Data Scientists Will Unlock Big Data’s Promise


See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

Irving Wladawsky-Berger says experts are questioning whether it is big data per se that we should be excited about, or the emerging data science disciplines, which aim to leverage big data to discover new insights, enhance decision making, improve…

Carla Gentry CSPO‘s insight:

Data scientists should have a hybrid set of skills: the IT skills that are necessary to deal with and analyze vast amounts of data; and the subject matter skills needed to know which valuable business insights can be extracted from the data, and how to best frame the questions and build the right model that will reveal these insights

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