HAZLET, N.J., Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comrise, a global consulting firm, will be sponsoring a 3-day and 5-day Big Data Training session in early January in ECL (Enterprise Control Language) – a query and control language, and HPCC (High Performance Computing Cluster) Systems – a proven, data-intensive supercomputing platform designed for the enterprise to process and solve Big Data analytical problems.
The training is being provided courtesy of a partner of Comrise, LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across all industries and government predict, assess, and manage risk.
"LexisNexis has a rapidly-growing number of customers who already leverage the HPCC Platform, including banks, insurance companies, law enforcing agencies, federal government, and other enterprise-class organizations," says Rob Bigini, VP of Operations for Comrise. "Therefore, we are all very excited to be able to provide students interested in "Big Data" with an opportunity to learn new skills and technologies that will ultimately make them more competitive in the job market."
Students that will be in attendance are primarily Master's or Ph.D. students pursuing a Graduate degree in Data Science, Computer Science/Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, Operations Research, or other quantitative fields.
The training sessions will be held from January 2nd – 4th and from January 7th – 11th in the following locations:
Syracuse University - Ithica, NY
Cornell University - Syracuse, NY
Comrise Headquarters - Hazlet, NJ
The training is not limited only to students of Syracuse University or Cornell University. It is open to the public and free of charge.
If there is interest in attending any of the training sessions, or to learn more about future training sessions, please contact Sara Grillo at (732) 203-6034 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Established in 1984, Comrise is a global consulting firm with headquarters in the U.S. and China. Our teams specialize in Managed IT, Big Data, and Workforce Solutions – Staff Augmentation, Recruiting, RPO, and Payrolling. With nearly 30 years of experience, Comrise provides local talent and resources on a global scale.
About HPCC Systems®
HPCC Systems® (www.hpccsystems.com) from LexisNexis® Risk Solutions offers a proven, data-intensive supercomputing platform designed for the enterprise to process and solve Big Data analytical problems. As an alternative to legacy technology, HPCC Systems offers a consistent data-centric programming language, two processing platforms and a single, complete end-to-end architecture for efficient processing.
About LexisNexis Risk Solutions:
LexisNexis Risk Solutions is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across all industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. Combining cutting-edge technology, unique data and advanced scoring analytics, we provide products and services that address evolving client needs in the risk sector while upholding the highest standards of security and privacy.