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Predict Your Relationship Future with Machine Learning

By  •  February 10, 2019

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, let’s explore a fun little Relationship App quiz that forecasts how long your relationship will last. Data from a Stanford University study, How Couples …
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Machine Learning Data Prep Tips for Time Series Models

By  •  January 27, 2019

In my previous articles Predictive Model Data Prep: An Art and Science and Data Prep Essentials for Automated Machine Learning, I shared foundational data preparation tips to help you successfully …
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Introduction to Machine Learning with IBM Watson Studio

By  •  July 31, 2018

Machine learning is a type of artificial intelligence (AI) that enables computers to learn without being explicitly programmed. Algorithms identify patterns …
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DataRobot Automated Machine Learning

By  •  May 6, 2018

DataRobot is the world’s most advanced automated machine learning platform. It empowers data analysts and data scientists to rapidly find key insights, hidden data patterns and make better predictions faster. …
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Advancing Your Analytics Career with Automated Machine Learning

By  •  April 9, 2018

Analytics careers are rapidly progressing into new frontiers. According to The Quant Crunch: How the Demand for Data Science Skills is Disrupting the Job Market, the number of jobs for …
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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning 2018

By  •  February 27, 2018

Last week the annual Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine-Learning Platforms 2018 was published. The old guard of SAS and IBM has tumbled this year with, Knime and RapidMiner taking …
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Data Prep Essentials for Automated Machine Learning

By  •  November 28, 2017

Data preparation is critical for any analytics, business intelligence or machine learning effort. Although automated machine learning provides safeguards to prevent common mistakes and is robust enough to handle imperfect …
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How To Create In-Database Machine Learning UDFs

By  •  November 13, 2017

GPU acceleration enables analytics pros, data scientists, and researchers to address some of the world’s most challenging problems up to several orders of magnitude faster than traditional architectures. In previous …
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Moving from BI to Machine Learning with Automation

By  •  October 14, 2017

Automated machine learning is an ideal innovation for business intelligence and analytics professionals to advance their careers. You don’t need to be a data scientist to get immediate predictive insights …
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New Era of Analytics: Combine the Best of Mind and Machine

By  •  February 12, 2018

Due to growing data volumes and increased analytics complexity, today’s most successful organizations have adopted next era analytics that combine the beauty of the human mind with the amazing capability …
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Gartner BI MQ 2020 – What’s NOT covered

By  •  February 17, 2020

After a momentous year of innovation, industry consolidation, and unstoppable big tech market domination, controversial placements, and omissions linger on in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms …
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Quantifying the Data Jobs of Tomorrow

By  •  January 29, 2020

Good news for data professionals. World Economic Forum’s 2020 Future of Jobs report continues to forecast a bright outlook for Data, AI, and Cloud Computing professionals. The Jobs of Tomorrow: …
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10 Exciting Analytics Trends to Explore

By  •  January 15, 2020

New year. New decade. Time to prepare for what comes next. As organizations continue modernizing and moving to the cloud, the analytics world we once knew continues to change. Here’s …
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Reflecting on the Past Decade in Analytics

By  •  December 19, 2019


What was hot and what was not? From what I can remember, in-memory analytics, mobile BI, OLAP cubes and drag-and-drop analytics tools got all the buzz. Most customers I …
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Tableau Conference 2019 Starting A New Chapter

By  •  November 25, 2019

And so it begins…Tableau enters the Salesforce era. This year Tableau Conference, the world’s largest gathering of data enthusiasts, continued to grow with over 18,000 attendees joining the party in …
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Highlighted Projects

By  •  July 23, 2019

The following is a list of my highlighted projects over the past two and a half decades. During the first 15 years of my career, I worked with system implementation …
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Responsible Citizen Data Science. Yes, it is Possible.

By  •  July 9, 2019

To retain market leadership in the algorithm economy, enterprises require new ways to maximize the value of data and AI with citizen data scientists. Don’t think citizen data science is …
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Data Literacy in the Era of Algorithms

By  •  May 7, 2019

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning can deliver unprecedented value to the business. Unfortunately, fantastic findings often get lost in translation. From expressing metrics in unfamiliar terminology to presenting odd …
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Demystifying Automated Analytics, AI in BI and AutoML

By  •  April 22, 2019

So many buzzwords, so much confusion. Automated analytics, artificial intelligence (AI)-driven BI, and automated machine learning (AutoML), aren’t these terms describing the exact same thing? NO. Although these technologies may …
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Prescriptive Analytics: An Introduction

By  •  April 12, 2019

Where descriptive analytics reveals what has happened in the past, prescriptive analytics delivers insight into optimizing future decisions. As data-driven organizations mature, they will begin to apply prescriptive analytics. This …
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