ENTRIES TAGGED "moneyball"
Hadoop deconstructed, the value of unstructured data, and a Moneyball approach to software teams.
This week on O'Reilly: Edd Dumbill examined the components and functions of the Hadoop ecosystem, Pete Warden gave a big thumbs-up to unstructured data, and Jonathan Alexander looked at how a Moneyball approach could help software teams.
What if Billy Beane managed a software team?
A look at the "Moneyball"-style metrics and techniques managers can employ to get the most out of their software teams.
How metrics-driven decisions can build better software teams.
Don't dismiss "Moneyball" just because it began in the sports world. Many of the system's metrics-based techniques can also apply to software teams.
Facebook surfaces past status updates, particles defy physics, and data goes Hollywood in "Moneyball."
This week's data news includes news on Facebook's Timeline, observations of neutrinos moving faster than the speed of light, and Hollywood's take on data analysis.