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Consultant, data science, Per data LLC


Antonio Piccolboni is a data scientist with both industrial and academic experience. His recent work includes the design and implementation of a big data analysis package in R, social network analysis for a top 20 global web site and web analytics for a major web ratings company. He is currently an independent consultant with clients including Dataspora and Revolution Analytics. He blogs at about big data and analytics. His papers have received more than 4000 citations and his Erdős number is 3.


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
RHadoop is a collection of packages for the R developer working with Hadoop. rmr2, of which I am the main developer, is downloaded 600 times a month. I would like to connect with current and potential users to discuss problems, use cases, future directions and in general to gather feedback and provide information or help. Read more.


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