Practical Data Science with R, 2nd Edition
|Price||$39.99 - $48.25
|Authors||Nina Zumel, John Mount|
|Format||Paper book / ebook (PDF)|
Practical Data Science with R, Second Edition takes a practice-oriented approach to explaining basic principles in the ever expanding field of data science. You'll jump right to real-world use cases as you apply the R programming language and statistical analysis techniques to carefully explained examples based in marketing, business intelligence, and decision support.
Evidence-based decisions are crucial to success. Applying the right data analysis techniques to your carefully curated business data helps you make accurate predictions, identify trends, and spot trouble in advance. The R data analysis platform provides the tools you need to tackle day-to-day data analysis and machine learning tasks efficiently and effectively.
Practical Data Science with R, 2nd Edition is a task-based tutorial that leads readers through dozens of useful, data analysis practices using the R language. By concentrating on the most important tasks you'll face on the job, this friendly guide is comfortable both for business analysts and data scientists. Because data is only useful if it can be understood, you'll also find fantastic tips for organizing and presenting data in tables, as well as snappy visualizations.
by Nina Zumel, John Mount
Business analysts and developers are increasingly collecting, curating, analyzing, and reporting on crucial business data. The R language and its associated tools provide a straightforward way to tackle day-to-day data science tasks without a lot of academic theory or advanced mathematics.Practical Data Science with R shows you how to app...
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by Brett Lantz
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Price: $24.95 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2015
by Dan Toomey
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Price: $39.19 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2014
by Dejan Sarka
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Price: $34.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2018
by Jaynal Abedin, Kishor Kumar Das
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Price: $23.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2015
by Andreas Francois Vermeulen
Learn how to build a data science technology stack and perform good data science with repeatable methods. You will learn how to turn data lakes into business assets.The data science technology stack demonstrated in Practical Data Science is built from components in general use in the industry. Data scientist Andreas Vermeulen demonstrates...
Price: $33.48 | Publisher: Apress | Release: 2018
by Krishna Sankar, Holden Karau
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Price: $29.99 | Publisher: Packt Publishing | Release: 2015
by John Mount, Nina Zumel
There's never been a better time to get into data science. But where do you start? Data Science is a broad field, incorporating aspects of statistics, machine learning, and data engineering. It's easy to become overwhelmed, or end up learning about a small section of data science or a single methodology.Exploring Data Science is a collect...
Publisher: Manning | Release: 2016