Training the next generation of data scientists | #IBMinsight

The greatest challenge of the Big Data revolution is making sense of all that information. It’s well enough for a company to collect every slice of data it can reach, but how do they extract value from what they hold? Data scientists fill the role of curator and traffic cop, selecting what data is useful and guiding the flow of data so the right people get the info they need when they need it. However, since Big Data is a relatively new thing, there aren’t many people with the skills to do the data scientist’s job. To learn about this new career in the tech field, Dave Vellante and Paul Gillin, cohosts of theCUBE, from the SiliconANGLE Media team, spoke with Mike Tamir, chief science officer and executive VP of data…


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