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Apache Arrow: MapD adopts portable, standard in-memory analytics data format from Dremio

Some time back I had the pleasure of meeting some of the good folks at MapD. Among the topics we wound up talking about was Apache Arrow, an emerging in-memory columnar data representation with multiple language bindings which, to make a long story short, can let different analytics solutions pass data from one to another by reference, rather than by…

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The Morning Paper: Keeping up with Computer Science Research

So The Morning Paper¬†gets my vote for cool resource of the month… dives into a computer science research paper each day– usually something new, sometimes looking backwards for background on one of their other papers. Always good to skim, sometimes to dive in if the subject is one you are engaged with. For example, right now here’s articles that are…

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