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Re: [xsl] Data science, data analytics using XSLT streaming

Subject: Re: [xsl] Data science, data analytics using XSLT streaming
From: Martynas Jusevičius <martynas@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 5 Nov 2013 11:25:20 +0100


Sorry for not directly answering your question, but there is an
alternative approach to NoSQL analytics which is declarative and a W3C
standard - SPARQL RDF query language:


On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 11:12 AM, Costello, Roger L. <costello@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> Apparently "data science" is the hot buzzword these days:
> Data Scientist: The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century (http://hbr.org/2012/10/data-scientist-the-sexiest-job-of-the-21st-century/)
> I think that, in a nutshell, data science is about analyzing large amounts of data.
> It seems that most people believe that the Hadoop, parallel processing paradigm is the sole way of doing data science/data analytics.
> However, I think that streaming is an equally valuable approach.
> XSLT streaming is all about processing large amounts of (XML-formatted) data.
> So XSLT streaming should fit in the "data science" and "data analytics" categories.
> Broad Question: Would you provide a scenario/example of doing data science/data analytics using XSLT streaming please?
> I realize that the question is rather vague and broad. I am hoping we can collectively come up with ideas on how to do data analytics (data science) using XSLT streaming. Any ideas you might have would be appreciated.
> /Roger

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