What Does it Take to Become a Business Analyst?

The Second World War was definitely the greatest man made catastrophe ever but it also came up with phenomenal technological developments and revolutionized the way industry was looked at. The World War gave extensive coinage to operations research, a precursor of business analytics which analyzed data in order to direct military operations. This is probably […]

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Why Has Learning Analytics Become So Important All Of A Sudden?

Well, the globe was spinning fine without analytics. Everything was looking fine; the IT industry was doing well; the economy was looking stable. The Giants of the IT industry were getting bigger. Did we need all this? Of course we did. Every now and then, the market needs a shaking, or things start to get […]

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Learn SAS to Kick Start Your Career in Analytics

Well, the globe was spinning fine without analytics. Everything was looking fine; the IT industry was doing well; the economy was looking stable. The Giants of the IT industry were getting bigger. Did we need all this? Of course we did. Every now and then, the market needs a shaking, or things start to get […]

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Predictive Analytics = Customer Centric Approach

‘House of Cards’ on Netflix is a product of predictive analytics! However, before we really touch upon more analytical details let us look at what has really enabled this. A common knowledge is that 90% of world’s data has been generated in last 2 years, converting data into big data. We all know that Digitisation […]

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Apache Flink: Hadoop’s New Cousin

There’s a new kid on the block – Apache Flink. This new framework from the Apache Software Foundation does quite a few things differently: It puts continuous stream analytics, batch analytics, graph processing, and machine learning at the top of a streaming engine, natively. The conventional method has been to store some amount of a continuously-produced […]

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Data Scientist Or Data Analyst: Where Do You Want To See Yourself?

A newbie entering into the world of data science will encounter the two terms ‘data scientist’ and ‘data analyst’ fairly early into their career. With the roles of either being closely parallel and sometimes even overlapping, it is easy to get confused with what you want to direct your energies into becoming. Therefore, in this […]

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