February 20, 2017
Implementing Hadoop: 7 Common Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Introduction It’s no secret that Hadoop comes with inherent challenges. Business needs, specialized skills, data integration, and budget are just a few things that factor into planning and implementation. Yet, despite all the due diligence, a large percentage of Hadoop implementations fail. We’d like to turn that around. With the...
November 23, 2016
People at Pentaho - Our Hobbies
What do people at Pentaho do for fun? We’re a dynamic bunch and we believe in the motto “work hard, play hard” - without getting out of balance. Here’s a sampling of some hobbies of our employees: Michael Arnelle is an Enterprise Sales Representative at Pentaho in San Francisco. When...
July 22, 2016
4 Technical Blogs on Apache Spark, Hadoop and Data Lakes From Pentaho’s CTO
Here’s a quick summary of four of our favorite blogs from our Chief Geek, also known as the Lord of the Ones and Zeroes, James Dixon . 1. Apache Spark Integration: Why it Matters The integration we launched last year enables Spark jobs to be orchestrated using Pentaho Data Integration...
June 3, 2016
Q&A with Mark Hall, Original Developer of Weka
What is Weka? Weka is a collection of machine learning algorithms for data mining tasks. The algorithms can either be applied directly to a dataset or called from your own Java code. Weka contains tools for data pre-processing, classification, regression, clustering, association rules, and visualisation. It is also well-suited for...
May 24, 2016
At Pentaho, we’re excited to be a part of the global Hitachi family. We take our work seriously…but we still know how to have a sense of humor. Highlighting this, one of our colleagues in Japan created some comics about why Pentaho is so awesome. In today’s edition, check out...