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BigData: Demystifying Large Datasets in Mathematica
Author

Nick Lariviere
Organization: Wolfram Research, Inc.
Department: Kernel Technology
Conference

Wolfram Technology Conference 2011
Conference location

Champaign, Illinois, USA
Description

This talk examines a number of data import themes and breaks down how Mathematica handles large datasets in real-world applications. Topics include import performance with various data formats and types and improvements in future versions of Mathematica, in an attempt to demystify operations involving very large data files for both personal and high-performance machines.
Subject

*Mathematica Technology
URL

http://www.wolfram.com/events/technology-conference-2011
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