Data Science For Dummies (For Dummies (Computers))

Data Science For Dummies (For Dummies (Computers)) Author Lillian Pierson
ISBN-10 1119327636
ISBN-13 9781119327639
Year 2017-03-06
Pages 384
Language English
Publisher For Dummies
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Discover how data science can help you gain in depth insight into your business the easy way Jobs in data science abound but few people have the data science skills needed to fill these increasingly important roles Data Science For Dummiesis the perfect starting point for IT professionals and students who want a quick primer on all areas of the expansive data science space With a focus on business cases the book explores topics in big data data science and data engineering and how these three areas are combined to produce tremendous value If you want to pick up the skills you need to begin a new career or initiate a new project reading this book will help you understand what technologies programming languages and mathematical methods on which to focus While this book serves as a wildly fantastic guide through the broad sometimes intimidating field of big data and data science it is not an instruction manual for hands on implementation Heres what to expect Provides a background in big data and data engineering before moving on to data science and how it s applied to generate value Includes coverage of big data frameworks like Hadoop MapReduce Spark MPP platforms and NoSQL Explains machine learning and many of its algorithms as well as artificial intelligence and the evolution of the Internet of Things Details data visualization techniques that can be used to showcase summarize and communicate the data insights you generate It s a big big data world out therelet Data Science For Dummies help you harness its power and gain a competitive edge for your organization