Blockchain Analytics

The aim of this blog is to demonstrate the concept of blockchain and private distributed ledger with respect to privacy-preserving data science. The blog also states the currently used blockchain analytics techniques for blockchain-oriented data science, visualization techniques, and benchmarking of popular blockchain frameworks which highlight some significant limitations in Ethereum, Parity, and Hyperledger blockchain

Executing Long Running Tasks in Google App Engine – How to do it?

Most of the times a question flashes into the mind of the developers especially those who work on the Google Cloud Platform: What if I am using Google App Engine Platform as a Service and will be having long running tasks that should run in the background for hours or maybe even days, is it

Data Lake – Why should we use one?

From the last few years, we have observed a massive growth in the data than we have ever seen. Many organizations find an opportunity from this big data and develop different strategies to monetize it. But the major challenge is “Where to store all the data?” We have data warehouses that store the data as

Data Science – Understanding the concept and why it is important?

Over the last decade, there has been a massive growth in both data generated and data retained. These data are retained by companies as well as you and me, isn’t it? Sometimes, we call this as the “Big Data”. Nowadays, the term “Data Science” is gaining a wide recognition. But what does a data scientist

Cognitive Computing – Understanding the Concept

In the today’s digital transformation age, we use the computers for high-end data processing and making calculations. Most of the computers can capture, move, and store the data. But as of now, they cannot understand what does the data mean. For example, the computers are well ahead and best for processing applications, but are not

Business Intelligence – Just Big Data or “Good” Data?

Suppose you are running a “main-road” side shop and fortunately there is a high growth of customers in your shop, say at the minimum 50 customers per minute and everyone is willing to pay in cash. Your cash box contains different sections for keeping 100 rupees, 500 rupees, and 1000 rupees and etc separately. Answer

Learning to “Algorithm”!

I would want to start with an enthralling quote: The set of universe and all the species may be under a state of execution of the best and beautiful algorithm developed by the supreme authority. – Unknown Indeed a fascinating quote!!! The word algorithm may not seem to be less complicated, but the truth is

Getting a handle on Learning Multiple Programming Languages and Overcasting the Myths!

Does it happen many a time that learning more than one programming skill at the same time becomes essential? It might have happened with most of us. The ever increasing technology and the constant developments in increasing user interface and user experience, more and more programming paradigms are created. Thus, the need to learn multiple skills

A broad vista towards programming – can we make it simpler?

More often I come across individuals who precept programming as a difficult paradigm. This stimulated me to think about the reasons why programming seems to be difficult and also so different to many other professions? Additionally, to what scope it’s possible to simplify and quicken the process? I thought profoundly on this topic, read relevant