• AWS Summit 2015: Yelp – Building Your Data Warehouse with Amazon Redshift
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    AWS Summit 2015: Yelp – Building Your Data Warehouse with Amazon Redshift

    okay I’m gonna get started hi guys I am video Sreenivasan I am the director for Amazon redshift and just delighted to be here today to talk to you about one of my favorite topics and the goal for the day for me is to give you a brief overview of the platform talk to you about some of our most common use cases and then give you a look into some of the newer features that we worked on I then hand it off to Justin from Yelp who’s back there right now service that all of us use and benefit from and he is going to take us…

  • Dialogflow Intents: Know what your users want [Basics 1/3]
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    Dialogflow Intents: Know what your users want [Basics 1/3]

    [MUSIC PLAYING] DANIEL IMRIE-SITUNAYAKE: Hey, everyone. This is the first of three videos that will teach you the basics of Dialogflow, an incredible tool for building conversational experiences that help your users get things done. My name’s Dan Imrie-Situnayake and I’m a developer advocate at Google. In this video, we’re going to talk about intent matching, which is how we figure out what a user wants. When we’re building a conversational experience, our number one task is to understand what our users are saying. With Dialogflow, our fundamental tool for doing this is the intent. We create an intent for anything a user might request. In this example, we’ll create…

  • AWS re:Invent 2018  – Keynote with Andy Jassy
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    AWS re:Invent 2018 – Keynote with Andy Jassy

    welcome to the seventh annual AWS reinvent it is awesome to be here with you this is our favorite week of the year to spend our time for the whole week with our customers you’re here with 50,000 of your peers plus I think it’s about 53,000 by the time we’re done here there’s another hundred thousand or so listening to the live stream on the various keynotes and as always with AWS reinvent it is first and foremost a learning and education conference and what people enjoy the most about the conference every year are the breakout sessions where you can get into depth about the platform there’ll be…

  • Introduction to Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances
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    Introduction to Amazon EC2 Reserved Instances

    many compute workloads vary over time making it difficult to predict and optimize for the capacity you need with Amazon ec2 on-demand pricing you don’t need to plan around spikes you simply pay one low price for the computing capacity you use for other workloads utilization may be more predictable Amazon ec2 reserved instances allow you to make capacity reservations for workloads like these by using reserved instances for these workloads you can save up to 75% when compared to ec2 on-demand hourly rates reserved instance pricing is calculated using three key variables the instance attributes term commitment and payment options that you select instance attributes that determine pricing include…

  • Introduction to Amazon EC2 – Elastic Cloud Server & Hosting with AWS
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    Introduction to Amazon EC2 – Elastic Cloud Server & Hosting with AWS

    Whatever kind of application you run, it’s pretty certain that you’re going to need servers. Sometimes you might need larger ones and sometimes you might need smaller ones. Sometimes you might not need many and other times you might need tens or hundreds. Whatever your requirements, wouldn’t it be great to be able to obtain servers quickly and inexpensively? Traditionally, obtaining servers could be quite time-consuming and typically something that could take weeks or even months. You have to do research into the right kind of hardware to buy, maybe get budget approval and then purchase the hardware, have it racked and stacked and eventually get access to your servers.…

  • Brightpearl Multichannel: Shopify
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    Brightpearl Multichannel: Shopify

    hi I’m Grainne from Brightpearl, and I’m going to talk you through our world-class Shopify integration. It’s designed for retailers to easily manage their online stores as well as their back office operations all from one reliable system. Shopify and Brightpearl share a common goal. To provide a powerful yet simple solutions for retailers to grow their business from. With Brightpearl you can, analyze you inventory flow, accurately forecast, measure revenue, and sync all of your sales channels. Once and order’s been place Brightpearl takes over, and as the order makes its way through your unique workflows, we keep Shopify up-to-date with order statuses & tracking references. So there’s never…

  • Introduction to Amazon Elastic MapReduce
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    Introduction to Amazon Elastic MapReduce

    Whatever kind of industry you’re in, being able to obtain information based on analysis of data coming from wide variety of sources can help you make transformational decisions. To be able to make these decision based on data of any scale, you need to be able to access the right kind of tools to process and analyze your data. Software frameworks like Hadoop can help you store and process large amounts of data at scale by distributing the data and processing across many computers. But deploying, configuring and managing Hadoop clusters can be difficult, expensive and time consuming. Traditionally, you had to purchase the underlying server and storage hardware, provision…

  • Cognitive Automation and AI in Business with Aera Technology and David Bray (CxOTalk)
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    Cognitive Automation and AI in Business with Aera Technology and David Bray (CxOTalk)

    We’re exploring the concept of cognitive automation. I’m delighted to speak with two gentlemen who will explain these concepts and what they mean for business. Fred, tell us briefly about Aera Technology. We build the technology that enables self-driving enterprise. I’ll speak more about what it is, but it’s fundamentally a cognitive operating system. I’m being a bit jargon-y here, but a system that automates how decisions are made and executed primarily in large organizations. David, tell us about your background and what you’re doing. My background is Executive Director for what’s called the People-Centered Internet coalition. We strive to do projects that demonstrate how the Internet can be used…

  • From startups to big-business: Using functional programming techniques to transform line of
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    From startups to big-business: Using functional programming techniques to transform line of

    It’s my great pleasure to introduce scott havens. Scott works at jet.Com and he’s — One of the things i like is we are starting to bring in People from the industry, it’s not just microsoft talking to You about our technology which we love but you have industry Experts who have been taking this technology to solve real World problems so they can tell doesn’t. Scott works at jet.Com and walmart labs. He’s focused on a Bunch of the data systems. Interesting note, jet.Com is one Of the largest if not the largest employer of functional programmers. If you have anybody — if you or your friends want to…