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Corp Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data.
Title Frontiers in massive data analysis / Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data ; Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics ; Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications ; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences ; National Research Council of the National Academies.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, [2013]
©2013

Corp Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data.
Subject Mathematical statistics -- Data processing.
Social sciences -- Statistical methods.
Big data.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Alt Name National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Applied and Theoretical Statistics.
National Research Council (U.S.). Board on Mathematical Sciences and Their Applications.
National Research Council (U.S.). Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 176 pages)
Note "... describes the cross-disciplinary skill set that data analysts need to address the challenges of exploring big data..."
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Summary -- Introduction -- Massive Data in Science, Technology, Commerce, National Defense, Telecommunications, and Other Endeavors -- Scaling the Infrastructure for Data Management -- Temporal Data and Real-Time Algorithms -- Large-Scale Data Representations -- Resources, Trade-offs, and Limitations -- Building Models from Massive Data -- Sampling and Massive Data -- Human Interaction with Data -- The Seven Computational Giants of Massive Data Analysis -- Conclusions -- Appendixes -- Appendix A: Acronyms -- Appendix B: Biographical Sketches of Committee Members.
Note Description based on online resource; title from home title page (viewed on Oct. 10, 2013)
ISBN 0309287782 (Book)
9780309287784 (Book)
9780309287791
0309287790
OCLC # 859626154
Additional Format Print version: National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on the Analysis of Massive Data. Frontiers in massive data analysis. Washington, D.C. : The National Academies Press, [2013] 9780309287784 (DLC) 2013944743 (OCoLC)857812965