National Big Data Framework
DNA cofounder A. Asohan took on BFM's Tech Talk show today to give a ‘Year in Review.’
On Malaysia's National Big Data Framework, amongst Dr Shawn Tan's concerns is that when all those government scholars return to serve, and the local graduates from shiny new programmes hit the market, there may not actually be any available big data to crunch.
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Malaysia's Big Data Framework, proposed by MDeC, been accepted and endorsed by the Prime Minister, and some recommendations therein are already being implemented, according to the country’s ICT custodian.
Multimedia Development Corporation and IT consultancy and solutions provider Tentspark have jointly launched the National Big App Challenge, which will showcase the importance of big data analytics in solving challenges related to national issues and societal well-being through open data, while highlighting the talents of homegrown software specialists.
The Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) and EMC Malaysia have partnered up to offer a five-day Open Tech course on big data analytics and data science under MSC Malaysia’s MyProCert Strategic Reforms Initiative (SRI) Programme.