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Data discovery in Kognitio with TFL and Tableau

Jul 06, 2017 | By Chak Leung

(Power by TFL Open Data, Contains OS data © Crown copyright and database rights 2016) In previous blog posts I’ve gone over ways to push data to S3 and connect to it via Kognitio external tables (link). I’ll be using that method on some bus data provided by Transport for London (TFL) and accelerating a…

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Monitoring

Mar 02, 2017 | By Deborah Martin

So, we are now in an era where “Big Data” matters. We have oodles of choice when it comes to storing this data and a myriad of languages and tools to help us extract and report on that data. But what about monitoring. Do you know if you’ll run out of disk storage in the…

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Getting the most from life

I am going to use Conway‘s Life to show off some of Kognitio’s features, including some which are new in version 8.1.50. Life is a well-known toy problem so I won’t explain it in great detail beyond defining it. The rules are simple yet they lead to surprising emergent properties including periodic sequences and even…

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Disk Space Connector

Dec 15, 2016 | By Mark Marsh

The Kognitio external table connector scripts are a powerful way of accessing data from a wide variety of sources. Any data that can be presented as a stream of CSV information can be brought into Kognitio in a massively parallel operation and presented as a table. There is no restriction on the programming language –…

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