Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest HPC news and analysis.
Send me information from insideHPC:


Radio Free HPC Looks at Big Data Analytics in the Big Leagues

0:00

 
bubbleIn this episode, the Radio Free HPC team takes a look at Big Data Analytics in sports. According to recent reports, at least one team in Major League Baseball is using a Cray Urika system in a bid to gain competitive advantage.

Last week, ESPN published an interesting article exploring the use, or lack thereof, of analytics in Major League Baseball, the National Football League, the National Basketball Association and the National Hockey League. In the article, titled “The Great Analytics Rankings,” the researchers at ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com assessed, rated and ranked each team on its overall usage of analytics. Based on their findings and assessments, teams were classified as either all-in, believers, one-foot in, skeptics or nonbelievers.

Got Something to Say? Here is our new Voicemail Box: (503) 852-1843. Send us your questions, comments, and ideas and we’ll put you on the show.

Download the MP3 * Subscribe on iTunes * RSS Feed

Resource Links: