R is a popular open-source programming and software environment geared towards statistical computing and graphics. Learning R is helpful since it has an array of packages which could assist you in data cleanup, analysis, presentation, among other tasks. Another plus in favour of R is that it is free. Now, we will go through how …

Is my car hallucinating? Is the algorithm that runs the police surveillance system in my city paranoid? Marvin the android in Douglas Adams’s Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy had a pain in all the diodes down his left-hand side. Is that how my toaster feels? This all sounds ludicrous until we realise that our algorithms …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Architecture Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Gain Agility Through GCP Colgate had over 1,100 VMs on-premises running their existing Windows environment. Seeking a major upgrade in agility and scaling, they decided it was time to migrate to the cloud. Come learn about how Colgate, who had just a small …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Application Development Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | API Monitoring for Connected Customer Experiences As most business-critical applications today are powered by APIs, any downtimes or performance degradations can significantly impact revenues and brand value. It’s extremely important to ensure that APIs are always available and performing as expected. In …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Compute Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Choosing the Right GCE Instance Type for Your Workload Google Compute Engine offers a wide spectrum of instance types to match your compute needs. We provide a technical overview of the available options and discuss how the new instance types fit into the …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Data Analytics Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | How Customers Are Migrating Hadoop to Google Cloud Platform This session provides an overview of how customers are moving their on-premises Apache Hadoop clusters into Google Cloud Platform (GCP). Key concepts discussed: Best practices for running Hadoop distributions on GCP Exploring opportunities …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Databases Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Best Practices in Building a Cloud-Based SaaS Application When developing an SaaS application, choice of infrastructure and data governance strategy can make a huge impact on the application performance and security. Relational or non-relational? Multi-tenant or single-tenant? Join us in this panel discussion …

  Google Cloud Next 2019 | DevOps & SRE Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Data Management: The New Best Practice for Incident Response The incident response problem space can be divided into three categories: people, process, and data management. Users have long had access to solid people-management solutions (on-call rotation schedulers, etc.) and Google’s …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Cost Management Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Organizing Your Resources for Cost Management on GCP GCP tools such as organizations, folders, projects, and labels help you create logical groupings of resources that support your management and cost-attribution requirements at scale. During this session, we will show you how to …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | Inclusive by Design: Engage and Recruit Diverse Talent with AI Prioritizing workplace diversity means stronger teams, increased sales, greater productivity, and better customer relations. And having an inclusive recruiting strategy is critical to building a more diverse workforce. In …