Data Science Leadership

A CEO’s View of Open Source Data Science in the Enterprise

2021-07-15 Lou Bajuk
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We recently sat down with Art Steinmetz, former CEO of OppenheimerFunds, to get his unique perspective on the value and viability of code-first, open source data science for the enterprise. Read more →

Shiny, Tableau, and PowerBI: Better Business Intelligence

2021-07-12 Marcin Dubel (Appsilon)
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We compared the features and capabilities of Shiny, Tableau, and PowerBI for delivering insights in enterprise organizations. This is our opinion on how they stack up. Read more →

Strategic Analytics at Monash University: How RStudio Accelerated the Transformation

2021-06-24 Behrooz Hassani-Mahmooei (and the InSight Team)
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Similar to any other large and complex organisation, Monash University employs a wide range of data to inform decision making and monitor different aspects of their operations. Read more →

Debunking the Myths of R vs. Python

2021-06-15 Lou Bajuk
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Data science teams sometimes believe that they must standardize on R or Python for efficiency, at the cost of forcing individual data scientists to give up their preferred, most productive language. RStudio’s professional products provide the best single home for R and Python data science, so teams can optimize the impact their team has, not the language they use. Read more →

Building Effective Data Science Teams: Answering Your Questions

2021-06-10 Rachael Dempsey
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From establishing your first data science team, to growing your team, and stepping into leadership roles, check out the Q&A from the Building Effective Data Science Teams webinar audience questions Read more →

Upcoming Webinar - Incorporating R into your Clinical Legacy Workflows

2021-06-08 Mike Stackhouse (Atorus Research)
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When it comes to adopting open source tools into clinical processes, there are many questions that have to be addressed, such as how do we migrate legacy workflows over to new programming languages? How do we upskill a workforce to use these new tools? Join us June 22nd for a discussion with Michael Rimmler about how GSK was able to do this. Read more →

Building Effective Data Science Teams

2021-06-03 Rachael Dempsey
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Last month’s webinar featured data science leaders from Caliber Home Loans, The Looma Project, Saturn Cloud, T-Mobile, and Warner Music Group to start to answer the question, "What does it take to build a successful data science team?" Read more →

Centralizing your Analytics Infrastructure with eoda and Covestro

2021-05-25 Samantha Toet
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On June 16th, we’ll be teaming up with eoda and Covestro to discuss—in German—how they put their data science into production by developing a unified infrastructure. Read more →

Managing COVID Vaccine Distribution, With a Little Help From Shiny

2021-05-18 Jesse Mostipak
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Data Driven West Virginia, in collaboration with the WV Army National Guard, built a COVID vaccine management system using Shiny to help quickly and efficiently distribute vaccines throughout the state. Read more →

Code-First Data Science for the Enterprise

2021-05-12 Lou Bajuk and Nick Rohrbaugh
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While you may already be a practitioner of code-first data science with R or Python, chances are you work within a larger organization with many analytic tools. In this post, we give you some advice on navigating this landscape, and convincing others in your organization of the value of code-first data science. Read more →