My 4th Book is now available - Data Science (The MIT Press Essential Knowledge series)

    Apr 16, 2018 6:51:00 AM by Brendan Tierney

    I almost forgot, but my 4th book has been published !

    It is titled 'Data Science' and is published by MIT Press as part of their Essentials Knowledge series, and is co-written with John Kelleher.

    It is available on Amazon in print and Kindle formats.  Go check it out.

    https://amzn.to/2qC84KN


    This book gives a concise introduction to the emerging field of data science, explaining its evolution, relation to machine learning, current uses, data infrastructure issues and ethical challenge the goal of data science is to improve decision making through the analysis of data. Today data science determines the ads we see online, the books and movies that are recommended to us online, which emails are filtered into our spam folders, even how much we pay for health insurance.

    Go check it out. 

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    Brendan Tierney

    Written by Brendan Tierney

    Brendan Tierney, Oracle ACE Director, is an independent consultant and lectures on Data Mining and Advanced Databases in the Dublin Institute of Technology in Ireland. He has 22+ years of extensive experience working in the areas of Data Mining, Data Warehousing, Data Architecture and Database Design. Brendan has worked on projects in Ireland, UK, Belgium and USA. Brendan is the editor of the UKOUG Oracle Scene magazine and deputy chair of the OUG Ireland BI SIG. Brendan is a regular speaker at conferences across Europe and the USA and has written technical articles for OTN, Oracle Scene, IOUG SELECT Journal and ODTUG Technical Journal. Brendan has published the following books with Oracle Press book Predictive Analytics using Oracle Data Miner Oracle R Enterprise SQL & PL/SQL from the Experts These books are available on Amazon.