Thursday, September 24, 2020
At the request of a friend, I recently reviewed the article "Your Math Is All Wrong: Flipping The 80/20 Rule For Analytics” by John Thuma. It is a good article, but incomplete and bit misguided. Thuma argues that we...
There are a lot of great R resources on the internet, ranging from one off articles and texts to comprehensive tutorials. Here are a few of the more popular links:         60+ R resources to improve your data skills Introduction...
This is the first in a series of screencasts designed to demonstrate practical aspects of data science. In this episode, I will show you how to integrate R, that awesome awe inspiring statistical processing environment, with Hadoop, the master...
Moxie Group's Creative Director Tina Chadwick makes the case that real-time data analytics "brings us tangible facts on how consumers actually react to almost anything." She makes light of the "notion that 10 people in a room, who volunteered...
Gregory Piatetsky and Shashank Lyer have begun to answer one of the most asked question facing data science practitioners: Which tools work with which other tools? If I had a dollar for every time this question was asked of...
How did Robert Ballard find the Titanic? Most people think it was by looking for it. Well, most people would be wrong. Ballard believed he could rediscovered the Titanic by looking for the debris field created when the ship sank....
The U.S. is on the brink of witnessing some of the largest economic losses in net wealth since the Great Depression. The US Wealth To Income index (reported in Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report 2014) has exceed its mean...
The current working definitions of Data Analytics and Data Science are inadequate for most organizations. But in order to think about improving their characterizations, we need to understand what they hope to accomplish. Data analytics seeks to provide operational...
Companies continue to struggle with how to implement an organic and systematic approach to data science. As part of an ongoing trend to generate new revenues through enterprise data monetization, products and services owners have turned to internal business...
In the article "46 Critical Capabilities of a Data Science Driven Intelligence Platform” an original set of critical enterprise capabilities was identified. In enterprise architecture language, capabilities are "the ability to perform or achieve certain actions or outcomes through a set...