Tag - William Schmarzo

A Winning Game Plan For Building Your Data Science Team

We need to understand the responsibilities, capabilities, expectations and competencies of the __data Scientist and Business Stakeholder. By William Schmarzo, Hitachi Vantara. comments One of the most exciting challenges I have at Hitachi as the Vice...

Golden State Warriors Analytics Exercise

This post outlines a data analysis exercise undertaken by students in a recent University of San Francisco MBA class, in which they were forced to make difficult data science trade-offs between gathering data, preparing the data and performing the ac...

Identifying Variables That Might Be Better Predictors

This blog serves to expand on the approach that the data science team uses to identify (and quantify) which variables and metrics are better predictors of performance. By William Schmarzo, Dell EMC. I love the simplicity of the data science concepts...

Internet of Things (IoT) Challenge: The Sensor That Cried Wolf

William Schmarzo, the "Dean of Big Data," shares a personal story that identifies a tangible issue related to technology in general, and which carries an important message for the Internet of Things (IoT) in particular. By William Schmarzo, Dell EMC....