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Why a Data Scientist is not a Data Engineer

Big Data Institute

I found an interesting article on O'Reilly.com ,written by Jesse Anderson, which explains the differences between Data Science and Data Engineering. The two disciplines are not interchangeable—and misperceptions of their roles can hurt teams and compromise productivity.

Source: Big Data Institute

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Big Data Architectures: beyond hadoop

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Python eats into r as sas dominance fade

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A new survey of data science tools shows that Python usage is quickly gaining steam among advance analytic professionals, at the expense of both R and SAS. According to the results of the 2016 survey, conducted by Burtch Works, R is the preferred tool for 42% of analytics professionals, followed by SAS at 39% and Python at 20%. While Python’s placing may at first appear to relegate the language to Bronze Medal status, it’s the delta here that really matters.

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