Category: Technology

Preparing for the Data Role

I have been getting a lot of messages on LinkedIn, asking me for preparation tips for Data Engineer roles. While talking to most of the candidates, I realized that they were unaware of the critical differences between the various roles in the field of Data. It’s not advisable to apply for roles blindly. In this

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Let’s talk about Internet Advertisements

“Our strategy is much less about increasing the volume of ads and much more about increasing the quality of the content and the quality of the targeting to get the right content to the right people.” – Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg Advertisements are part of our overall online experience in the current times. There is

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Visualization Project – Fall 2019

Some of the leading causes of death in the United States include heart disease, cancer, alcoholism and injuries caused by accidents. Many of these are preventable, and being able to visualize the numbers could help us develop improved strategies to avoid and alleviate their occurrence. We expect our application to be useful for the general

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Google Cloud Platform

I was recently going through the endless list of Cloud Products and Services offered by Google. While reading various articles over the Internet about the comparison of GCP with its’ competitors like AWS, Azure, I came across this well-written answer over Quora. I was instantly compelled to share this with everyone, where the author has

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Hadoop and Spark – Big Data Technologies

Apache Hadoop Hadoop is an Open Source, Scalable, and Fault-Tolerant framework written in Java. Hadoop captures more than 90% of the big Data market. It efficiently processes large volumes of data on a cluster of commodity hardware. Provides an efficient framework for running jobs on multiple nodes of clusters. Cluster means a group of systems

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All You Need To Know About Kubernetes!

Google open sourced Kubernetes project in 2014. It is a portable, extensible open source platform for managing containerized workloads and services.  It has a large, rapidly growing ecosystem. The name Kubernetes originates from Greek, meaning helmsman or pilot, and is the root of governor and cybernetic. K8s is an abbreviation derived by replacing the 8

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Virtual Machines, Containers, and Dockers

There are tons of articles on the Internet on the topics of Containers, VMs and Dockers. While reading these articles I found that each one has mentioned one or more features about the Technology, which were not mentioned in any of the others. So, I decided to write a post on these topics, to summarize

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Virtualization Explained

The Word ‘Virtual’ according to Merriam-Webster means ‘being a hypothetical particle whose existence is inferred from indirect evidence’. Basically, it’s faking the presence of a particular substance by fooling the system to think that the required element is present there in spite of it being not there. So How does this concept used in the

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