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Coursera Announces First MOOC-Based Master’s Degree in Data Science

Coursera, a leading online education company known for massive open online courses (MOOCs), today announced a professional data science master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

The Business Value of Streaming to the Enterprise

The insideBIGDATA Guide to Streaming Analytics is a useful new resource directed toward enterprise thought leaders who wish to gain strategic insights into this exciting new area of technology. Many enterprises find themselves at a key inflection point in the big data timeline with respect to streaming analytics technology.

Unified security and Management Solution for BI that is Native on Hadoop

Arcadia Data continues to deliver on its vision of on-cluster analytics by eliminating the complexities of redundant, overlapping security management inherent in BI stacks which rely on moving data off-cluster.

A Contemporary Perspective of Digital Transformation

Our friends over at Loop AI Labs have provided the video presentations below that discuss how they built a framework for Human Capacity Cognitive Computing, which helps organizations to quickly morph at scale into Digitally Transformed companies. Digital Transformation empowers organization to take advantage of all their existing digital assets in new ways, allowing enterprises to re-envision their entire business, including customer experience, operational processes and financial models.

The State of Artificial Intelligence in 2016

From the World Economic Forum – Davos 2016, we have the proving panel discussion below that examines the state of AI in 2016. How close are technologies to simulating or overtaking human intelligence and what are the implications for industry and society?

insideBIGDATA Guide to Streaming Analytics

Many enterprises find themselves at a key inflection point in the big data timeline with respect to streaming analytics technology. There is a huge opportunity for direct financial and market growth for enterprises by leveraging streaming analytics. The insideBIGDATA Guide to Streaming Analytics is a useful new resource directed toward enterprise thought leaders who wish to gain strategic insights into this exciting new area of technology.

When Everyone Wants Big Data, Who Gets It?

Arcadia Data, builder of a visual analytics and business intelligence platform for big data that runs natively on Hadoop, is hosting a compelling webinar on Thursday, March 24, 2016 at 10am Pacific/1pm Eastern to exemplify how you can put Hadoop to work with Unified Visual Analytics and BI.

Industry Report: 2016 State of Embedded Analytics

Logi Analytics has conducted a survey, 2016 State of Embedded Analytics Report, to get an understanding of this year’s state of embedded analytics among many industries, from technology and healthcare to education and manufacturing.

Becoming a Data Scientist

Here is a compelling interview with data scientist Will Kurt, courtesy of the Becoming a Data Scientist Podcast series. Kurt talks about his path from English & Literature and Library & Information Science degrees to becoming the Lead Data Scientist at KISSmetrics.

New LA-Based Residency Delivers Functional Data Science Education

DataScience, Inc., a technology company that combines the power of human intellect with machine-powered data analysis to drive business results, announced it is opening the doors of the first data science education residency program. Called DS12, this 12-week program will bring 12 highly qualified candidates into the company to learn functional programming and the other skills necessary to succeed as part of a leading data science team.