Unlike the many HR events that dabble in analytics, this is the first and only predictive analytics event where business and HR leaders can learn from success stories of predictive analytics applied to solve workforce challenges in a myriad of industries and roles. Read More
Are you’re interested in assessing how and when a given data technology — deep learning, machine intelligence, natural language generation — can move from the theoretical to commercial use?
If so listen to Hilary Mason CEO / Fast Forward Labs, talks about how they tap into a wide array of expertise sources to come up with new ideas for applications. Read More / Listen
Michael Berry is taking a stand against the big data hype. More data, said the analytics director for travel website TripAdvisor, doesn’t always mean better business results. Case in point: big data and predictive analytics. Read More…
Mr Casselberry writes, “When you hear people referring to big data, they’re actually referring to is the use of NoSQL database implementations to store and process large amounts of information.
Don’t be discouraged! In the following sections we’ll get into what those NoSQL databases are and how to identify which is best, if any, for your project[s]” Read More
Apache Spark is an open-source data analytics cluster computing framework originally developed in the AMPLab at UC Berkeley. Spark fits into the Hadoop open-source community, building on top of the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS). However, Spark promises performance up to 100 times faster than Hadoop MapReduce for certain applications…and that’s why you should care!
Spark’s in-memory cluster computing is very well suited to machine learning algorithms. These Videos will give you a nice introduction to Spark, how it’s being used in business and why you should care…Watch Videos…
Free eBook “Practical Machine Learning: Innovations in Recommendations”
In this guide, Practical Machine Learning: Innovations in Recommendation, authors and Mahout committers Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman shed light on a more approachable recommendation engine design and the business advantages for leveraging this innovative implementation style. Read More…
Big Data Analytics for Dummies is a helpful resource that addresses the practical dilemmas surrounding Big Data and provides a step-by-step approach on how to sidestep common pitfalls and maximize value using analytics applications.
The ebook is free, but you are asked minor contact info in return. Read More…
MastersInDataScience.org has culled together a list of 23 of the best US Universities/Colleges that offer a Masters in Data Science. Read More
For the second year, O’Reilly Media conducted an anonymous survey to expose the tools successful data analysts and engineers use, and how those tool choices might relate to their salary. We heard from over 800 respondents who work in and around the data space, and from a variety of industries across 53 countries and 41 U.S. states. Read More
Happy Monday to All. Here are a set of compelling articles, videos, webinars on Data Science & Big Data Analytics. Also see the Top 5 jobs in Data Science that we are working vigorously to fill at our clients. Read More
Here are few sets of interesting articles, videos, and our top jobs in Data Science & Analytics that stood out this week. Read More