Coca-Cola Adjust Taste of Orange Juice by Secret Algorithm (Black Book)

Coca-Cola Adjust Taste of Orange Juice by Secret Algorithm (Black Book)
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Don’t let the name fool you. Coca-Cola’s Simply Orange juice is anything but pick, squeeze, and pour. That cold glass of 100 percent liquid sunshine on the breakfast table is the product of a sophisticated industrial juice complex. Satellite imagery, complicated data algorithms, even a juice pipeline are all part of the recipe. “You take Mother Nature and standardize it,” says Jim Horrisberger, director of procurement at Coke’s huge Auburndale (Fla.) juice packaging plant. “Mother…

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Combination of in-Memory R and SAP HANA: Complex Analytics at Speed of Tought

Combination of in-Memory R and SAP HANA: Complex Analytics at Speed of Tought
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  “..R combined with SAP’s in-memory platform technology called HANA, R offers the potential to take the in-memory analytics to a whole new level.  Imagine performing advanced statistical analysis such as decision tree, game-theory, linear and multiple regressions and much more inside SAP HANA on millions of rows and turning around with critical business insights at the speed of thought. This is possible now with R and HANA.  This combination has the potential to completely…

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Complex Event Processing and Carrier Hotel New York City – What do they have in common?

Complex Event Processing and Carrier Hotel New York City – What do they have in common?
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This is the place of Carrier Hotel in Manhattan. This is the place where the internet fiber channel cables come out. And then the web is distributed to the other buildings. As you might imagine seconds count when it comes to high frequency trading. The question is “what if I was a few milliseconds infront of my competitor?” Could speed of data matter in such cases. Could a distance of few blocks create a significant…

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Should Pragmatic Chaos or Epagogix determine future of our human entertainment?

Should Pragmatic Chaos or Epagogix determine future of our human entertainment?
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Cinematch, Dinasour Planet, and finally Pragmatic Chaos –predicting what movie you might want to watch- is determining  60% of the movies being rented. Pragmatic Chaos got the 1 million dollar prize. Prize for reading what is in your brain. The above photo is from the ceremony in New York City. (20 Sept 2009) for more photos visit. On the other side of the equation we have companies like Epagogix. In their web site they define…

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How can a $35 book go upto $23,698,655.93 (plus $3.99 shipping) at AMAZON? Real Story !

How can a $35 book go upto $23,698,655.93 (plus $3.99 shipping) at AMAZON? Real Story !
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After a few days From http://www.michaeleisen.org/blog/?p=358  Michael Eisen’ Blog: “….But two questions remained. Why were they doing this, and how long would it go on before they noticed? As I amusedly watched the price rise every day, I learned that Amazon retailers are increasingly using algorithmic pricing (something Amazon itself does on a large scale), with a number of companies offering pricing algorithms/services to retailers. Both profnath and bordeebook were clearly using automatic pricing –…

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Transforming BI for Extreme DATA–Why is it relevant for Today? Why Today? IDC Business Intelligence Roadshow 2011

Transforming BI for Extreme DATA–Why is it relevant for Today? Why Today? IDC Business Intelligence Roadshow 2011
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IDC Business Intelligence Roadshow 2011 View more presentations from ugur candan. In this presentation I tried to explain why big data or extreme data problems are so trendy. There is a specific reason for this. For those who attended the event I hope it is clear. For those who have not attended you need to walk over the presentation to have an idea.

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See How SAP co-CEO Bill uses his iPAD for Analysing Real SAP data in Real Time

See How SAP co-CEO Bill uses his iPAD for Analysing Real SAP data in Real Time
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SAP co-CEO Talks to Cramer Mad Money   Mad Money host Jim Cramer sizes up your ability to make money off of SAP. “46 of the top 50 investment banking and investment banking firms in the world use SAP,” says Bill McDermott, SAP co-CEO. See it in ACTION !

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SAP Hana: Details of High Performance Analytical Appliance

SAP Hana: Details of High Performance Analytical Appliance
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  “Intel and SAP engineering teams have collaborated extensively on SAP HANA™ and SAP In-Memory Computing technology. Comparing the in-memory system performance with a classical relational database, the query time was reduced from 77 minutes to 13 seconds when run on the Intel ® Xeon® processor 7500  series. We are thrilled with this result, and it showcases once again the powerful impact of joint problem solving between our two companies.”  – K. Skaugen, Intel Vice President and General Manager of the Data Center Group  …

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Trillion Node Computing:Why We Need to Start All Over?

Trillion Node Computing:Why We Need to Start All Over?
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This is a short film (a fast paced preview of a larger effort) by MAYA Design created to put some perspective on the invisible but fast approaching challenges and opportunities in the pervasive computing age. This age will be very interesting. In order to understand where high performance analytics or computing stands, one must see this video.    

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