Data Analysis in the Distributed World
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|Authors||Q. Ethan McCallum, Stephen Weston|
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It's tough to argue with R as a high-quality, cross-platform, open source statistical software product - unless you're in the business of crunching Big Data. This concise book introduces you to several strategies for using R to analyze large datasets. You'll learn the basics of Snow, Multicore, Parallel, and some Hadoop-related tools, including how to find them, how to use them, when they work well, and when they don't.
With these packages, you can overcome R's single-threaded nature by spreading work across multiple CPUs, or offloading work to multiple machines to address R's memory barrier.
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If you're considering R for statistical computing and data visualization, this book provides a quick and practical guide to just about everything you can do with the open source R language and software environment. You'll learn how to write R functions and use R packages to help you prepare, visualize, and analyze data. Author Joseph Adle...
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by Raymond Tay
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Price: $32.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2013
by Lucas Carlson, Leonard Richardson
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Price: $48.41 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2007
by Matthew A. Russell
Millions of public Twitter streams harbor a wealth of data, and once you mine them, you can gain some valuable insights. This short and concise book offers a collection of recipes to help you extract nuggets of Twitter information using easy-to-learn Python tools. Each recipe offers a discussion of how and why the solution works, so you c...
Price: $16.99 | Publisher: O'Reilly Media | Release: 2011
by Lucas Carlson, Leonard Richardson
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