KDnuggets is a media partner for O'Reilly, organizers of the Strata meetings covering the big data revolution. We have one free pass for each conference, which we give away - see below for details.
Strata Conference in London, Oct. 1-2, 2012
The O'Reilly Strata Conference comes to London this year. Join the best minds in data to explore the latest in the data revolution: trends, tools, new practices, careers & culture, as well as the ongoing discussion around ethics, policy, and privacy.
Strata Conference + Hadoop World, Oct 23-25, 2012, New York, NY,
Strata Conference and Hadoop World join forces this year to bring the best of big data. Build a data-driven business, learn the latest on the skills & technologies you need to make data work, and join the largest gathering of Apache Hadoop users in the world.
"Big Data" is now a hot term, but it is a marketing term, and they tend to change. Who remembers the "information flood" which used to be hot in 1990-s? To be eligible for a free pass please email your answer to these questions:
1. What will replace "Big Data" as a hot buzzword describing massive and growing volumes of data? Some possible answers: Smart Data, Big Knowledge, Huge data ...
2. When will Big Data go out of fashion ? 2013, 2015, 2020, never ... ?
3. Which conference you want to attend: Strata London or Strata NY?
All submissions will also receive a free subscription to KDnuggets News.