Nomadic computing speeds up Big Data analytics

Press Release 15-141Nomadic computing speeds up Big Data analytics University of Texas researcher designs novel way to analyze bigger datasets using supercomputers and machine learning algorithms November 4, 2015 How do Netflix or Facebook know which movies you might like or who you might want to be friends with? Here’s a hint: It starts with a few trillion data points and involves some complicated math and a lot of smart computer programming. The ability to make sense of massive amounts of raw data–a process known as data analytics–has already brought benefits to consumers and long-lost friends and is beginning to have a real impact in medicine, law enforcement and public services. Inderjit Dhillon, a professor of computer science at The University of Texas at Austin, is a leader in this…


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