A “Sandbox” environment has been created, with support from the Central Statistics office (CSO) of Ireland and the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC). This It provides a technical platform to load Big Data sets and tools. It gives participating statistical organisations the opportunity to:
For more information, see the presentations and conclusions from the workshop where the Sandbox was launched (Dublin, 16 April 2014)
The Sandbox environment will be available for the rest of 2014. The use of the Sandbox is managed by a task team comprising representatives of national and international statistical organisations. The results will be posted here at the end of the year.