock Contention in Apache Solr: A Performance-Analysis Detective Story appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog.

How Product Managers Can Learn to Love Reporting

Speaker: Eric Feinstein, Professional Services Manager, Looker

He will discuss working through personas, data types, reporting needs analysis and ultimately how this comes together to form a roadmap for reporting functionality and interface. For a long time, Product Managers have found it challenging to design interfaces inside their products that users could use for reporting. It seems like PMs and engineers have grown to hate embedded reporting.

How-to: Ingest Email into Apache Hadoop in Real Time for Analysis

Cloudera Engineering

The post How-to: Ingest Email into Apache Hadoop in Real Time for Analysis appeared first on Cloudera Engineering Blog. Apache Hadoop is a proven platform for long-term storage and archiving of structured and unstructured data.

Applitools Introduces Industry’s First Automated Root Cause Analysis for Developers and QA Teams to Quickly Pinpoint Bugs within Web Applications

DevOps.com

AI-powered Root Cause Analysis slashes bug remediation times, enabling development teams to keep application projects on-time and on quality SAN MATEO, Calif., December 5, 2018 — Applitools (applitools.com), the leader in Application Visual Management (AVM), today announced the industry’s first automated root cause analysis for bugs within web applications.

Accelerated PCAP: An Architecture for Precision Packet Capture and Analysis on High-­?Speed Networks

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As such, packet capture and analysis continues to play a critical role in managing and securing large and small-­?scale By Charles Hall. Are you a system engineer or administrator charged with protecting your network infrastructure from attack?

Analysis: The U.S.-Russia Disagreement over the INF Treaty – Do Svedanya

The Cipher Brief

The post Analysis: The U.S.-Russia Homeland Security Intelligence International Nuclear Russia Cipher Brief Analysis Donald Trump INF John Bolton national security Vladimir PutinNational Security Advisor John Bolton met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Tuesday to discuss the U.S. decision to withdraw from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF). . The meeting follows a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump over the weekend, saying that the U.S.

Why “Build or Buy?” Is the Wrong Question for Analytics

functionality, more flexibility in their analysis, and more. WHY “BUILD OR BUY?” IS THE WRONG QUESTION FOR ANALYTICS Introduction.1 When to Build Your Own Analytics. 2 When to Buy a Bolt-On Solution. 6 When to Take a Combined Approach. 9 About Logi Analytics.

The Essence of Analysis

The Programmer's Paradox

A building without occupants, a book without readers, or a software product that does not solve any real problems are all examples of things that got lost in their very first stage: analysis. SOME EARLIER THOUGHTS A while back, I wrote down some ideas about what I thought were the essential development problems: [link] I identified four big issues a) perception, b) discipline, c) generalization and d) analysis. Luck is the only thing that replaces a lack of analysis.

Invincea Integrates Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities at the Endpoint

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Invincea Redefines Endpoint Security with Integrated Endpoint, Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities. A control interface kills any suspicious processes in the container, while detailed forensic data is captured for analysis.

CTOlabs Quickstart Tutorial: Thetus Savanna and analysis of the.

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Savanna by Thetus Software that provides model enabled analysis capabilities to enterprise users. In the video below, Bob Gourley provides a quickstart tutorial showing how easy it is to get Savanna immediately focused on

International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) Recap #HPCMatters

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16-21 Nov 2014 the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC14) was hosted in New Orleans and once again it did not disappoint! Each year SC14 brings together a large number of folks from the High Performance Computing (HPC) community, basically thousands of scientists and engineers that are doing really awesome things in the HPC and computational analytics space. With that in mind I thought I would tak. To read more please log in. Login.

How To Build Data-Informed Products

Speaker: Tim Herbig, Director, iridion

The audience will leave with an analysis toolkit filled with the right data tools for every scenario. As a product manager, you probably know specific ways to gather data to inform your product decisions, like the ever-popular A/B test.