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The future of software usability. In praise of unstructured data.
Highlights from the 2/2/12 edition of the Strata newsletter include: Thoughts on the evolution of software usability and why unstructured data is worth the effort.
Hadoop World and Strata merge. Microsoft's plan for big data.
Highlights from the 1/25/12 edition of the Strata newsletter include: Hadoop World and the Strata Conference are merging, and a look at how Microsoft is putting Hadoop to work.
Slow performance plagues a major newspaper's website. Old operations advice holds true.
Highlights from the 1/19/12 edition of the Strata newsletter include: Slow download times prevent a major media organization from innovating, and Velocity co-chair John Allspaw unearths some pearls of wisdom from his archive.
Data scientists need agility and an entrepreneurial outlook. Plus: data news of note.
Highlights from the 1/19/12 edition of the Strata newsletter include: Strata chair Edd Dumbill explains what big data is, what it does and why it matters.
Handling the "pure chaos" of business. Make way for the feedback economy.
Highlights from the 1/11/12 edition of the Strata newsletter include: Fast Company says the business world is in pure chaos, and that creates opportunities for those who can handle it. Also, the feedback economy arrives.