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Creating Effective Enterprise Data Architectures

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In this special guest feature, Moises Do Nascimento of Medidata discusses his 3-pronged approach to creating effective data architectures that have served him well, especially now that he deals with complicated, unstructured healthcare data. Moises Do Nascimento is Chief Data Architect at Medidata, a company that offers cloud software to help make medical clinical trials faster, […]

Data Science 101: Excel Tutorial on Analyzing Large Data Sets

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Our friends over at Udemy partnered with data scientist David Taylor (specialist in data spelunking and visualization) to create a fun (and free) Excel tutorial on analyzing large data sets.

Tapping into Business Insights with Machine Learning

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In this special guest feature, Shawn Masters of Novetta Solutions provides an overview of how machine learning is being used by enterprises to achieve competitive advantage.

Book Review: Statistics Done Wrong

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Many times we data scientists, not being statisticians in the strictest sense, hold the fear we may commit some kind of statistical faux paux. Fear no more! With the release of a probing new book “Statistics Done Wrong,” by Alex Reinhart, we have a curious road map for avoiding statistical fallacies.

Data Science 101: Deep Learning – Intelligence from Big Data

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From the Stanford Graduate School of Business, we have a compelling panel discussion – Deep Learning: Intelligence from Big Data.” A machine learning approach inspired by the human brain, Deep Learning is taking many industries by storm.

Open Source Software Fuels a Revolution in Data Science

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In this special guest feature, Neera Talbert of Revolution Analytics discusses the role of open source software in making data science the rising field it is today. Neera Talbert is Vice President, Professional Services at Revolution Analytics, a statistical software company focused on developing open source and “open-core” versions of the free and open source software […]

Data scientists Launch PerfectLeads, a Tool for Identifying Business Prospects

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Brian Roizen, a graduate of UCLA’s Masters program in Mechanical Engineering, together with his brother, Robert Roizen, also a graduate of UCLA Engineering, today announce the launch of PerfectLeads, a sales prospecting tool that gives sales teams and individuals an unparalleled ability to rapidly find and research business prospects.

1010data Rolls Out New Integration Between R and 1010data

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1010data, Inc., the Big Data Discovery platform that uniquely combines a complete analytical platform with all of the relevant data clients need, today announced the release of R1010, a new R package that integrates directly with 1010data’s award-winning Big Data Discovery platform.

CrowdFlower Launches New Open Data Initiative

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CrowdFlower, a leading data enrichment platform for data scientists, today announced Data for Everyone, a new open data initiative that gives public access to thousands of dollars’ worth of Rich Data that is fully deduped, organized and cleaned by CrowdFlower’s people-powered platform of over 5 million contributors.

Data Science 101: Automating Analytics

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For the latest installment of our Data Science 101 series, we have Bjorn Johansson, Executive Director Operations at Ericsson, presenting several initiatives where Ericsson is applying new methods to accelerate business transformation work.