August, 2019

A Layman’s Guide to Data Science: How to Become a (Good) Data Scientist

DataFloq

How simple is Data Science? Sometimes when you hear data scientists shoot a dozen of algorithms while discussing their experiments or go into details of Tensorflow usage you might think that there is no way a layman can master Data Science.

Automated Business Analysis Is Spotting Insights Humans Missed

Corinium

Data overload is a growing problem for enterprise businesses. Analysis teams must often work manually to navigate seas of data and generate the specific insights their colleagues request.It can take multiple analysts weeks to gather, integrate and process the data they need.

Historical Databases: Becoming a Thing of the Past?

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

Organizations’ use of data and information is evolving as the amount of data and the frequency with which that data is collected increase. Data now streams into organizations from myriad sources, among them social media feeds and internet-of-things devices.

A Comprehensive Guide to Build your own Language Model in Python!

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Language models are a crucial component in the Natural Language Processing (NLP) journey These language models power all the popular NLP applications we. The post A Comprehensive Guide to Build your own Language Model in Python! appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

The Evolving Role of the CDO and CAO

Speaker: Ash Dhupar (CAO), Ben Donlon (CAO), Chris Hutchins (CDAO), Larry Shiller (CDO)

What is the point of a Chief Data/Analytics Officer? If you're in one of the many fields currently adopting this role, you've almost certainly heard this question; maybe you're in the process of answering it within your company. Join us and a panel of c-suite data and analytics professionals for hard-earned insights into what the CAO, CDO, and CDAO roles entail - and how you can create and move into these roles within your organization, if they aren't already there.

How Companies Are Using Big Data to Boost Sales

DataFloq

Big data has already revolutionized several businesses across the globe. Big data technologies have been helping marketing and sales professionals better define products and services and managing sales network.

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How to foster data competency in your organization

Phocas

Being data driven means promoting fact-based decision making, driving user adoption of an analytics solution, and ensuring staff can gain insights from data. While this may look like a big managerial responsibility, it does not need to be a resource intensive task. Job Role - IT

How to Become More Marketable as a Data Scientist

KDnuggets

As a data scientist, you are in high demand. So, how can you increase your marketability even more? Check out these current trends in skills most desired by employers in 2019. 2019 Aug Opinions Advice Andriy Burkov Carla Gentry Data Science Skills Data Scientist

How Data Analytics Tools Eliminate Business Owner Headaches

Smart Data Collective

Big data has the power to transform any small business. However, many small businesses don’t know how to utilize it. One study found that 77% of small businesses don’t even have a big data strategy. If your company lacks a big data strategy, then you need to start developing one today.

The Top 8 Benefits of Data Lineage

erwin

It’s important we recognize the benefits of data lineage. As corporate data governance programs have matured, the inventory of agreed-to data policies has grown rapidly.

Assessing and Fostering a Culture of Innovation

Speaker: Magnus Penker, CEO & Founder, Innovation360 Group

Welcome to an interactive empowering session on how to sharpen your future through innovation management, which can help guide your company’s goals. During this webinar, Magnus Penker, international thought leader and author, will dive into how to assess and foster culture and capabilities for innovation.

Big Data Makes Black Hat Hackers More Terrifying Than Ever

Smart Data Collective

Big data is the lynchpin of new advances in cybersecurity. Unfortunately, predictive analytics and machine learning technology is a double-edged sword for cybersecurity.

A Complete List of Important Natural Language Processing Frameworks you should Know (NLP Infographic)

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Here’s a list of the most important Natural Language Processing (NLP) frameworks you need to know in the last two years From Google. The post A Complete List of Important Natural Language Processing Frameworks you should Know (NLP Infographic) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

Five Ways AI is Changing Customer Service

Corinium

AI is transforming the customer service profession. Gartner predicts that 15% of all customer service interactions will be handled using AI by 2021. That means half of all enterprises could be spending more on AI than traditional mobile within two years. Artificial Intelligence

You can replicate almost any plot with R

Simply Statistics

Although R is great for quickly turning data into plots, it is not widely used for making publication ready figures. But, with enough tinkering you can make almost any plot in R. For examples check out the flowingdata blog or the Fundamentals of Data Visualization book.

Encouraging Innovation in an Established Product Culture

Speaker: Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies

Innovation is both a process and an outcome. The best way to begin innovating your products is by innovating your internal process. We'll explore the challenges, solutions, and hands-on techniques for becoming a successful "agent of change" within a well-established product culture. We'll examine the importance of UX and user-centric feature analysis, the adaptation of Agile Methodologies to the creative process, as well as a way to drive successful culture change for setting expectations and winning approvals with cross-functional stakeholders. Innovation and Leadership go hand in hand. Join Richard Cardran, Chief Creative Officer and VP Strategy, HIA Technologies, as we assess some case studies to see how to lead with a clear strategy well-defined tactics, and an unbiased understanding of the fundamental question: "why are you innovating?"

