My Big Data Journey

I admit it. When I started my Big Data journey, I was overwhelmed,  quite easily and very quickly, by all the new technologies, terminologies and touchpoints I was encountering. Squoop, Splunk, Striim, Storm, Scribe, Hbase, Hive, Hue Pig etc., and they were Latin and Greek to me.  Ahhh!!! It was only after my third “Introduction
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Speed Mentoring: Career Tracks in Technology

Women in Big Data (WiBD) and BNY Mellon’s Women in Technology (WiT) organized a speed mentoring event hosted by BNY Mellon Silicon Valley Innovation Center on April 19, 2018. The event included five diverse mentoring sessions led by outstanding industry leaders eager to assist and connect with colleagues on a beautiful Thursday California evening. The
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Women in Big Data and Apache Spark: Bay Area Apache Spark Meetup Summary

Databricks hosted a meetup in collaboration with the West Coast chapter of Women in Big Data on March 29, 2018. Click here for a report.

SoCal Showcase Meetup for Women in Big Data, Women in Data Science and PyData

After weeks of preparation, the Women in Big Data (WiBD) Southern California chapter, in collaboration with Women in Data Science (WIDS) Southern California and PyData Los Angeles, held a SoCal Showcase Meetup on Mar. 29th, 2018 at DataScience.com’s headquarters in Culver City. This event attracted a mix of men and women alike to learn more
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