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Big data : how data analytics is transforming the world, Tim Chartier ; producer/editor, Maureen Tumulty, David White ; director, Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen

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Big data : how data analytics is transforming the world, Tim Chartier ; producer/editor, Maureen Tumulty, David White ; director, Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Bibliiographical references included in course guidebook
Characteristic
videorecording
Main title
Big data : how data analytics is transforming the world
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
889154465
Responsibility statement
Tim Chartier ; producer/editor, Maureen Tumulty, David White ; director, Jonathan D. Leven, Jim M. Allen
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Science & mathematics. Mathematics
Table Of Contents
disc 1. Data analytics -- what's the "big" idea? ; Got data? What are you wondering about? ; A mindset for mastering the data deluge ; Looking for patterns -- and causes ; Algorithms -- managing complexity ; The cycle of data management -- disc 2. Getting graphic and seeing the data ; Preparing data is training for success ; How new statistics transform sports ; Political polls -- how weighted averaging wins ; When life is (almost) linear -- regression ; Training computers to think like humans -- disc 3. Anomalies and breaking trends ; Simulation -- beyond data, beyond equations ; Overfitting -- too good to be truly useful ; Bracketology -- the math of March madness ; Quantifying quality on the World Wide Web ; Watching words -- sentiment and text analysis -- disc 4. Data compression and recommendation systems ; Decision trees -- Jump-start an analysis ; Clustering -- the many ways to create groups ; Degrees of separation and social networks ; Challenges of privacy and security ; Getting analytical about the future
Technique
live action
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resource.filmdirector
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