Gus Hunt on the importance of Link Analysis

The StructureData conference sponsored by GigaOm, occurring this week in New York, is an annual nexus for all technologies and big thinking related to big data and analytics. This year, as a clear indicator of the rising influence of the government and intelligence community in big date tech, Gus Hunt, the Chief Technology Officer of the CIA delivered one of the keynotes. It was a riveting talk that outlined both the extraordinary practices already in use, and also laid out...

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Centrifuge at IDGA 2013

We invite you to join us at the IDGA Big Data for Defense & Government conference on Feb 25th through Feb 27th.   In addition to hands-on demonstrations of our Visual Analytics suite at our booth in the exhibit hall, we also urge you to attend this workshop on advanced visual discovery techniques on Day 1 (Feb 25th). Date:   Feb 25th 2013 to Feb 27th Location:  Holiday Inn  625 First Street, Alexandria, VA 22314 From Hairballs to Insight On:   Feb 25th, 2:15PM Finding...

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JHU Math Department ArXive Collaboration Analysis

To familiarize myself with the software, I decided to create a data set and load it into Centrifuge. I needed to find a data set that made the best use of Centrifuge’s strengths — visualizing big data to discover patterns and relationships. I decided to use the arXiv. Instead of traditional but expensive academic journals, researchers can submit papers to the arXiv.  Some, but not all, of the papers are preprints of articles due to appear in academic journals The...

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