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News

Aliz is Google Cloud Breakthrough Partner of the Year in APAC

We’ve been really excited to tell the world (and it was so hard to keep this a secret) –...

COVID-19 and the airline industry: tackling turbulence with technology

If your industry is especially affected by the current situation, and you're not sure how to handle the new...

Aliz is Now a Google Cloud Premier Service Partner

Here's a Short Recap of Our Journey. We first became a Google Partner back in 2010, before Google Cloud Partnership...

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Big Data

Dataflow vs. Spark: 4 Key Differences to Consider

Both Google Cloud Dataflow and Apache Spark are big data tools that can handle real-time, large-scale data processing. They...

BigQuery: Migrating from on-prem PostgreSQL

Moving Data from On-Prem to BigQuery Nowadays, more and more organizations are using Google Cloud BigQuery to solve their needs...

The transition generation: Why Millennials need your data to make decisions

The Millennial generation is transitioning humanity to a new era, one that will be completely fueled by technology and...

Reinvent Your Business with IoT – A Complete Guide

The Internet of Things (IoT) has developed a lot throughout the past couple of years and there...

How Actionable Insights from IoT Data Analytics Can Give You Positive Business Benefits

This is the first part of our series of posts about how the IoT can help to...

5 Good Reasons to Move to a Cloud-based Data Warehouse

The world of cloud-based Data Warehouses Does your company have a windmill in the parking lot? A nuclear reactor in...

5 Things You Can Do with Your BigQuery Quota in Google Analytics 360

Many companies don't know that by purchasing Google Analytics 360 suite, they get a free quota of monthly 500 USD....

Data Warehouse in BigQuery  —  Tracking Changes In Dimensions

In this series of blog posts, I’ll describe the difficulties we encountered when we created a data warehouse on...

How to Boost BigQuery Performance

As we prepare for our workshop A Big Data Adventure in Google Cloud Platform at Crunch Data Engineering and...

Machine Learning

AutoML: An Introduction To Get You Started

AutoML is an exciting new trend in the Machine Learning (ML) industry. It revolves around analyzing data automatically and...

Computer Science Meets Humanities: Machine Learning Ethics

Although I work at a tech company, I have no technological background whatsoever. I graduated in linguistics from the...

How to Maximize the Potential of Machine Learning in Retail

For decades retail companies have been exploiting analytics within the different segments of their businesses, including marketing and operations. ...

Developing an Ancillary Recommendation Engine for Leading Low-cost Carrier in CEE

This is our story of developing a personalized ancillary recommendation system based on Google Analytics 360 Suite, Google BigQuery,...

Natural Language Processing: A Short Introduction To Get You Started

Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a subfield of artificial intelligence (AI) that aims to improve communication between humans and...

Google Machine Learning: Using AI Has Never Been So Easy

Machine learning (ML) has been around for decades, but at first, it was nearly as unapproachable for...

Machine Learning in Digital Marketing: Apply ML for Marketing like a Pro!

Did you know that 3 out of 4 organizations implementing machine learning increase sales of new products...

Machine Learning in Business: How far have we come in 40 years?

Artificial intelligence for all!? The other day I was chatting with the owner of my favorite bakery. Out of nowhere,...

Google Cloud

4 reasons why you should use a GCP reseller

These days, talk about digitalization and ‘the cloud’ is constant and urgent. In our ever-globalizing and ever-innovating world, the...

Analytic functions in Google BigQuery – Part 1: Basics

Google BigQuery, Google’s data warehouse solution, has many functions and capabilities. In Part 1 of a series...

How to Make Your Google Cloud Platform project more secure: GCE OS Security

This is the fifth and last article in this series of posts. The first two articles (Article I., Article...

How to Make Your Google Cloud Platform Project More Secure: GCE Network Security

This is the fourth article in a series of posts about Google Cloud Platform security. The first two articles (Article...

How to Make Your Google Cloud Platform Project More Secure: Built-In GCE Security

This is the third article in a series of posts about Google Cloud Platform security. The first two articles (Article...

How to Make Your Google Cloud Platform Project More Secure: IAM security

This is the second in a series of posts about Google Cloud Platform security. The first post deals with...

How to make your Google Cloud Platform project secure: An introduction

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) has many security features built in and provided by default to its users. You can...

Coding

Scientific mindset in software development

The modern scientific method and good software development practices have a lot in common. The same principles that have...

Drive Magic II. – Still working around Google Drive APIs

This is the second post of my series about working around Google Drive APIs. If you haven’t read my first...

Drive Magic – Working Around Google Drive APIs

This is the first post of my series about working around Google Drive APIs. Google Drive. You can’t really exist on...

Rate Limiting in rxjs

I saw a question on StackOverflow recently that got me thinking. How do you rate limit HTTP calls with...

A Word on Typescript

In my last post, I’ve introduced some frameworks like npm and bower. Now let’s have a word on TypeScript. Too...

Yo! Npm, bower pls, thx!

Let’s start a web application development in medias res! We will use some fancy technology like NodeJs, ExpressJs, Typescript,...

People Leadership

Three secrets behind an application with five million users

What success is like from close up AODocs – a cloud-based enterprise solution for document management – is used by...

How Our Performance Evaluation Made Us Attractive

Substituting the recruiter I had the chance recently to get insights into recruitment when my HR colleague was on a...

Setting Learning Objectives at Doctusoft

When you feel competent at work, it’s like playing a cool game. It’s more motivating than any kind of...

Personal Goals in the Project

Before our last project kick-off meeting, my team took an hour to clarify our personal objectives and align them...

The Power of Thank You

Isn’t it great to be appreciated? Especially for the little things you have done? Much of what we do...

Aliz Community

How to become a data engineer? – Interview with Csaba Kassai

Big data is one of the hottest topics in the tech world. If you are a developer looking for...

How to make remote work work: What our 10 years of experience have taught us

As I write this article (March 2020), there is a huge possible epidemic going on across the globe. When...

Career change: Becoming a developer – Part II.

Here's Part II. of my series about diving into a developer life with an entirely different professional background. You...

Career change: Becoming a developer – Part I.

This blog post is part of a series where I, a frontend developer at Aliz, share my thoughts on...

Meet the CEO – Part II.

This article is part of our series about the Aliz community and talent management as seen by our CEO,...

Meet the CEO – Part I.

Background story My family belonged to a tight-knit minority group and I had always wanted to be a valuable member...

Employee well-being initiatives: Creating an engaged workforce

In my previous blog post, I shared how important it is for us to provide a flexible and healthy...

Do We Believe In Home Office?

The never-ending battle for the title of ‘coolest office’ Companies invest increasing amounts of money in their offices so that...