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Scalable End-user Access to Big Data

Scalable End-user Access to Big Data

This video was recorded at European Data Forum (EDF), Dublin 2013. Scalable end-user access to Big Data is critical for effective data analysis and value creation: Engineers in industry spend a significant amount of their time searching for data that they require for their core tasks. In the Oil&Gas industry, for instance, 30–70% of engineers' time is spent looking for and assessing the quality of data. Optique is a large-scale European project focusing on the comprehensive and timely end-user access to very large data sets. In this presentation we describe how the concepts and technologies developed in Optique bring about a paradigm shift for data access by providing a semantic end-to-end connection between users and data sources, enabling users to rapidly formulate intuitive queries using... Show More


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