Guide | How To Obtain a FREE “Open Source” Masters in Data Science

A FREE Masters in Data Science. More and more people are learning on-line via the flood of excellent “open source” resources of classes, ebooks, software, etc. Clare Corthell has created a website to allow anybody to take virtually the same curriculum offered for a Masters in Data Science for Free.

Will it be an official Masters? No, but an official Masters is not always what is needed. Often its the knowledge and experience working with the tools and techniques necessary to actually do Data Science. For some, this free curriculum will allow business-line leaders, Analysts and Programmers from other fields to fill in the education gaps and get better at their job, as well as, one step closer to being an actual Data Scientist. Read More

Edu-Videos | 100 Most Popular Machine Learning Talks at VideoLectures.Net

Machine learning is a subfield of computer science and artificial intelligence that deals with the construction and study of systems that can learn from data, rather than follow only explicitly programmed instructions (wikipedia).

If you are thinking of doing or becoming a Data Scientist or Advanced Analytics professional, you will absolutely need to master Machine Learning. These 100 Most Popular Talks on Machine Learning topics are a great resource to learn. Review List

Video| Big Data / Hadoop Tutorial For Beginners -Parts 1 thru 8 (62,000+ Views)

This is Part 1 of 8 week Big Data and Hadoop course. The 3 hour Interactive live class covers What is Big Data, What is Hadoop and Why Hadoop? We also understand the details of Hadoop Distributed File System ( HDFS). It goes into the details of concepts like Rack Awareness, Data Replication, Reading and Writing on HDFS. We will also show how to setup the Cloudera VM on your machine. Watch Video”

Free eBook & Video Interview | “Data Driven” with Industry Leaders Hilary Mason, DJ Patil, and Josh Wills

Get FREE eBook “Data Driven: Creating a Data Culture” by Industry thought leaders DJ Patil, Resident Data Scientist at the White House, and Hilary Mason, Founder of Fast Forward Labs.

Also WATCH video interview as they discuss how to building a data strategy and creating a data culture with Cloudera’s Director of Data Science, Josh Wills. Read More

Edu-Video | “Using Big Data to Understand Your Customer’s Buying Journey” (Datameer)

Webinar (On-demand) |Join Azita Martin, Chief Marketing Officer at Datameer and Matt Schumpert, Sr. Director of Solutions Engineering, as they discuss and showcase how leading edge companies are leveraging big data to:

▪Combine customer interaction data to understand customer buying journey
▪Understand high-value customer behavior beyond profile segmentation
▪Identify the most common path to customer churn
▪Perform market basket analysis to help with cross-sell and up-sell Watch Video

Webinar | Visual Data Discovery & Streaming Data: New Technologies for Real-Time Analytics

WATCH ON-DEMAND| WEBINAR of Dan Potter, VP of Product Marketing at Datawatch on real-time analytics.

ABOUT: New technologies and approaches are now necessary to succeed with real-time analytics in the era of big data. You will learn about the key technologies, how they work, and how they are enabling businesses in the real world to act on data in ways not possible ever before. Read More

Harvard CS50

Great Free Course: Harvard CS50 – Intro To Computer Science (Highly Rated!)

Whether you’re completely new to computer science or have a decent programming background (without formal training), this is a great FREE Course from Harvard called CS50 “Introduction to Computer Science”.

It can also be taken for certification or course credits as well (info in article). It’s easy to follow along and has received much praise from the 10’s of thousands who’ve taken it to date. In this post you will have direct access to all the video lectures and links to do more. Read More…

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