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Data Science

While the field of data science is not tied directly to Big Data, advances in one tends to produce advances in the other. Big Data increases our ability to harvest and process data, while data science allows us to dig into it for insights.

Artificial IntelligenceBI & AnalyticsEvents

This article is part of a media partnership with Data Analytics and Behavioural Science Applied to Retail and Consumer Markets conference, an event featuring high quality case studies, networking sessions and discussions full of insights on the Retail and Consumer Markets. It takes place June 28 at Millennium Hotel Mayfair, London. To learn more

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Big Data

The amount of data that businesses create continues to grow; at the same time, more of it is slipping out of our central data centres and into a mix of Cloud applications, mobile endpoints and remote or branch office file servers. But how can companies keep track of all this

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Data ScienceMachine Learning

This article is part of a media partnership with PyData Berlin, a group helping support open-source data science libraries and tools. To learn more about this topic, please consider attending our fourth annual PyData Berlin conference on June 30-July 2, 2017. Matti Lyra and other experts will be giving talks

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Data ScienceResources

This is the continuation of the Frequency Distribution Analysis using Python Data Stack – Part 1 article. Here we’ll be analyzing real production business surveys for your review. Application Configuration File The configuration (config) file config.py is shown in Code Listing 3. This config file includes the general settings for

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BI & AnalyticsData ScienceFinTech

Fintech is becoming an increasingly competitive market. A KPMG analysis saw investments decline in 2016 and investors are now more cautious about betting on segments that are becoming saturated. Lending and payments are two segments that saw increased participation over the past two years. Competitors come in all forms. We

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Data Science Career
Data ScienceEducationIndustryNews

Springboard is a leader in data science education. Thousands of data science learners complete their education in Springboard’s mentored data science courses and they’ve given Springboard courses an average rating of 4.9/5 on CourseReport and Switchup. Springboard is the proven option in data science training you’ve been looking for if

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Big Data Real Estate
Big DataIndustry

Rapidly changing data management technology in the 21st Century has created cost-saving, business-expanding opportunities. Big companies around the world have realized the potential of modern technology to take over complex operations with more ease than a skilled worker could. There are debates about how it is pushing some traditional methods

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Data ScienceResources

During my years as a Consultant Data Scientist I have received many requests from my clients to provide frequency distribution reports for their specific business data needs. These reports have been very useful for the company management to make proper business decisions quickly. In this paper I would like to

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Data ScienceMachine Learning

R is ubiquitous in the machine learning community. Its ecosystem of more than 8,000 packages makes it the Swiss Army knife of modeling applications. Similarly, Apache Spark has rapidly become the big data platform of choice for data scientists. Its ability to perform calculations relatively quickly (due to features like in-memory

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BI & AnalyticsBig DataTechnology & IT

As the creation and consumption of data continues to grow among businesses of all sizes, so does the challenge of analyzing and turning that data into actionable insights. According to IBM, 90 percent of the data in the world today has been created in the last two years, at 2.5

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