An extensive glossary of big data terminology

Are you ever confused about some of the terms dealing with big data? If so, here is a link for you. It provides countless big data terms and a brief definition.

Big Data Startups | An extensive glossary of big data terminology.

Coursera Class on Recommender Systems

In about 1 month, the course, Introduction to Recommender Systems, will begin on Coursera. The course is being offered by the Computer Science and Engineering Department from the University of Minnesota.

The course is 14 weeks long and has 2 tracks:

  1. Programming Track – 6 different recommender systems will be programmed
  2. Concept Track – great for people that want to know about recommender systems, but don’t want program

Recommender systems are an important part of data science, and this course looks to provide an excellent in-depth overview of the topic.