Databricks is now available in both AWS and Azure so it’s getting a lot of buzz! Let’s discuss 5 things you should know about Databricks before diving in. 1. Databricks is a managed Spark-based service for working with data in a cluster Databricks is an enhanced version of Spark and is touted by the Databricks [...]
The practice of Data Science has arrived and as data professionals we're on the forefront of this change. The data we collect can now be used in new and exciting ways, providing more value than ever before. To get started in this field, a number of tools and methodologies must be employed to help you [...]
Did you know that Power BI supports custom, interactive visualizations using the Plotly library in R? This capability is exciting, and many organizations are intrigued! We’ll use this blog post to discuss these interactive custom visualizations from a high level by discussing the benefits and tradeoffs. Anytime you make anything custom, there are always tradeoffs. [...]
Going into 2019, data science and machine learning is all the hype. Organizations in every industry are starting to realize that the key to success is held in the ability to make organization-wide data-driven decisions. Organizations previously stored data for regulatory reasons or because it was a necessary evil of doing business. Today, organizations are [...]
Business intelligence systems are data systems built into an organization’s architecture. When done correctly, business intelligence systems enable data science at every step in the process. Organizations with sophisticated business intelligence systems automatically pull data from multiple sources into a single repository, such as a data lake, a data mart, or a data warehouse. [...]
The short answer to this is yes! You do have data for machine learning. Using modern machine learning techniques, value can be extracted from data in all forms. Organizational Data Every computer system that you use within your organization is storing data behind the scenes in a database. Enterprise Resource Planning systems (ERPs), Customer Resource [...]
Here is our Top 10 Things to know about Machine Learning – Part 2. If you missed the first part, what it here: Top 10 Things to know about Machine Learning – Part 1.
Here is our top 10 things to know about Machine Learning - part 1 Continue by watching Top 10 Things to know about Machine Learning – Part 2.
PASS Summit 2018 is the 20th event and is the largest SQL Server Data Conference in the world and I’m privileged to have been selected as a speaker. This year will mark my 9th year speaking at the PASS Summit where I’ll deliver the following two presentations. Data Science Tips and Tricks using Python [...]
Join Datalere, General Assembly and Vitamin T on August 21st for a conversation around how you can Tap into Tech and more specifically the Data Science and Data Analytics fields. Register today: https://generalassemb.ly/education/tap-into-tech-data-science-data-analytics/denver/55652