Category Archives: Cloud


Reminder: Data Masters – Amazon ECS

Hello folks! Just a reminder that our upcoming Data Masters meetup is tomorrow! We already have about 20 people that have signed up, but there’s always room for more! For this event, we will learn about Amazon’s EC2 Container Service!  ECS is container management service that allows you to easily deploy application services into Docker containers [...]


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Data Masters: AWS Elastic Container Service

Our next Data Masters event is coming up! A properly defined micro-services architecture can bring enormous benefits, especially when leveraging the latest in container technologies, such as Docker. But there are many potential pitfalls, if you’re not careful. For this event, we will learn about Amazon’s Elastic Container Services (ECS), and how to build a Continuous Integration [...]


Reminder: Data Masters – Data Warehousing in the Cloud

Just a reminder that our next Data Masters meetup event is this week! For this event, we will explore how to manage large scale data warehousing in the cloud using Snowflake! We will have a guest speaker, Kevin Blair from Snowflake Computing, to demonstrate how Snowflake has tackled these challenges. We will have two locations for [...]


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Data Masters: Data Warehousing in the Cloud

Our next Data Masters meetup event is coming up soon! For this event, we will explore how to manage large scale data warehousing in the cloud. The cloud and Internet of Things (IoT) are producing data at an unprecedented rate, recently surpassing data held on premise in data centers all over the world. Organizations continue [...]


Data Masters: IBM Bluemix slides, lab, and video

Our latest Data Masters event was great!!  Stefania Kaczmarczyk gave an awesome presentation on IBM Bluemix.  We also had a hands-on lab where we loaded Twitter data into IBM’s Watson to analyze the emotional content of a person’s tweets! A really great event! Would also like to extend our gratitude to Lolo Evans and Rokk3r Labs for hosting us, [...]


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Data Masters: IBM Bluemix

Our next Data Masters meetup event is coming up next week! This is going to be a great event!  For this event, we will be partnering with IBM to provide an overview and hands-on session with IBM Bluemix! Bluemix is IBM’s open-standards, cloud-based platform for building, running, and managing applications. Bluemix is underlined by three key [...]




Reminder: Data Masters Meetup – Scaling in the Cloud

In two days, the next Data Masters meetup event is coming up, Wednesday, November 12, 7:30pm at Rokk3r Labs at 1680 Michigan Ave in Miami Beach. We will be on the eigth floor. At this meetup event, we will be discussing an important topic for young, high-growth companies: Scaling. How do you take a new product and [...]


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Scaling Data and Apps in the Cloud: Data Masters Event

Ever wonder how apps like WhatsApp and Evernote were able to scale from tiny prototypes to huge successes with millions of users in such a short period of time? At this meetup event, we will be discussing an important topic for young, high-growth companies: Scaling. How do you take a new product and make it [...]