The Syntax Structure Of Perl Mod_Rewrite Method

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Perl has a number of built-in modules that help customize URL structures. Some of them are over 20 years old, but others are more ideal for certain projects. One of them is the mod_rewrite method. For example, you might be working on a website in PHP with the following URL structure: This structure isn’t […]

Getting Data Ready for Data Science: On-Demand Webinar and Q&A Now Available

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On June 25th, our team hosted a live webinar — Getting Data Ready for Data Science — with Prakash Chockalingam, Product Manager at Databricks. Successful data science relies on solid data engineering to furnish reliable data. Data lakes are a key element of modern data architectures. Although data lakes afford significant flexibility, they also face […]

4 Ways Predictive Analytics Will Improve Healthcare

Posted Leave a commentPosted in algorithms, Analytics, chatbot, healthcare industry, medical errors, Predictive Analytics, SmartData Collective Exclusive

Medical care has relied on the education and expertise of doctors. Human error is common and 250,000 people per year die from medical errors. As the third-leading cause of death in the United States, limiting errors is a key focus in the healthcare industry. Big data and predictive analytics will lead to healthcare improvement. But […]

What’s new with MLflow? On-Demand Webinar and FAQs now available!

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Data Science, Engineering Blog, Machine Learning, Managed MLflow, MLflow, Model Management, Open Source

On June 6th, our team hosted a live webinar—Managing the Complete Machine Learning Lifecycle: What’s new with MLflow—with Clemens Mewald, Director of Product Management at Databricks. Machine learning development brings many new complexities beyond the traditional software development lifecycle. Unlike in traditional software development, ML developers want to try multiple algorithms, tools and parameters to […]

Scaling Genomic Workflows with Spark SQL BGEN and VCF Readers

Posted Leave a commentPosted in Announcements, Apache Spark, BGEN, Ecosystem, Engineering Blog, Genomics, HLS, Spark SQL, VCF

In the past decade, the amount of available genomic data has exploded as the price of genome sequencing has dropped. Researchers are now able to scan for associations between genetic variation and diseases across cohorts of hundreds of thousands of individuals from projects such as the UK Biobank. These analyses will lead to a deeper […]