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How to Get Started on Your Hadoop Data Lake

It is often thought that Apache® Hadoop based data lakes are a potential panacea to thorny data management issues long germane to relational databases. After all, the (mistaken) belief goes, you can simply dump all your data into Hadoop’s file system, and via… 528 more words

Information Technology

One More Life Lost, Another Inquiry Ordered

Please read this sad account of an accident appearing in Times Of India (17th Feb 15) to understand how screwed up our systems and procedures are: 611 more words

Good Governance

Coach Your Own Self: Unfettered Mental Innovation

Peter Burchard is a multi-sector consultant, university instructor, and author. He has served as a city manager, health care executive, and as a board member for numerous organizations. 1,022 more words

Leadership Development

The need for Mr. Spock in an Age of Madness

March 2, 2015

The need for Mr. Spock in an Age of Madness

A Tribute by Dr. Farish Noor@www.nst.com.my

 AN ICON: Nimoy’s Mr Spock was a role model for humanity and a voice of logic and reason… 756 more words

Governance

Measuring Islamicity yet again

March 2, 2015

Measuring Islamicity yet again

by Zainah Anwar (01-03-15)@www.thestar.com.my

A Syariah Index funded by taxpayers’ money remains unused and unknown to the public while a new study has been launched. 1,357 more words

Politics

PM dodges 1MDB scandals

March 2, 2015

PM dodges 1MDB scandals

 by FMT Reporters@www.freemalaysiatoday.com

DAP’s Tony Pua says PM is either complicit in the company’s hanky-panky or guilty of gross negligence and incompetence in managing 1MDB. 439 more words

Politics

“American Sniper” and Moral Injury

By Kathy Winings

Clint Eastwood’s powerful film, “American Sniper,” dares to bring to public consciousness the hidden side of war. This hidden side is the tremendous toll war takes on the moral and psychological dimension — the soul — of the men and women who serve on the front lines. 1,475 more words

Unificationism