[ COVER OF THE WEEK ]
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[ LOCAL EVENTS & SESSIONS]
- Sep 23, 2018 #WEB Free Webinar on Big Data with Scala & Spark – Live Instructor Led Session | Limited Seats | Plano, TX
- Sep 16, 2018 #WEB Free Webinar on Big Data with Scala & Spark – Live Instructor Led Session | Limited Seats | Fremont, CA
- Sep 23, 2018 #WEB Free Webinar on Big Data with Scala & Spark – Live Instructor Led Session | Limited Seats | Arlington, TX
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[ FEATURED COURSE]
[ FEATURED READ]
Written by renowned data science experts Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett, Data Science for Business introduces the fundamental principles of data science, and walks you through the “data-analytic thinking” necessary for e… more
[ TIPS & TRICKS OF THE WEEK]
Data aids, not replace judgement
Data is a tool and means to help build a consensus to facilitate human decision-making but not replace it. Analysis converts data into information, information via context leads to insight. Insights lead to decision making which ultimately leads to outcomes that brings value. So, data is just the start, context and intuition plays a role.
[ DATA SCIENCE Q&A]
Q:Give examples of data that does not have a Gaussian distribution, nor log-normal?
A: * Allocation of wealth among individuals
* Values of oil reserves among oil fields (many small ones, a small number of large ones)
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[ QUOTE OF THE WEEK]
Without big data, you are blind and deaf and in the middle of a freeway. Geoffrey Moore
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[ FACT OF THE WEEK]
We are seeing a massive growth in video and photo data, where every minute up to 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube alone.