Thursday, June 23, 2016

Essential Skills for Data Science and Data Analytics Careers



1. Statistics/Mathematics

2. Data Mining/Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence


Data Analytics and Data Mining - Difference Explained


Machine Learning - Blog

3. Data Frameworks like Hadoop


What is Hadoop? Text and Video Lectures

4. Special programming languages for statistics  - R and Python

5. Database and SQL skills for Structured data.

6. NoSQL skills for unstructured social media data.


NoSQL Databases

http://www.kdnuggets.com/2016/05/10-must-have-skills-data-scientist.html

http://www.kdnuggets.com/2014/11/9-must-have-skills-data-scientist.html

Updated 26 June 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

NoSQL Databases


The term was started in 2009

10 things you should know about NoSQL databases
By Guy Harrison, August 26, 2010
http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/10-things/10-things-you-should-know-about-nosql-databases/


Introduction - Presentation
http://martinfowler.com/articles/nosql-intro-original.pdf


2013  Introduction to NoSQL - Video Presentation by Martin Fowler

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GOTO Conferences

http://martinfowler.com/nosql.html

https://www.mongodb.com/

http://www.nosqlweekly.com/  - Subscribe to their weekly. They provide a python weekly also.


Friday, June 3, 2016

Data Science Competitions



https://www.kaggle.com/competitions



Active Competitions on 3 June 2016
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