Leverage the power of Pentaho to extract the treasures of Big Data using Packt's new eBook

January 2014 | Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the release of Pentaho for Big Data Analytics, a practical guide packed full of step-by-step examples to use Pentaho Business Analytics for big data analysis. The print book comes in at 118 pages and is competitively priced at $39.99, while the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $20.39.

About the authors:

Manoj R Patil is the Chief Architect in Big Data at Compassites Software Solutions Pvt. Ltd. where he overlooks the overall platform architecture related to Big Data solutions. He has been working in the IT industry for the last 15 years, and has been working on the Pentaho-related stack for the last five years, providing solutions while working with employers and as a freelancer. Manoj has extensive experience in JavaEE, MySQL, various frameworks, and Business Intelligence, and is keen to pursue his interest in predictive analysis.

Feris Thia is a founder of PHI-Integration, a Jakarta-based IT consulting company that focuses on data management, data warehousing, and Business Intelligence solutions. As a technical consultant, he has spent the last seven years delivering solutions with Pentaho and the Microsoft Business Intelligence platform across various industries, including retail, trading, finance/banking, and telecommunication.

Pentaho accelerates the realization of value from big data with the most complete solution for big data analytics and data integration. The real power of big data analytics is the abstraction between data and analytics. Data can be distributed across the cluster in various formats, and the analytics platform should have the capability to talk to different heterogeneous data stores and fetch the filtered data to enrich its value.

Pentaho for Big Data Analytics will help users take advantage of big data systems, where data beats algorithms, and gives readers a good grounding in Pentaho Business Analytics’ capabilities. This book will introduce readers to the Pentaho suite and the basics of Big Data and its business context. It will help developers set up a Pentaho business analytics server, consume Big Data on HDFS platform using Pentaho Data Integration, and also create visualization with Pentaho's tools.

Pentaho for Big Data Analytics will also show readers how to distinguish signal from noise with Pentaho's Data Analytics capabilities, design and set up their own Pentaho dashboard, and move from data to analytics in just a few steps with Community Dashboard Framework (CDF).

Pentaho for Big Data Analytics is great for developers, system administrators, and business intelligence professionals who are looking to learn how to get more out of their data through Pentaho. For more information, please visit the book page at: http://www.packtpub.com/pentaho-for-big-data-analytics/book

Pentaho for Big Data Analytics
Enhance your knowledge of Big Data and leverage the power of Pentaho to extract its treasures

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/pentaho-for-big-data-analytics/book

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