Piketty Revisited: Improving Economics through Data Science

How Data Curation Can Enable More Faithful Data Science (In Much Less Time)   Thomas Piketty’s monumental Capital in the Twenty-First Century has deep challenges and lessons beyond the world of economics. In adhering to strict economic principles Piketty achieved the nearly…

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The Cambridge Start-Up Ecosystem: A Village and Its Leaders

  “It takes a village …” and a bold leader when it comes to supporting a start-up ecosystem. Mona Vernon is one of the best village leaders we could have. Mona and her colleagues at Thomson Reuters, like Wilbur Swan,…

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Boston Big Data Innovation Summit

Panel: Enterprise Data Unification in Practice September 26th, 1:45 – 2:45 ET Join Tamr’s panel at the Big Data Innovation Summit on Sept. 26, as Rich Miner (Google Ventures) discusses Enterprise Data Unification with Mona Vernon (Thomson Reuters), Martin Leach…

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Three Questions with Min Xiao — Tamr Field Engineering Lead

The first in a recurring series of posts featuring Tamr’s people answering thee questions about our aspirations and inspirations. Field Engineering Lead Min Xiao leads off … 1] In your wildest imagination, what problem or kind of customer problem can…

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Matching Imperfect Data: String Similarity

Any Big Data effort that brings together data from multiple sources must determine when records in different sources are referring to the same real-world entity. This process is called record matching, and it needs to be accomplished even when the…

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Tamr Inc. News Item

Tamr to Showcase Unified View of Data at TDWI Conference

Tamr is a sponsor of TDWI Boston World Conference 2014: July 22-23 at Hynes Convention Center. At the TDWI Conference, Tamr will be providing live product demonstrations in the exhibit area to show you how to build a unified view of siloed enterprise data.  With…

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