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How to analyze memory allocations in Go

Go programs allocate memory based on how variables behave. Learn how to use Go's native tooling to determine where memory allocations are made, and how to keep them from affecting performance. Image credits (from...

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Doing data warehousing the wrong way

If data pipelines and streams are the future, why are we still thinking of data as static?

A user reviews data and statistical models. [analytics / analysis / tracking / monitoring / logging]

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An updated Shiny testing package and new Shiny framework were featured at this week's Shiny conference.

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Making AI accountable: Blockchain, governance, and auditability

Recording the model development process on the blockchain can make that process more structured, transparent, and repeatable, resulting in less bias and more accountability.

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Aerospike Database adds native JSON document support

Aerospike Database 6 release also introduces massively parallel secondary indexes, which promise the same speed and efficiency as primary indexes.

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Overcoming AI’s limitations

Artificial general intelligence will be able to understand or learn any intellectual task that a human can. AGI will have high costs and huge risks, but it’s coming—maybe soon.

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What is a data lake? Massively scalable storage for big data analytics

Dive into data lakes—what they are, how they're used, and how data lakes are both different and complementary to data warehouses.

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Career roadmap: Machine learning scientist

Data scientists and machine learning scientists have similar roles, but a machine learning scientist specializes in researching and implementing complex algorithms.

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Review: Databricks Lakehouse Platform

Databricks Lakehouse Platform combines cost-effective data storage with machine learning and data analytics, and it's available on AWS, Azure, and GCP. Could it be an affordable alternative for your data warehouse needs?

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Think of search as the application platform, not just a feature

Today we’re seeing a major evolution in how search anticipates what users want before they know they are looking for it. Developers should be tuning in.

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Neo4j’s new AuraDS brings managed data science services to Google Cloud

Neo4j's new managed service works with the company’s cloud-based graph database offering, AuraDB, providing a library of graph algorithms, machine learning pipelines, and data science methodologies for data scientists and developers.

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Scaling throughput and performance in a sharding database system

Understand the two dimensions of scaling for database query and ingest workloads, and how sharding can make scaling elastic—or not.

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InfoWorld’s 2022 Technology of the Year Award winners

InfoWorld celebrates the year’s best products in software development, cloud computing, data analytics, and machine learning.

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InfoWorld Technology of the Year Awards

About InfoWorld’s annual awards for the best products in software development, cloud computing, data analytics, and machine learning.

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Guidelines for InfoWorld Technology of the Year Award winners

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Databricks targets data pipeline automation with Delta Live Tables

The company’s new ETL framework aims to cut down the time taken by data scientists and engineers setting up reliable data pipelines and managing infrastructure.

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Google Cloud releases BigLake to unify data platforms

Google describes BigLake as a one-stop data platform that allows data analytics and data engineering on both structured and unstructured data.

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Postgres everywhere

SQLite is embedded everywhere. Will Postgres follow suit?

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