Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

Data Science and Art: RRE Certification

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by Jelani Harper Gartner describes Open Source R—arguably the script of choice for Data Scientists and one of the most pivotal tools for creating advanced and predictive analytics—as “increasingly popular” (Herschel et al, 2014), while Forrester lauds its ubiquity. As one of the earliest champions of Open Source R, Revolution Analytics swiftly addressed its scalability…

RWDG Webinar: Metadata to Empower Data Stewards

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 17, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Metadata to Empower Data Stewards – Introducing the Idea of the OMS from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Metadata is the most valuable tool of the Data Steward. Where the stewards…

RWDG Slides: Metadata to Empower Data Stewards

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 17, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Metadata to Empower Data Stewards – Introducing the Idea of the OMS from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE>> About the Webinar Metadata is the most valuable tool of the Data Steward. Where the…

Governing Self-Service Analytics

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by Jelani Harper It is possible to simultaneously empower the end user and his or her business objectives with self-service analytics and self-service Business Intelligence, while still ensuring full adherence to existing Data Governance policies, roles, and structure. It is also possible to combine the benefits of the traditional centralized approach to BI (governance, privacy,…

The Open Source Analytics Invasion

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by Jelani Harper Open Source analytics have transformed the analytics space in Data Management in much the same way that Hadoop (another Open Source technology) has transformed Big Data. Open Source analytics have almost single-handedly transfigured the way: Commercial and proprietary Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics providers provide script support to and integration options with…

Webinar: Increasing Your Business Data and Analytics Maturity

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 10, 2014 Increasing Your Business Data and Analytics Maturity from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar For a few years now, companies of all sizes have been looking at data as a lever to increase revenues, reduce…

Data-Ed Webinar: Design & Manage Data Structures

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 8, 2014 Data-Ed Webinar: Design & Manage Data Structures from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Data structures enable you to store and organize data so that it can be used efficiently. But how do you know…

Data-Ed Slides: Design & Manage Data Structures

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 8, 2014 Data-Ed Webinar: Design & Manage Data Structures from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE>> About the Webinar Data structures enable you to store and organize data so that it can be used efficiently. But how do you…

Transforming Ecommerce with Predictive Analytics

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by Jelani Harper One of the most tangible ways to justify the use of predictive analytics in a data-driven strategy is to incorporate them into marketing and ecommerce. The goal is simple, yet deceptively elusive to convert Web traffic and onsite ‘clicks’ into customers and purchases. Traditional methods involving Web analytics platforms focus on customer…