Using Crate And Node.js For Data Enrichment

Filed under
August 5, 2014

Great post by Stefan Thies about how he used Crate and Node.js to overlay the raw data from website log files with whois information, enabling him to “name” visitors to a site.

Data enrichment – overlaying data or the addition of metadata – is a known technique that can support anything from the use case in Stefan’s post (assiging a “face” to site visitors) to fraud detection and security applications. It is definitely worth a read.

Click here to read it.