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THE OWL MOUNTAIN INSTITUTE

Analytics, Data Science, and My Own Opinions

The Owl Mountain Institute is dedicated to building Equity and Social change by providing expertise on Enterprise Architecture, Analytics, and Data Science.

 
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Happy Rosh Hashanah

I'm not Jewish, but early September has always felt like a new year to me. This year is no different. After a sometimes quiet,...

Monitoring and Alerting on Snowflake

Photo by Author Modern Database Administrators face significant security challenges on cloud-enabled databases like Snowflake. Whether...

Metabase is the Next Big Thing in BI

I've been disappointed with the lack of good BI tools for years. Tableau is too enterprisey. PowerBI has a Windows taint that makes it...

Assessing User Security on Snowflake

Photo by Author I imagine myself as a grumpy DBA some ten years previous and getting the task of assessing security on a database with...

Data Dictionary and Kaggle

A Dictionary that was a Birthday Present in 1940 Today I discovered Kaggle. It's a fascinating site with Data Science competitions for...

Entropy and Log Loss

Claude Monet 'Morning on the Seine near Giverny' Entropy measures the level of disorder in a system. Cross-Entropy Loss measures the...

An ML model for Birds in my Back Yard

I feel like I am hunting and pecking my way into Machine Learning. Get it? Birding... pecking... Sorry, I'm just a loser dad. I find...

Recommended Books on Machine Learning

Photo by Sylvia Sammon-Burns - Taken at The Common Man Inn Here are the classic Machine Learning book references. An Introduction to...

A Middle Manager Learns Spark

Photo by Author As I dig into machine learning, I find my mathematical and numerical background makes me a perfect candidate as an expert....

 

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