Building trustworthy data pipelines because AI cannot learn from dirty data
Three biggest traps to avoid while setting Spark executor memory
What happens when you set the executor memory of a Spark worker which uses YARN as the cluster resource manager? Does it get exactly the amount of memory you requested?...
16 Dec 2019
How to use Airflow backfill to run DAGs for a specified date in the past?
Have you created a new Airflow DAG, but now you have to run it using every data snapshot created during the last six months? Don’t worry. You don’t need to...
11 Dec 2019
What do you need to know about storing passwords in AWS?
How to use the AWS Secrets Manager
09 Dec 2019
Apache Spark: should we use RDD, Dataset, or DataFrame?
Is there a difference between Dataset and DataFrame? Why do we even have both?
04 Dec 2019
What a data engineer can learn from The Unicorn Project?
Have you ever seen a novel about developers? Reading such a book seems to be a massive waste of time, doesn’t it? After all, the internet is full of stories...
02 Dec 2019
AI in production: Roobits Events360
What would you do if you were writing an application which had to process one billion events per day?
18 Nov 2019
#AI in production
AI in production: Carta Healthcare
11 Nov 2019
#AI in production
Using Exponentially Weighted Moving Average for anomaly detection
05 Nov 2019
Using Boltzmann distribution as the exploration policy in TensorFlow-agent reinforcement learning models
There is a whole spectrum of exploration strategies between random and greedy policies.
04 Nov 2019
Data engineering principles according to Gatis Seja
Lessons learnt from Gatis Seja's presentation about data engineering principles
15 Oct 2019
How to remove outliers from Seaborn boxplot charts
Hide outliers when displaying boxplot in Seaborn
14 Oct 2019
Python memory management in Jupyter Notebook
How to avoid memory leaks in Jupyter Notebook
08 Oct 2019