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- Oct 23, 2018 #WEB WEBINAR: ODSC West Online Warm-Up (Free)
- Nov 08, 2018 #WEB Galvanize Data Science Information Session -Denver
- Oct 23, 2018 #WEB Develop a Successful Wearable Tech Startup Business Today! Dubai – Entrepreneur Workshop – Bootcamp – Virtual Class – Seminar – Training – Lecture – Webinar – Conference
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Process mining is the missing link between model-based process analysis and data-oriented analysis techniques. Through concrete data sets and easy to use software the course provides data science knowledge that can be ap… more
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Data Analytics Success Starts with Empowerment
Being Data Driven is not as much of a tech challenge as it is an adoption challenge. Adoption has it’s root in cultural DNA of any organization. Great data driven organizations rungs the data driven culture into the corporate DNA. A culture of connection, interactions, sharing and collaboration is what it takes to be data driven. Its about being empowered more than its about being educated.
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Q:How would you define and measure the predictive power of a metric?
A: * Predictive power of a metric: the accuracy of a metrics success at predicting the empirical
* They are all domain specific
* Example: in field like manufacturing, failure rates of tools are easily observable. A metric can be trained and the success can be easily measured as the deviation over time from the observed
* In information security: if the metric says that an attack is coming and one should do X. Did the recommendation stop the attack or the attack never happened?
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You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. Alvin Tof
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[ FACT OF THE WEEK]
IDC Estimates that by 2020,business transactions on the internet- business-to-business and business-to-consumer will reach 450 billion per day.