Data Science for Business

Data Science for Business

What You Need to Know about Data Mining and Data-Analytic Thinking

by Foster Provost, Tom Fawcett

  • Why read?

    Written by renowned data science experts Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett, Data Science for Business introduces the fundamental principles of data science and walks you through the “data-analytic thinking” necessary for extracting useful knowledge and business value from the data you collect. This guide also helps you understand the many data-mining techniques in use today. “A must-read resource for anyone who is serious about embracing the opportunity of big data.” — Craig Vaughan, Global Vice President at SAP

    414 pages, O’Reilly Media 2013

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    Engineering Analytics Leadership

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