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Paul Nelson
What we often hear from our customers is “My projects don’t involve search, at least not yet.” From our experience, applications that handle analytics and large volumes of data can greatly benefit from search. This blog discusses six reasons why using a search engine can help solve problems and further advance big data projects.
Paul Nelson
This is the first blog in our "How Natural Language Processing and Semantic Search Are Changing the World” blog series. In this series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, will explore the different use cases in which Natural Language Processing and semantic search can bring more value, reduce costs, and increase productivity in the enterprise.
Paul Nelson
Quality analysis is critical in maintaining a data mining application's high performance. In this last part of our "Cruising the Data Ocean" blog series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, will discuss various quality analysis techniques and what you should consider when performing quality checks.
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In part 5 of our "Cruising the Data Ocean" blog series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, provides an overview of some powerful search, analytics, and business intelligence (BI) applications you can build using the Internet data you have acquired and processed.
Paul Nelson
In part 4 of our "Cruising the Data Ocean" blog series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, provides a deep-dive into Natural Language Processing (NLP) tools and techniques that can be used to extract insights from unstructured or semi-structured content written in natural languages. Paul will introduce six essential steps (with specific examples) for a successful NLP project.
Paul Nelson
Data preparation is a critical step in your data mining project. In this third blog of our "Cruising the Data Ocean" series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, provides an overview of the data cleansing and formatting techniques you can use to get the highest-quality data for further processing and analysis.
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In this second blog of our "Cruising the Data Ocean" series, Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, discusses popular techniques for acquiring Internet content to be used in data mining projects. He also provides general guidelines to help you decide whether one or a combination of techniques would be the best approach for your specific requirements.
Paul Nelson
Mining and making use of data from the Internet can bring powerful insights that help businesses achieve more success. In this "Cruising the Data Ocean" blog series, our Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, will provide a deep-dive into the various use cases as well as essential tools and techniques for extracting and processing Internet data to support business analytics.
Paul Nelson
At the 2017 Elastic{ON} presentation, our Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, demonstrated our new open source Kibana plug-in. This plug-in enables log browsing across multiple machines in a single view as well as enhances performance and security. Watch his presentation to learn more and see it in action.
Paul Nelson
At the 2017 Elastic{on} in San Francisco, we interviewed our Chief Architect, Paul Nelson, for some key highlights of his presentation, "Browse Raw Logs in One Place: Open Source Plug-in for Kibana," and for his thoughts on the future technology direction of the Elastic Stack. Watch the video interview to learn more.