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.


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