Tools & Techniques Posts
January 9th, 2017
There has been a perception lately that for someone to make a career in analytics, one must be a programmer. I think this statement is as absurd as saying that to swim you must be a fish! We know there are other creatures out there that can swim and ...READ MORE...
December 5th, 2016
SAS is one of the most extensively used programming languages in Business Analytics. As a subject matter expert, I have trained more than 500 students in the last three years. My students are mostly beginners in analytics and therefore, in SAS. The...READ MORE...
November 28th, 2016
You have mastered Base SAS and are all set to appear for its Certification exam. Best of luck! Wait! Are you prepared enough though? Read on to learn 5 trivial mistakes that could tank your chances of cracking the exam! Mistake # 1: When assigni...READ MORE...
November 23rd, 2016
This week we have a guest post by Manjunath Hegde, who has over a decade’s experience in Business Intelligence and working with analytics related technol...READ MORE...
November 14th, 2016
One of the things that I have come across while browsing through the Job Descriptions of a Data Scientist on portals like Glassdoor is the seemingly overwhelming co-occurrence of Python along with R as one of the skill sets required. I have been a us...READ MORE...
September 20th, 2016
Learning a database is a MUST have skill for any IT employee. The idea that, database skills is only for the meticulous DBA's (data base administrators) is a passé. The reason for this quite is simple, if observed carefully. Roughly 90% of the softw...READ MORE...
September 15th, 2016
August 1st, 2016
Let’s first understand what real-time analytics is and how important it is in today’s world. The Analytics industry has seen a tremendous growth in the recent past. There is plenty of data available for analysis through channe...READ MORE...
July 22nd, 2016
Machine Learning algorithms are increasingly being used in data science, and are able to generate better, more accurate results over more traditional statistical methods. There are two distinct schools of thought that have emerged in analytics – th...READ MORE...
June 18th, 2016
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