Data Preparation

Inside the Mind and Methodology of a Data Scientist – Business Intelligence Article

When you hear about Data Science, Big Data, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, or Deep Learning, you may end up feeling a bit confused about what these terms mean. And it doesn’t help reduce the confusion when every tech vendor rebrands their products as AI. So, what do these terms really mean? What are overlaps and differences? And most importantly, what can this do for your business? The simplest answer is that these terms refer to some of the many…

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How “Able” Is Your ETL Process? 8 Ways To Modernize Data Prep, Part 2 – Business Intelligence Article

In Part 1 of this blog, I gave a high-level comparison of traditional extract, transfer and load (ETL) tools, desktop data preparation tools and Birst’s modern, built-for-the-cloud ETL tools for data analytics. In this blog, I’ll dive deeper into the eight key ways that, of the three options, Birst is best “able” to meet the rigorous requirements of today’s enterprise users. Purpose-built ETL for data analytics To recap, the right data preparation solution for modern analytics is highly “able” –…

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