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2019 Big Data and Data Science Predictions Through the Lens of Comedy Movies

It’s that time of year again when I look into the Crystal Skull…er, ball, and make some predictions of the continuing challenges and new trends I foresee in Big Data and Data Science for the coming year.It’s Data “Business Model” Transformation, not DigitalizationDigital Transformation moves beyond just “digitalization”. I chose “Groundhog Day” as representative of how…See More
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Updated: Difference Between Business Intelligence and Data Science

I'm reposting this blog (with updated graphics) because I still get many questions about the difference between Business Intelligence and Data Science. Hope this blog helps.I recently had a client ask me to explain to his management team the difference between a Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst and a Data Scientist.  I frequently hear this question, and typically resort to showing Figure 1 (BI Analyst vs. Data Scientist Characteristics chart, which shows the different attitudinal approaches…See More
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Updated: Difference Between Business Intelligence and Data Science

I'm reposting this blog (with updated graphics) because I still get many questions about the difference between Business Intelligence and Data Science. Hope this blog helps.I recently had a client ask me to explain to his management team the difference between a Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst and a Data Scientist.  I frequently hear this question, and typically resort to showing Figure 1 (BI Analyst vs. Data Scientist Characteristics chart, which shows the different attitudinal approaches…See More
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Using Hypothesis Development Canvas to Predict Golden State Warrior Victories

The third annual University of San Francisco (USF) MBA class Golden State Warriors analytics exercise provided an opportunity to test the students’ ability to “Think Like a Data Scientist” with respect to identifying and quantifying variables that might be better predictors of performance for the Golden State Warriors professional basketball team. This was also an opportunity to test and fine-tune the Hypothesis Development Canvas, and boy was that an eye-opener for me. The Hypothesis…See More
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Dean of Big Data’s Favorite Infographic Picks of 2018

My last University of San Francisco School of Management class of the semester is coming up this week. However instead of a normally boring presentation from me to cap the semester, we are going to review a few infographics to summarize our lessons from the semester. I also want to use this blog to give credit to Arielle Winchester for her creativity and patience to work with me in the construction of these infographics.  Here are my Top 10 infographics from 2018!  I think they are damn…See More
Nov 25
Bill Schmarzo's blog post was featured

Dean of Big Data’s Favorite Infographic Picks of 2018

My last University of San Francisco School of Management class of the semester is coming up this week. However instead of a normally boring presentation from me to cap the semester, we are going to review a few infographics to summarize our lessons from the semester. I also want to use this blog to give credit to Arielle Winchester for her creativity and patience to work with me in the construction of these infographics.  Here are my Top 10 infographics from 2018!  I think they are damn…See More
Nov 25
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Bill Schmarzo's blog post was featured

Dean of Big Data Driving the Snakes of Data Science Out of Ireland

I recently had the great opportunity to keynote the Analytics Institute of Ireland’s annual conference.  The event was marvelous!  Over 500 attendees, outstanding presentations from an impressive lineup of presenters, and heavy engagement from the participants before, during and after my keynote.Lorcan Malone, CEO of Analytics Institute; Yvonne Holmes, AIB; and Bill…See More
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30+ years of data warehousing, business intelligence and analytics experience. Also teach at the University of San Francisco School of Management
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http://https://infocus.emc.com/author/william_schmarzo/
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Data Science, AI, Business Analytics, IoT
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C-Level
Years of Experience:
30+ years
Your Company:
Hitachi Vantara
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Your Job Title:
CTO IoT and Analytics
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2019 Big Data and Data Science Predictions Through the Lens of Comedy Movies

Posted on December 5, 2018 at 8:43am 0 Comments

It’s that time of year again when I look into the Crystal Skull…er, ball, and make some predictions of the continuing challenges and new trends I foresee in Big Data and Data Science for the coming year.

It’s Data “Business Model” Transformation, not Digitalization

Digital Transformation moves beyond just…

Continue

Updated: Difference Between Business Intelligence and Data Science

Posted on December 2, 2018 at 7:00am 0 Comments

I'm reposting this blog (with updated graphics) because I still get many questions about the difference between Business Intelligence and Data Science. Hope this blog helps.

I recently had a client ask me to explain to his management team the difference between a Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst and a Data Scientist.  I frequently hear this question, and typically resort to showing Figure 1 (BI Analyst vs. Data Scientist Characteristics chart, which shows the different attitudinal…

Continue

Using Hypothesis Development Canvas to Predict Golden State Warrior Victories

Posted on November 28, 2018 at 1:10pm 0 Comments

The third annual University of San Francisco (USF) MBA class Golden State Warriors analytics exercise provided an opportunity to test the students’ ability to “Think Like a Data Scientist” with respect to identifying and quantifying variables that might be better predictors of performance for the Golden State Warriors professional basketball team. This was also an opportunity to test and fine-tune the Hypothesis Development Canvas, and boy was that an eye-opener for me. The…

Continue

Dean of Big Data’s Favorite Infographic Picks of 2018

Posted on November 25, 2018 at 6:00am 0 Comments

My last University of San Francisco School of Management class of the semester is coming up this week. However instead of a normally boring presentation from me to cap the semester, we are going to review a few infographics to summarize our lessons from the semester. 

I also want to use this blog to give credit to Arielle Winchester for her creativity and patience to work with me in the construction of these infographics.  Here are my Top 10 infographics from…

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