Sat.Aug 24, 2019 - Fri.Aug 30, 2019

4 Best Practices for Data Security in AWS

DataFloq

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is currently the most widely adopted cloud service provider, with nearly a million companies using their services. With exabytes of data stored in their services, it should be no wonder that data security is a huge issue for AWS and the customers it serves. .

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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How To Improve Cybersecurity With Data Science

Smart Data Collective

Are you startled by the rise of cyberattacks globally ? Well, your business is not immune to these attacks, and you should never be complacent with your existing security measures. There is a need to employ professionals to handle the security aspect of your business.

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.

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.

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

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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.

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.

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?

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.

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.

Five ways to increase profit margins in distribution

Phocas

Tracking profit margins is a full-time activity in distribution. Out-of-date reporting systems with little to no visibility beyond sales data can result in your business spending more money to sell products than they cost.

Decoding the Black Box: An Important Introduction to Interpretable Machine Learning Models in Python

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Interpretable machine learning is a critical concept every data scientist should be aware of How can you build interpretable machine learning models?

Will AI Change Education as We Know It?

DataFloq

New technologies are usually developed for the military sector, then find their way into healthcare, finance, retail, and, finally, education. AI will most likely follow the same trace, although it is still in its infancy in most domains. .

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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

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?"

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

3 Beginner-Friendly Techniques to Extract Features from Image Data using Python

Analytics Vidhya

Overview Did you know you can work with image data using machine learning techniques? Deep learning models are the flavor of the month, but. The post 3 Beginner-Friendly Techniques to Extract Features from Image Data using Python appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

What Tools Should a Good Analyst have in Their Toolbox? (part 1 = technical)

DataFloq

Continuing our theme of tools for analytics teams, what tools should analysts have in their toolbox? It’s a broad question and one with diverging views. So, I am delighted to welcome back a guest blogger who doesn’t shy away from controversy.

Emoji Analytics

KDnuggets

Emoji is becoming a global language understandable by anyone who expresses. emotion. With the pervasiveness of these little Unicode blocks, we can perform analytics on their use throughout social media to gain insight into sentiments around the world.

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.

Power BI Project Good and Best Practices

Paul Turley

The purpose of this article is to outline a set of guidelines and recommended practices for managing Microsoft Power BI projects. This guide is primarily focused on the work performed by the IT-managed BI Solution Developers for formally-managed BI projects.

Deep Reinforcement Learning

Domino Data Lab

This article provides an excerpt “Deep Reinforcement Learning” from the book, Deep Learning Illustrated by Krohn , Beyleveld , and Bassens. The article includes an overview of reinforcement learning theory with focus on the deep Q-learning.

Top Redis Use Cases by Core Data Structure Types

DataFloq

Redis, short for Remote Dictionary Server, is a BSD-licensed, open-source in-memory key-value data structure store written in C language by Salvatore Sanfillipo and was first released on May 10, 2009. Depending on how it is configured, Redis can act like a database, a cache or a message broker.

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How to count Big Data: Probabilistic data structures and algorithms

KDnuggets

Learn how probabilistic data structures and algorithms can be used for cardinality estimation in Big Data streams. 2019 Aug Tutorials, Overviews Algorithms Big Data Probability

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.

Bots Bots Bots: Introducing Robotic Process Automation (RPA)

Jen Underwood

by Jen Underwood. Bots here, there, everywhere. All around the world, RPA bots are actively automating busywork. The hot RPA market is growing at a compound annual growth rate of 65%. In 2018, Read More.

How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Is Changing Banking

Smart Data Collective

Artificial intelligence (AI) serves up a number of assets and benefits for many industries. AI is one of the most discussed topics today, from chatbots to Siri and Alexa. And AI is not a trend.

Will Business Intelligence Keep Us Safe on the Road?

DataFloq

When you lay down in bed at night and think over your day, you may consider some of the risky or dangerous things you did. Maybe you were putting up Christmas lights on a wobbly ladder or jay-walked across a busy street.

TensorFlow 2.0: Dynamic, Readable, and Highly Extended

KDnuggets

With substantial changes coming with TensorFlow 2.0, and the release candidate version now available, learn more in this guide about the major updates and how to get started on the machine learning platform. 2019 Aug Tutorials, Overviews Deep Learning Deployment Exxact TensorFlow

Your 2-Part Metrics Audit for High-Value Products

Speaker: Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, Startup Patterns

You know what they say: what's measured improves. As product managers we're in a golden age of being able to get all sorts of metrics and run all sorts of experiments. But what are your measurements and analytics focused on? Are they really truly objective? Do they contribute to the ultimate vision of your product? And is everybody clear on that vision? Join Sam McAfee, Product Development Consultant, as he takes you through a two-part measurement audit. First, you'll learn how to make sure your measurements actually align with your product strategy. And second, you'll learn how to evaluate your culture of using measurements, so future experiments will more consistently provide high-value results.

The Rule of Least Power in Data Analytics – Part 1

Kirk Borne

Written by Dr. Kirk Borne. I recently learned about the rule of least power in computer programming. The principle expresses the notion that one should use the least powerful programming language to code a given task, while still meeting the business requirements.

How Big Data Leads To Improvements In Company Letterhead Designs

Smart Data Collective

Big data has been at the forefront of the design industry for years. A number of companies have written detailed articles on the utilization of data visualization with graphics. However, big data can be effective in more rudimentary designs as well.

How Marketers Can Use Big Data for Digital Marketing Success

DataFloq

Marketing plays a significant role in the success of any business, that offers a relationship between customer and organisation. Hence, it is very important to have strong marketing strategies to understand the market, competitors, customers and more. For that, companies need to focus on big data. .