Jim Anderson

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Big Data Analytics 101: How to Use It to Your Advantage

The phrase “Big Data” is, well, huge. It seems everyone is talking about it, but there’s still a lot of confusion over what exactly Big Data is and …

A 5 STEP CHECKLIST FOR MULTIPLE LINEAR REGRESSION

To pick the right variables, you’ve got to have a basic understanding of your dataset, enough to know that your data is relevant, high quality, and …

Why data scientists are the new coders

Recent figures estimate that in 2015, the number of “big data” jobs will grow to 4.4 million, with 1.9 million in the United States.<p>Leaders in these positions will be responsible for building intricate algorithms and crafting stories out of the massive amounts of data that today’s companies are …

Data Science

Chart and image gallery: 30+ free tools for data visualization and analysis

<i>The chart below originally accompanied our story 22 free tools for data visualization and analysis, but I'm continuing to update it as I cover</i> …

22 Key Big Data Terms Everyone Should Understand

I have attempted to provide simple explanations for some of the most important technologies and terms you will come across if you’re looking at …