Join Barton Poulson for an in-depth discussion in this video The three facets of data science, part of Big Data Foundations: Techniques and Concepts.
When people talk about big data,…they nearly always talk about…data science, and data scientists, as well.…Now, just as the definition of big data is still debated,…the same is true for the definition of data science.…To some people, the term's just a fancier…way of saying statistics and statisticians.…On the other hand, other people argue that…data science is a distinct field.…It has different training, techniques,…tools and goals than statistics typically has.…Now, that's what we're going to talk…about in this movie.…
The first thing that we want to do, is we want to…look at what's called the data science venn diagram.…This is a chart that was created by Drew Conway…in 2010, and what he's arguing here…is that data science involves a…combination of three different skills.…The first is statistics.…That's on the top right.…The second, on the bottom, is domain knowledge…that you actually know, for instance, about…management or advertising or about sports recruiting.…And the one on the top left is coding,…or being able to program computers,…
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- What makes big data "big"
- Understanding how big data impacts consumers, businesses, and research
- Exploring the intersection of data science and big data
- Facing big data's ethical challenges
- Understanding the sources and structures of big data
- Storing big data
- Prepping big data for analysis
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What Is Big Data?
2. How Is Big Data used?
3. Big Data and Data Science
4. Ethics in Big Data
Challenges with anonymity5m 51s
5. Sources and Structures of Big Data
6. Storing Big Data
7. Preparing Data for Analysis
8. Big Data Analysis
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