AI Demystification: On Human-Machine Cooperation

DataFloq

Sci-Fi writers, futurologists and IT researchers and practitioners sometimes conceptualize ‘human-level AI’ as the Holy Grail of AI research. The idea of symbiosis between humans and machines is also settled in mass conscience creating new hopes and new phobias.

ASA Automotive Systems selects Phocas as data analytics partner

Phocas

Phocas data analytics solution is now integrated with ASA’s enterprise products such as TireMaster Enterprise and TireMaster GTX software due to a new partnership finalised this week.

Your Definitive Guide To Building Valuable Narratives Through Data Storytelling

datapine

Stories inspire, engage, and have the unique ability to transform statistical information into a compelling narrative that can significantly enhance business success.

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7 Innovative Machine Learning GitHub Projects you Should Try Out in Python

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Looking for machine learning projects to do right now? Here are 7 wide-ranging GitHub projects to try out These projects cover multiple machine. The post 7 Innovative Machine Learning GitHub Projects you Should Try Out in Python appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

It's important to know your users - what are their preferences, pain points, ultimate goals? With user research and usage data, you can get a great idea of how your users act. The tricky part is, very few users reliably act the same way every time they use your product. Join Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher at Zalando, as they explain how they were able to reach a new level of user understanding - by taking their user research and segmenting their users by point-in-time intent. You'll leave with a strategy to change how your product team, and organization at large, understands your users.

Interview with: Jeff Healey, Senior Director of Vertica Product Marketing at Vertica

Corinium

Tell us about your experience in working with the data analytics community at Vertica? Why do y ou like working in this space? Data Analytics Interview Insights

So You Want to Start a Podcast

Simply Statistics

Podcasting has gotten quite a bit easier over the past 10 years, due in part to improvements to hardware and software. I wrote about both how I edit and record both of my podcasts about 2 years ago and, while not much has changed since then, I thought it might be helpful if I organized the information in a better way for people just starting out with a new podcast.

Artificial Intelligence and Big Data are Helping to Make Smart Cities

DataFloq

A smart city uses big data and artificial intelligence to build an infrastructure that enhances the living conditions of people. It is all about using advanced technology creatively so that the residents can live in the best possible conditions. .

How to be more effective at execution in a wholesale business

Phocas

Speed may never be more important to your business than it is today. The right data analytics solution can help your team to react quickly to the needs of your customers and the changes in your industry, products and suppliers that influence your business.

Buyer’s Guide for Embedded Analytics

Selecting the right embedded analytics technology in a crowded market filled with sub-categories can be a daunting task. This eBook discusses the top evaluation criteria buyers of embedded analytics need to consider.

Take Advantage Of The Top 16 Sales Graphs And Charts To Boost Your Business

datapine

Billionaire Tilman Fertitta walks into the room. You can’t believe this heavyweight, the CEO and sole owner of multiple restaurant franchises, has given you the time of day. Tilman sits down, settles himself, and glances at the clock.

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11 Innovative Data Visualizations you Should Learn (in Python, R, Tableau and D3.js)

Analytics Vidhya

Overview A look at 11 mind-blowing and innovative data visualizations in Python, R, Tableau and D3.js These data visualizations span a variety of real-world. The post 11 Innovative Data Visualizations you Should Learn (in Python, R, Tableau and D3.js) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

Data: The New Weapon Against our Humanity

Corinium

What does a new device, downloading of an app, signing up on a platform all have in common……the “accepting” of t’s & c’s.

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Deep Learning Next Step: Transformers and Attention Mechanism

KDnuggets

With the pervasive important of NLP in so many of today's applications of deep learning, find out how advanced translation techniques can be further enhanced by transformers and attention mechanisms. 2019 Aug Tutorials, Overviews Attention Deep Learning NLP Transformer

Embedding Operational Reports: Everything Product Managers Should Know

Speaker: Dean Yao, Sr. Director of Product Marketing, Logi Analytics

Businesses are run with analytics - but companies continue to struggle with interpreting, analyzing, and distributing data. Operational reports help get information to the people who need it most, in formats they understand, and in a timeframe that matters. Join the webinar to learn how embedding operational reports can give your users a precisely formatted, ready-to-analyze view of their operational activities. World-class software teams are embedding operational reports to empower end users with interactive data visualizations, detailed information, and highly precise formats that can be shared via email, PDF, print, or online.

Three Surprising Ways Big Data is Helping Our World

DataFloq

We have more information about our own lives and the world around us than ever before. But how are we using that data? And when there's so much information to keep track of, how do we choose what to study and capture the most important insights?

Midway Dental uses data to take advantage of industry growth

Phocas

Midway Dental is a second-generation company and the fastest-growing full-service dental supply company in the United States. This growth has come from the consolidation of the industry and Midway supplying much larger customers.

SaaS Dashboard Examples For Modern Business Management Practices

datapine

In the Age of Information, digital technologies have evolved to such an extent that a wealth of tools, applications, and platforms exists to enhance the way businesses operate in a number of areas.