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HPCC Systems blog contributors are engineers, data scientists, and fellow community members who want to share knowledge, tips, and other helpful information happening in the HPCC Systems community. Check this blog regularly for insights into how HPCC Systems technology can put big data analytics to work for your own needs.

Lorraine Chapman on 05/10/2021
The aim of the March Kennesaw State University College of Computing and Software Engineering Hackathon event, was to demonstrate to students how big data analytics may be used for social good to solve problems in society that make a real difference in people's lives. HPCC Systems provided students with the opportunity to learn more about The ADAM Program and take a look at missing children trends.
Lorraine Chapman on 04/26/2021
In 2020, we accepted a CodeDay student, Jefferson Mao, on to the HPCC Systems Intern Program. He will be rejoining the program in 2021 along with two other CodeDay participants, Alexander Parra and Eleanor Carl. Find out more about their involvement with CodeDay and their intern projects, which range from using Machine Learning, our Cloud Native platform and the HPCC Systems Covid-19 Tracker.
Lorraine Chapman on 04/12/2021
HPCC Systems 8.0.0 is the first release that is feature complete to the point where our Cloud Native platform is now ready for Cloud performance evaluation. Find out about the features and enhancements now available and the resources available to help you get started using our Cloud Native platform.
Lorraine Chapman on 04/08/2021
While the main focus of HPCC Systems 8.0.0 Gold is the Cloud Native platform, there are many new features and improvements users across both the Cloud Native and Bare Metal platforms will be pleased to see implemented. Find out more about the highlights including features and improvements in performance, usability, security, the ECL Language and Dynamic ESDL
Lorraine Chapman on 03/29/2021
LexisNexis Risk Solutions have been a sponsor of CodeDay since 2014. This program was started to provide students with an opportunity to explore careers in computer science and to introduce them to coding, The COVID-19 pandemic has meant that the last few events have taken place completely virtually, including the latest CodeDay, which was was held at the end of February 2021. 
Lorraine Chapman on 01/19/2021
Community involvement in our open source project is at the heart of its success and we take great pleasure and pride in highlighting the commitment, contributions and achievements of our members. You can now display your awards on your social media profile using our new digital badges. There are 15 badges in total. Five for community accomplishments and 10 to mark the achievement of training milestones for ECL language learners, culminating in the Ultimate Master Award. Find out about them all and start your collection!
Lorraine Chapman on 01/14/2021
As we start planning for Community Day 2021, our Community Day 2020 resources are still available. Perhaps you are an ECL developer, business partner or academic researcher, a student interested in joining our intern program looking for inspiration for a project idea, or a newcomer to HPCC Systems and want to learn more. Whatever your reason, there is something for everyone, so come on in!
Lorraine Chapman on 12/10/2020
We were delighted to be a sponsor at another CodeDay event in December 2020. HPCC Systems was represented by Bahar Fardanian and Arjuna Chala, who provided support to students taking part in our big data challenge. CodeDay events were held virtually in 2020 attracting more students than ever. Find out about this high school specific program and our involvement in the most recent CodeDay.
Lorraine Chapman on 12/03/2020
Our latest HPCC Systems Series 7 release, includes more progress made on Cloud Native platform as well as some features and enhancements that are just as relevant to our existing Bare Metal platform. This blog provides a whistle stop tour of the highlights included in HPCC Systems 7.12.x, bringing you up to date with the latest platform news from the HPCC Systems development team.
Lorraine Chapman on 11/17/2020
The proposal application period for internships in 2021 is now open. The closing date for project proposals is Friday 19th March 2021. Time flies by fast and a good proposal may take a while to prepare, so get started now! Read on to find out everything you need to know about our intern program, how it works, what the experience is like and how to apply.