Microsoft R Server

Last Saturday (February 18) I was in Cape Town at the second world-wide satRday conference ever, where I gave a talk named: "Microsoft, Open Source, R: You gotta be kidding me!". The talk was about Microsoft's R Server offering, and how it in some cases offered a better performance than Open R. Seeing the session lengths were only 20 minutes, I could not show any code, so in a "weak" moment I promised to put the code up on my web-site together with an accompanying blog-post. This is it :).

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Interesting Stuff - Week 7

Throughout the week, I read a lot of blog-posts, articles, etc., that has to do with things that interest me

  • data science
  • data in general
  • distributed computing
  • SQL Server
  • transactions (both db as well as non db)
  • and other "stuff"

This is the "roundup" of the posts that has been most interesting to me, this week.

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Interesting Stuff - Week 6

Throughout the week, I read a lot of blog-posts, articles, etc., that has to do with things that interest me:

  • data science
  • data in general
  • distributed computing
  • SQL Server
  • transactions (both db as well as non db)
  • and other "stuff"

This is the "roundup" of the posts that have been most interesting to me, this week.

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RabbitMQ - SQL Server

A week or two ago I came across a post on the RabbitMQ Users forum, about how to communicate from SQL Server to RabbitMQ. Seeing that we do that a lot at Derivco, I came with some suggestions, and also said that I was writing a blog-post about how it can be done. The part of writing was not entirely correct - at least not until now (sorry Jim, it's been hectic at work).

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Interesting Stuff - Week 5

Throughout the week, I read a lot of blog-posts, articles, etc., that has to do with things that interest me:

  • data science
  • data in general
  • distributed computing
  • SQL Server
  • transactions (both db as well as non db)
  • and other "stuff"

This is the "roundup" of the posts that has been most interesting to me, this week.

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