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Joseph Rickert

Joseph Rickert
Data Scientist Community Manager, Revolution Analytics


I am a marketing manager at Revolution Analytics with a passion for analyzing data. I have worked a number of successful Silicon Valley start-ups including Sytek, Alantec, Parallan Computer and Scotts-Valley Instruments. I have graduate degrees in both the Humanities and Statistics. I taught statistics briefly at SJSU and I blog at


Data Science Nassau Suite
Tutorial Please note: to attend, your registration must include Tutorials on Monday.
Antonio (Per data LLC), Joseph Rickert (Revolution Analytics)
Average rating: ***..
(3.40, 5 ratings)
This tutorial is aimed at R users who want to use Hadoop to work on big data and Hadoop users who want to do sophisticated analytics. We will introduce to R, Hadoop and the RHadoop project. We will then cover three R packages for Hadoop and the mapreduce model. We will present numerous examples of incremental complexity including the combination of rmr and RevoscaleR to solve modeling problems. Read more.
Office Hour Table A
Joseph Rickert (Revolution Analytics)
Let's spend some time discussing the big picture or delving into the details of running Revolution Analytics' Revolution R Enterprise on Hadoop. Discussion topics: * Using R with Hadoop * Running the statistical functions in Revolution Analytics' RevoScaleR package directly on Hadoop * A statisticians view of Hadoop Read more.


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