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Lockheed Martin and the Problem of Too Much Big Data


by Angela Guess Derrick Harris of GigaOM recently wrote, “I’m probably guilty of spending too much time talking to startups and web companies, to the point where it’s easy to forget that not everyone is regularly re-architecting their applications and inserting new tools into their data-processing pipelines. Not every company is Facebook, where storage is…

Data Job of the Day: Lead Database Architect


by Angela Guess Lockheed Martin is looking for a Lead Database Architect in Fort Belvoir, VA. Responsibilities of the position include the following: “Provides consultation support to all Portal customers on the use of commercial and proprietary software programs associated with mission data management and dissemination of information, including readiness of mission operations. Develops, designs,…

NoSQL Job of the Day: Senior Software Engineer


by Angela Guess Lockheed Martin is looking for a Senior Software Engineer with strong NoSQL experience in Virginia. According to the post, the “Successful candidate will be responsible for full life-cycle software development and IT services activities in regards to Hadoop/NoSQL activities including cloud computing activities and big data/advanced analytics activities.” Qualifications include the following:…

Using Semantic Web Standards for Improved Text Mining


Better text mining makes it possible to connect information in a variety of sources. The technology can connect information in CRM databases with consumer e-mails and help desk reports to provide a more complete view of the customer. Text mining can also be used in national security applications to better identify terrorists and security threats; it can assist in marketing to mine reviews for feedback on products such as movies, books and music. It can help in scientific research by providing a way to better connect scientific articles.