CNET Provides Overview of @HaystaxTech Support to #SuperBowl

  CNET’s Daniel Terdiman did a fantastic piece today on Haystax Technology titled “At Super Bowl, detecting threats is like finding a needle in a haystack.” Daniel’s post reviews some important mission needs for an advanced analytical/visualization system for the Super Bowl, focusing on the variety of uses and users the system will have. Through […]

Recommended Reading for the Analyst: The People’s Guide to Spatial Thinking

By following the Twitter feeds of the renowned analyst/leader Keith Masback (CEO of USGIF) and Professor Michael Ritter of UW-Stevens Point we discovered a great book we would like to bring to your attention: “The People’s Guide To Spatial Thinking” This book by the National Council for Geographic Education draws on the knowledge of scholars and educators […]

Enter For Free Pass To O’Reilly #Strataconf 2014: Engage the #BigData Community

The 2014 Strata Conference will be held February 11-13, 2014 in Santa Clara, CA The O’Reilly Strata Conference brings together the brightest minds in data science and big data: decision makers using data to drive business strategy, as well as practitioners who collect, analyze, and manipulate it. Join us and tap into the collective intelligence of over 150 of the leading […]

National Consortium for Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism Releases Data You Can Analyze Yourself

The National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (known as START), is a center of excellence of the US Department of Homeland Security based at the University of Maryland.  It is a university based research center committed to the scientific study of the causes and human consequences of terrorism in the US […]

GEOINTSymposium: @USGIF Advancing the art and science of geospatial tradecraft

The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) is dedicated to promoting geospatial intelligence tradecraft and building a stronger community of interest across industry, academia, government, professional organizations and individual stakeholders. USGIF does this by several ongoing and continuous activities including maintaining a professional journal (Trajectory Magazine), providing educational opportunities, and leading in the production of focused […]

See @Pentaho Drive Actionable Visualizations Over @Cloudera CDH data with Impala

Pentaho enables very powerful, analyst-focused solutions over enterprise data holdings, and is designed to work incredibly well with advanced Big Data infrastructure and other tools, including Cloudera’s CDH, Search and Impala.  If you are an analyst in law enforcement, defense or intelligence the demo at this link and embedded below will be of particular interest: […]