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Heads-up: Big Data Hangout at 10AM PST

I'll be on a Google Hangout in a couple of hours to join a discussion on big data, analytics, and expert integrated systems. The conversation will be led by RedMonk's James Governor (@monkchips), and I'll be joining a panel of experts on big data and analytics: Stephen O'Grady, RedMonk (@sogrady)  Brandon Brown, Trident Marketing (@bbrownrdu) Panos Konstantindis, One Tree (@panoskds) Dwaine Snow, IBM ( @DwaineSnow) Dana Rafiee, Destiny Corporation (@Dana_Rafiee) The Hangout starts at 10AM Pacific today. You can find information on how to join the Google Hangout (or simply watch the livestream or recording) at the link below. Expert integrated systems blog: Opinionated Infrastructure video series: Panelist chat on big data, analytics, and expert integrated systems

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David Smith is Vice President of Marketing and Community at Revolution Analytics. He has a long history with the R and statistics communities. After graduating with a degree in Statistics from the University of Adelaide, South Australia, he spent four years researching statistical methodology at Lancaster University in the United Kingdom, where he also developed a number of packages for the S-PLUS statistical modeling environment. He continued his association with S-PLUS at Insightful (now TIBCO Spotfire) overseeing the product management of S-PLUS and other statistical and data mining products.<

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