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What is Data Science?
  • Ahmed Banafa, San Jose State University
Data science is the study of where information comes from, what it represents and how it can be turned into a valuable resource in the creation of business and IT strategies.  Mining large amounts of structured and unstructured data to identify patterns can help an organization rein in costs, increase efficiency, recognize new market opportunities and increase the organization's competitive advantage.
Publication Date
April 14, 2014
Citation Information
Ahmed Banafa. "What is Data Science?" (2014)
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