Data Science Series is all about big data and the way information has become the new oil. New analytical tools and techniques are unlocking value for corporations and public organizations, uncovering hidden trends and discovering new insights in medicine, marketing and science. Powered by EMC and Greenplum.
EMC is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver Information Technology as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset — information — in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.
Greenplum, a division of EMC, is driving the future of Big Data analytics with breakthrough products that harness the skills of data science teams to help global organizations realize the full promise of business agility and become data-driven, predictive enterprises. The division's products include Greenplum Unified Analytics Platform, Greenplum Data Computing Appliance, Greenplum Analytics Lab, Greenplum Database, Greenplum HD and Greenplum Chorus. They embody the power of open systems, cloud computing, virtualization and social collaboration—enabling global organizations to gain greater insight and value from their data than ever before possible.
Greenplum was acquired by EMC in July 2010, becoming the foundation of EMC's Big Data Division. With technical and business leaders from large-scale computing companies like Amazon and Yahoo!, and database companies including Oracle, Informix, Teradata, Netezza, Microsoft and Vertica, Greenplum is tapping the best minds in the business of big data to deliver the next-generation of data warehousing and analytics.
About the pictures
On this website you will find a number of great pictures. These were part of an art contest during the Data Science Series event in London on February 8th. The artists featured on the site are: Nadine Wood, Nina Hollington, Claudia Nita, Garry Hunter, Leisa Swinney, Sandra Terlevic, Dawn Jones, Elke Bock, Lorrain Loughrey, Peter Alberti and Sabina Maczak.