Northwestern University Hackathon Winners Named, Will Present at Teradata PARTNERS Event

CHICAGO, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), the big data analytics and marketing applications company, today announced student winners from the third Teradata Aster and Northwestern University Hackathon at the school’s McCormick Education Center. The winning graduate students receive trip packages to the upcoming Teradata PARTNERS conference to present their findings to a global audience of data-driven professionals.Thirty-eight students in the Northwestern Master of Science in Analytics (MSiA) Program put their data science skills to the test while learning to solve big analytics problems. With only a few hours of training, the students used Teradata Aster Analytics to compete, utilizing multi-genre analytical techniques such as pattern, text, prediction and graph analytics problem-solving.James Green and Kapil Vinay Bhatt won the Hackathon analyzing an in-patient discharge data set in order…


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