Category Archives: Map Reduce

Customer Segmentation with Fisher Discriminant Analysis

In this post, I will focus on a time honored machine learning technique called Fisher Discriminant Analysis and will use it for  customer segmentation for on an line music store customers.  The store offers music of different genres for download. … Continue reading

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Analytic is your Doctor’s Friend

In this post, I will be venturing into the medical domain and show how big data analytic can play a crucial role in the complex and daunting world of health care. There is a  kind of cancer that affects the … Continue reading

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Simple Hadoop Performance Model

I was motivated to write this post after reading  The Mathematics behind Hadoop Based System.  When you want to improve the performance of your Hadoop application, there are many options to tweak the system. The questions is where to focus … Continue reading

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Presence Data Analytic using MongoDb and Map Reduce

My last post was on location data query and indexing using MongoDB. Location data query and index support is an unique and powerful feature of MongoDB. Continuing along the same thread, I will dig into Map Reduce framework built right … Continue reading

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