Lillian Pierson – BMC Blogs BMC Software Fri, 18 Jan 2019 07:44:53 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Lillian Pierson – BMC Blogs 32 32 Hiring for Big Data – Interview Questions, Conferences, and More Sat, 01 Apr 2017 16:00:18 +0000 A major part of getting your big data initiative up and running is finding personnel with the skills, experience, and personality you’ll need for project success. The dearth of big data and data science professionals can make the staffing requirements seem impossible at times. This article will give some ideas of what to look for […]]]> 5 Fantastic Books to Read on Big Data and Data Science Fri, 26 Aug 2016 01:01:53 +0000   If you’ve been following this 6-part series on big data, then you have learned quite a bit about what big data is, how it can benefit your business, and the things to look for when hiring big data talent. For the last and final post in this series, I want to leave you with […]]]> Big Data Security Issues in the Enterprise Fri, 12 Aug 2016 21:34:37 +0000 To protect your operation, it’s crucial that you understand big data security issues before moving forward on a big data implementation. While most professionals have at least a vague notion about the importance of good data security practices, IT and Security professionals are the ones who know the true magnitude of harms done by enterprise […]]]> What is Machine Learning and How Can It Benefit Your Business? Fri, 05 Aug 2016 19:56:26 +0000 With all the attention that big data and machine learning get from the media lately, it’s no wonder that so many people are asking, “What is machine learning?”  In this third post of BMC’s big data series, you’ll see a powerful example of machine learning at play  in the Beijing economy, followed by a concise […]]]> Redefining process and data automation in the era of big data Fri, 29 Jul 2016 01:01:00 +0000 Before 2010, process and data automation was mostly utilized in plant or factory environments, with some innovative businesses also using it to optimize and enhance business models. But in the modern era of big data, process and data automation have really taken on a new meaning. This second post in BMC’s big data series will […]]]> Key Technologies Behind Big Data Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:17:10 +0000 Big data has been making a big splash for almost a decade now, but most people are still uncertain about what “big data” actually is, how it works, and the technologies that lay behind its magic. To answer these questions, I am publishing an extensive, 6-part blog series on big data technologies and what it […]]]>