Data Science …as a Service

The data race is in full swing. Nearly every customer I work with is attempting to collect and store as much data as possible. Twitter/Facebook feeds, web activity logs, 3rd party demographic data, GIS data, internal server logs, IoT data and more than before are being stored in ever larger data stores. This race to …

What I learned as a Consultant

Just under three years ago, I took my first consulting job. Before consulting, I worked primarily in research and development, and before that, I was in graduate school, which is a lot like research and development without the paycheck. I knew from a technical perspective I’d be ready – at that point, I’d had roughly …

Azure Machine Learning

I heard about Azure Machine Learning when a client wanted a demo of the product to solve their machine learning needs. I started my research into the different cloud machine learning solutions that different companies provided, companies ranging from Amazon, databricks, Microsoft, Google, and IBM. I found that every company wanted to cater a specific …

Partisan Hashtags

Written By: Tim Renner I’m a math/programming nerd who likes messing with data and learning programming languages. I like working with text, streams, and pretty much anything that’s got a good story. By day, I’m a data scientist at Intersys in Austin TX, where I get to work with the latest and greatest in big …