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Data Basement

Data Basement

By Daniel Fernandez
All things data.
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S1 Ep.7 Data and Python: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
In this episode we interview Tiago Rodrigues Antao,  to learn more about how and why Python has taken the data processing world by storm. We will also learn some of the language's limitations, examples of how to address them, and how these could help minimize the commercial costs of your application and potentially your code's effect on the environment. You can learn more about this topic in his new book High-Performance Python for Data Analytics. 
January 18, 2021
S1 Ep.6 Data Strategy: Learn how to manage and monetize your data assets.
In this epsisode, Randy Lariar, a Management Consultant at EY, talks to us about data trends, the importance of a data strategy, and its different elements. We get into concepts like data management, regulatory implications and business strategy. You can find Randy on LinkedIn
October 16, 2020
S1 Ep.5 Decentriq: Scaling Machine Learning applications in the cloud without exposing your data.
In this episode, I interview David Sturzenegger, Head of Product at Decentriq. One of the biggest challenges of machine learning is having customers trust that their data is being handled safely. During this conversation, you will learn about confidential computing and how it can help develop analytics products in consumer products, healthcare, and beyond. 
September 09, 2020
S1 Ep.4 Binary Edge: Using threat intelligence data for cyberinsurance underwriting and beyond
In this episode I talk to Tom Buoniello from Binary Edge who explains some of the complexities of cybersecurity insurance underwriting, interesting use cases for threat intelligence data and how to complement not replace your cybersecurity strategy with cybersecurity insurance. 
August 07, 2020
S1 Ep.3 Spark In Action: The Analytics Operating System
In this episode, Jean Georges Perrin, Software Architect and IBM Champion talks to us about the benefits of Spark for data analysis. We also go into the motivation for writing his new book Spark in Action which allows developers to get the benefits of Apache Spark in Java and without having to learn the intricacies of Scala. 
July 06, 2020
S1 Ep.2 Solace: Event processing and Analytics via PubSub
In this episode Thomas Kunnunpurath VP of Engineering at Solace talks to us about event-driven architectures and how to use it for application development and analytics. Being able to consume events in real-time allows for creating better User Experiences and achieving Real-Time data analysis to build more responsive data products,
June 05, 2020
S1 Ep.1 Shakti: An all-in-one Database, Querying and Programming Language Platform
In this episode we interview Fintan Quill Director of Engineering at Shakti and talk about data analysis for time-series, machine learning, big data architecture and much more.
May 10, 2020