Monday, March 12, 2012

Cloudy data

Or, if you have the bits, but not the information....

I'm sitting at an event which combines a common thread of thoughts that has been floating in my head - Hadoop deals with lots of data... but how do I get to the Information contained there.
ThaDa... Big Data and machine learning are made for each other.

I've just learned about the Mahout - the tool to make information out of data, by using machine learning! Definitely something to look at.

I've spent some time reading and digesting some of the AI topics, with the results in this followup post