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What is a business intelligence analyst? A role for driving business value with data

The business intelligence analyst role is highly analytical and requires a balance of IT, communication and problem-solving skills.

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15 data science certifications that will pay off

Looking to get ahead as a data scientist? Earning one of these data science certs will help you stand out in one of the hottest careers in IT.

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Spring 2019: Humanizing the digital experience

Today's digital business strategies come with a list of enticing expectations: improved efficiency, increased productivity, new revenue streams, to name a few. But organizations are finding that to be successful they need to improve...

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The 11 biggest issues IT faces today

From securing IoT to retraining IT talent to finding new revenue streams, CIOs have more than their share of concerns keeping them up at night.

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Tableau adds natural language interface, streamlines data prep

With the latest update, Tableau users can type plain English queries to generate data visualizations, further lowering analytics’ barrier to entry

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IBM preps Watson AI services to run on Kubernetes

IBM Watson services arrive in versions that can run on the public cloud or on privately hosted container infrastructure

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What is Keras? The deep neural network API explained

Easy to use and widely supported, Keras makes deep learning about as simple as deep learning can be

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MariaDB Platform X3 combines transaction processing and analytics

MariaDB has fused its relational and column-store databases into one, with data automatically synced between workload types

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7 master data management certifications that will pay off

Individuals with expertise in master data management (MDM) are essential to helping organizations get the most out of their data and comply with regulations. Here are the MDM certifications that will give your career an edge.

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7 business analyst certifications to advance your analytics career

Business analysts blend data skills and business acumen to the benefit of analytics-driven organizations. Here are seven noteworthy certs to help you get ahead as a business analyst.

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10 data analytics success stories: An inside look

Here’s how leading CIOs are successfully tapping data analytics and machine learning to achieve business goals.

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Top 10 data science master’s degree programs

Thinking about getting your master’s degree in data science? Here are ten of the top schools with data science degrees worth pursuing.

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Tableau talks up natural language interface for creating visualizations

BI vendor seeks to simplify and automate data analysis as part of a growing trend toward injecting AI capabilities into BI tools.

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Giveaway: Win a Overwatch-themed Razer gaming gear bundle

Just in time for BlizzCon, PCWorld has teamed up with Razer to give away an Overwatch-themed gaming bundle!

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How to craft effective data science job descriptions

Finding good data science talent starts with a killer job description. Here’s how to get it right.

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Do more with R: Quick interactive HTML tables

See how to create an interactive table with one line of code (and the DT package). Plus, easy customizations

Do More With R [video teaser/video series] - R Programming Guide - Tips & Tricks
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Reshape data in R with the tidyr package

See how the tidyr R package’s gather and spread functions work. Plus a bonus look at labeling in ggplot2 with the directlabels package

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Built for realtime: Big data messaging with Apache Kafka, Part 1

Apache Kafka scales horizontally and offers much higher throughput than some traditional messaging systems. Get started with installation, then build your first Kafka messaging system

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The best open source software for software development

InfoWorld’s 2018 Best of Open Source Software Award winners in software development

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The best open source software for machine learning

InfoWorld’s 2018 Best of Open Source Software Award winners in machine learning and deep learning

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