Learn how to identify geographic patterns of events or particular conditions from large datasets in this educational workshop video. With the advent of sophisticated statistical software and geo-location tools, the field of spatial analytics is really taking off. And this presentation will help you get on board quickly.
With this workshop, you will:
- Learn how to combine open government data with other location-based information sources such as Twitter to pinpoint trends
- Understand the scalable processing of location data through examples that use the Apache Hadoop framework and the Amazon EC2 cloud-computing platform
- Get the basics on spatial statistics, correlations, and trends, and discover how to visualize and communicate your results with open source tools
Get started with spatial analytics in a quick and entertaining way with professionals from Twitter, LinkedIn, and FortiusOne.