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Data Digest: 2017 Analytics Trends, Prevent Automation Errors, Avoid Big Data Failures

Read predictions for analytics in 2017, how human knowledge may prevent automation errors, and how knowing the right context provides value in big data.

Analytics Trends to Watch in 2017

Take a look into the future of analytics by reading about these 10 trends predicted for next year and how they will impact your enterprise.

Read more at Information Age

Can Human Skill Prevent Automated Errors?

Automation is the future, but machine learning has not created a replacement for an effective data analyst; humans are still needed to properly contextualize data.

Read more at The Scotsman

Avoiding Big Data Failures

Many big data ventures fail because the wrong data is collected or the context of the data isn't properly understood. However, if you stay aware of cultural and business context, you will find plenty of value in big data.

Read more at Forbes

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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