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Data Digest: Training Data Scientists, Analytics Education for Employees, and the Future and Streaming Analytics

Long-term strategies for creating more data scientists, alternate training for data analytics, and basic opportunities of streaming analytics.

Difficulties in Training Enough Data Scientists

The rarity of truly skilled data scientists is causing a shortage which impacts current enterprises. This article discusses long-term strategies for creating a larger number of data scientists.


Educating Employees For Better Data Analytics

One solution to the data scientist shortage the previous article outlined is for universities to teach important concepts for the job. However, that is only effective over the long-term. This article explains why, in the short term, enterprises should consider alternate training for current employees in data analytics.

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Know the Future Through Streaming Analytics

Some enterprises have already adopted streaming analytics, also known as real-time data analysis, but many others have not. This article gives a basic overview of the opportunities provided by streaming analytics and of its intersections with other technologies.


About the Author

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

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