Subject: Re: [xsl] Data science, data analytics using XSLT streaming|
From: Ihe Onwuka <ihe.onwuka@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 6 Nov 2013 11:08:35 +0000
On Tue, Nov 5, 2013 at 10:41 AM, Ihe Onwuka <ihe.onwuka@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > >> So XSLT streaming should fit in the "data science" and "data analytics" categories. >> > > If the source data is in XML then it is useful for extracting data and > handing it off to an environment properly equipped with primitives for > requisite statistical analysis. > >> Broad Question: Would you provide a scenario/example of doing data science/data analytics using XSLT streaming please? >> Actually given that R is the go to language for data scientists and they have one of those godawful xml parsing packages as well as packages for interfacing with Hadoop and dealing with data to large to fit in memory, this is not likely to happen.