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Published November 2012
76 pages, 9 x 6 x 0.2 inches
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Noreen Burlingame is a leading IT consultant. Lars Nielsen's is a leading programmer, consultant, and systems engineer based in Amsterdam.
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Length: One Hour, 24 Minutes
In 2012, ninety-seven percent of North Carolina State's Master of Science in Analytics (MSA) graduates received one or more offers of employment before graduation, at an average base salary of $89,300. Offers ranged from $60,000 to $100,000 for candidates with no prior professional work experience. In other words, data scientists have already become the rock stars of the next generation in analytics: Big Data analytics.
In A Simple Introduction to DATA SCIENCE Noreen Burlingame and Lars Nielsen provide an elegant, concise, user-friendly introduction to all aspects of this vital subject. They explain the various skills required, the key steps in the Data Science process, software technology related to the effective practice of Data Science, and the best rising academic programs for training in the field.
Also check out: A Simple Introduction to Data Science, Book Two.
Note: You may as well enjoy Lars Nielsen's Unicorns Among Us: Understanding the High Priests of Data Science, Dark Data & Dark Social: The Promising Problem Children of Data Science, and Computing: A Business History.
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