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Analytics, Data Science, Big Data, BISun, 15 Jun 2014 02:40:05 +0000en-UShourly1http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.15 Great Resources For Learning Linear Algebra
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/06/5-great-resources-for-learning-linear-algebra/
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/06/5-great-resources-for-learning-linear-algebra/#commentsSun, 01 Jun 2014 17:00:31 +0000http://www.dataenthusiast.com/?p=4723I am always learning new things and as I take on more and more things to learn I am constantly forcing myself to first ask “Why is this important?” because obviously if I can’t find a reason clearly and easily enough then I usually won’t go down that [...]]]>http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/06/5-great-resources-for-learning-linear-algebra/feed/0Big Data Analytics and Netflix’s House of Cards
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/big-data-analytics-and-netflixs-house-of-cards/
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/big-data-analytics-and-netflixs-house-of-cards/#commentsSat, 15 Feb 2014 19:34:20 +0000http://www.dataenthusiast.com/?p=4638 The start of a bad joke goes like this: What do Kevin Spacey, Politics, Netflix, and Big Data all have in common? Yeah well they actually do have a lot in common. They are more than anything extremely addictive. I haven’t met anyone yet (I know I am about to eat my [...]]]>http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/big-data-analytics-and-netflixs-house-of-cards/feed/25 Tools You Need To Know To Work With Big Data
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/5-tools-you-need-to-know-to-work-with-big-data/
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/5-tools-you-need-to-know-to-work-with-big-data/#commentsFri, 07 Feb 2014 06:06:40 +0000http://www.dataenthusiast.com/?p=4571I could easily study and write solely on the topic of Big Data. I could dive deep into every single Apache project and all the other software offerings, white papers, and technologies around big data and I’d have a lot to write about. The challenge with this is that we are not robots, we can’t [...]]]>http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/5-tools-you-need-to-know-to-work-with-big-data/feed/3Linear Programming: The Gateway to Analytics
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/linear-programming-the-gateway-to-analytics/
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2014/02/linear-programming-the-gateway-to-analytics/#commentsSat, 01 Feb 2014 09:00:19 +0000http://www.dataenthusiast.com/?p=4109 Reporting, BI, and the lack of Mathematics

I have done reporting, data warehousing, and overall BI development for a while now and the one thing I always struggled with is how easy and common it was to be presenting numbers and yet not be very mathematical at all. What I mean is the most [...]]]>
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http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2013/12/what-is-the-central-limit-theorem/
http://www.dataenthusiast.com/2013/12/what-is-the-central-limit-theorem/#commentsTue, 31 Dec 2013 01:13:44 +0000http://www.dataenthusiast.com/?p=4523The Central Limit Theorem (CLT) is a critical topic in statistics. Here are a handful of links and a video from Khan Academy to get you up to speed on the CLT.