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Data Digest: Big Data in the Cloud and Two Views of the Future of Data Science

Learn 5 reasons why big data projects belong in the cloud, how many people are applying to be data scientists, and why enterprises are hiring data science teams.

Move Big Data to the Cloud

You probably know big data can be powerful, but you need the right architecture to take advantage of it. This article discusses five key reasons why you should shift your big data projects to the cloud.

Read more at Dynamic Business Australia

A Saturation of Data Scientists?

Considering how publicized the hunt for data scientists has been, it is unsurprising that recent employment surveys have shown a large increase in the number of them in the field. This article summarizes one such survey, but also notes that despite this influx of employees, the supply of data scientists still has yet to reach the market demand.

Read more at ADT Mag

The Best Data Scientist May Be a Team

The number of people competing for data science jobs has drastically increased, but they are not all experts. Enterprises trying to hire only perfect data scientists will have a difficult time. This article recommends building a data science team by bringing together employees with different skills and backgrounds.

Read more at TechTarget

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Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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