My NAS is a Atom based Thecus running NixOS. NixOS is a Linux distribution with a functional, as in functional programming, approach to package and configuration management. It contains many packages and services. In most cases enabling a new service is as easy as adding
services.openssh.enable = trueto
Unfortunately skilion/onedrive, a D-lang based OneDrive client, is not available on NixOS and building it required a different version of the DMD compiler.
I was a bit lazy and also wanted to experiment with docker on NixOS so I decided to run skilion/onedrive as docker container on NixOS.
While reviving my blog I wanted a way to embed my presentations, by default the SlideShare embed code uses a fixed width and height.
Big Industries hosted an evening of Cloudera in the Cloud. I presented on “Cloudera, Azure and Big Data”, showcasing how well Cloudera integrates with Azure data services, and how easy it is to deploy the full power of Cloudera’s enterprise data hub, as well as using Cloudera Altus on Azure.
Pieter Colpaert, the #opendata specialist in Belgium did a call to the community to try and predict which train will have high occupancy.
I am not a Data Scientist, but decided to give it a try on Azure Machine Learning, my employer’s Machine Learning offer in the Cloud. I used the free version to create this. Using Azure ML you can use the build in algorithms, or use Python or R scripts. We also have Jupyter notebooks available to quickly explore the data.