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Big Data on DC/OS

Big Data on DC/OS

On April 4, 2017, Amita Ekbote and Susan Huynh, both of Mesosphere, Inc., presented on DC/OS, Mesosphere’s datacenter operating system. Mesosphere hosted the event at their San Francisco headquarters. Over pizza and beer, attendees got the “10,000 foot” introduction to DC/OS and its components as well as a detailed demo. Amita Ekbote began with a
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Women in Big Data East – Quarter 1 Newsletter

  Women in Big Data – East Quarter 1 Newsletter April 7th, 2017 Chapter News We are happy to announce that the Women in Big Data East Coast Chapter has a new satellite launched by Rachel Silver in Pittsburgh. The Pittsburgh satellite chapter of Women in Big Data East boasts ~45 members and is gearing up
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Be Congruent

Be Congruent

 On March 6, 2017, Robert (Bob) Loftis presented a career-oriented workshop for members of the Women in Big Data Forum entitled “Be Congruent: Your Successes and Values Drive Your Career,” sponsored by Andreessen Horowitz.  During the workshop, Bob had us prioritize our personal values to create stories of success that could be shared on our resumes
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Just Enough Python Training for Women in Big Data

Just Enough Python Training for Women in Big Data

Women in Big Data got together at Cloudera for “Just Enough Python” course on February 27, 2017. The class was specifically designed to give both an overview and deep dive into Python. It was designed to teach Python as rapidly and directly as possible. Fifty women professionals got together to learn “just enough” Python so
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