Are Women Reaching For the Stars?

On a recent visit to Bryce Canyon Park’s Astronomy & Night Sky Program, I was pleasantly surprised to witness four women astrophysicists presenting the wonders of the galaxy to the audience—Jupiter, Saturn, the moon, the M-13 Globular Cluster, and even a white dwarf star. It was like seeing an Astronomy book come to life! And
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The Best Means of Cloud Storage for Multiple Users

For women working in big data and analytics, it is becoming more than likely that you will collaborate with colleagues by using cloud-space technology. With the advent of the cloud, we now share and store important data in a space that others can easily access. If you find yourself working within the industry of big
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Women in Big Data (WIBD) Luncheon at Pycon 2017

On Friday May 19, 2017, the Women in Big Data North West chapter sparked off their first meetup at Python Conference (https://us.pycon.org/2017/events/womenbigdatemeetup/). The event was held in the heart of Oregon, Portland, and was very well received.  The number of participants was overwhelming. Within 15 minutes of opening the doors, the room was packed. Some 82
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WiBD and Hortonworks Host DataWorks Summit Lunch & Discussion

On June 13, Hortonworks teamed up with The Women in Big Data Forum to sponsor a lunch and panel discussion at the DataWorks Summit. Wei Wang, Senior Director of Product Marketing @ Hortonworks moderated the panel. Wei opened the panel discussion with a brief introduction to the speakers and the Women in Big Data Initiative. We had
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