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BlueData Brings DevOps Agility to Data Science Operations with Spark, R, and Python

By   /  February 8, 2017  /  BI / Data Science News, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess A new press release reports, “BlueData, provider of the leading Big-Data-as-a-Service (BDaaS) software platform, today announced the new winter release for the BlueData EPIC software platform. This new release delivers several new enhancements for data science operations, bringing DevOps agility and collaboration to data science teams as well as support for new […]

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A Guide to Python and R: When to Use Which for What

By   /  April 11, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Roger Huang recently wrote in The Next Web, “At Springboard, we pair mentors with learners in data science. We often get questions about whether to use Python or R – and we’ve come to a conclusion thanks to insight from our community of mentors and learners. Data science is the sexiest job […]

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Top Tools Used By Data Scientists

By   /  March 21, 2016  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Andrew Rosenblum recently wrote in Business2Community, “You’ve read about many of the kinds of big data projects that you can use to learn more about your data in our What Can a Data Scientist Do for You? article—now, we’re going to take a look at tools that data scientists use to mine […]

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Baseball Analytics Proves a Theory

By   /  October 21, 2015  /  BI / Data Science Blogs, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education  /  1 Comment

by Steve Miller My best friend and I took in a game at Wrigley Field in August. As the Cubs were pounding on a weak opponent that day, we both hypothesized that at the end of the season it seems the better teams pick up the pace, while the others sink even lower. The Cubs, for […]

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The Many Benefits of R

By   /  July 16, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Strategy News, Data Strategy News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Joseph Sirosh of Microsoft recently opined in VentureBeat, “One of the most popular tools in data science today is the open-source programming language R. Simply put, R is the language of data. Over the last 20 years, statisticians all over the world have contributed their innovations to open source R. These contributions […]

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Why You Should Learn Open Source R

By   /  February 2, 2015  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Science News, Data Science News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess David Smith of OpenSource.com recently wrote, “With such strong demand and such high salaries to offer, it’s no surprise that competition for hiring data scientists is intense. As a result, companies who previously relied on legacy proprietary platforms for statistical analysis are now adopting a new alternative, open source R. So far, it […]

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Big Data Analytics with R: Register Today!

By   /  July 31, 2014  /  BI / Data Science News, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess In tandem with the upcoming NoSQL Now! Conference, DATAVERSITY™ is proud to sponsor a thought-provoking workshop on the programming language R. The workshop, Introduction to Big Data Analysis with the R Language, will be led by Brian Sletten, President of Bosatsu Consulting, Inc. In his description of the workshop, Sletten states, “R […]

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Is There an Ideal Programming Language for Big Data?

By   /  January 22, 2014  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Charles Menguy of InfoQ.com recently wrote, “Big Data is a field where even a single millisecond loss can be significant over billions of events. Yet, languages often regarded as slow like Python have gained a lot of popularity in the past year. Recent articles and discussions in the Big Data community have started […]

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Getting Started with the Semantic Web Using SPARQL with R

By   /  January 29, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

A new article on R Bloggers explains how to get “up and running on the Semantic Web” using SPARQL with R in under five minutes.

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Data Journalism Around the World

By   /  December 26, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Smart Data News, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Alex Howard of O’Reilly Radar recently shared examples of great data journalism from across the globe.

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