Consumers and Creators of Technology

Consumers and Creators of Technology

Having taught at companies around the world. I’ve found there are generally two types of companies. There are companies that consume technology and there are companies that create technology. Companies that consume technology are ones that take technology and use it...

The Learning Disconnect

When educational material is created, it starts with a learning objective. It doesn’t matter it’s a book or a video series. This learning objective defines what the book is supposed to teach you. You’ll usually see this learning objective in the title or description...
Doing Big Data ASAP

Doing Big Data ASAP

I had an interesting question at TDWI Boston that I haven’t been asked before: If you absolutely had to do something with Hadoop and Big Data tomorrow, how would you do it? I’ll answer this from a technical and then a management point of view. Technical I call Apache...