Data News

Data science dominates what we do as developers. Whether you’re managing, modelling or storing data, the latest data science news at Packt Hub will help you stay on top of new developments. We provide news, insights and tutorials around tools and topics like tensorflow, machine learning, deep learning, artificial intelligence and big data.

What Did Big Data Deliver In 2014?

Big Data has always been a hot topic and in 2014 it came to play. ‘Big Data’ has developed, evolved and matured to give...

Is 2015 the Year of Deep Learning?

The new phenomenon to hit the world of ‘Big Data’ seems to be ‘Deep Learning’. I’ve read many articles and papers where people question...

Text Mining with R: Part 1

R is rapidly becoming the platform of choice for programmers, scientists, and others who need to perform statistical analysis and data mining. In part...

Text Mining with R: Part 2

In Part 1, we covered the basics of doing text mining in R by selecting data, preparing it, cleaning, then performing various operations on...

8 NoSQL Databases Compared

NoSQL, or non-relational databases, are increasingly used in big data and real-time web applications. These databases are non-relational in nature and they provide a...

Data Science Is the New Alchemy

Every day I come into work and sit opposite Greg. Greg (in my humble opinion) is a complete badass. He directly turns information that we’ve...

The biggest Big Data & Business Intelligence salary and skills survey of 2015

See the highlights from our comprehensive Skill Up IT industry salary reports, with data from over 20,000 IT professionals. Find out what trends are emerging...

Data Science & BI – Salary & Skills Video

What do you need to know to make the most out of your career in data in 2015? We surveyed 20,000 IT professionals to...

Level Up Your Company’s Big Data with Mesos

In my last post I talked about how using a resource management platform can allow your Big Data workloads to be more efficient with less resources....

Level Up Your Company’s Big Data With Resource Management

Big data was once one of the biggest technology hypes, where tons of presentations and posts talked about how the new systems and tools...

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Top life hacks for prepping for your IT certification exam

I remember deciding to pursue my first IT certification, the CompTIA A+. I had signed up for a class that lasted one week, per...

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Learn Transformers for Natural Language Processing with Denis Rothman

Key takeaways The transformer architecture has proved to be revolutionary in outperforming the classical RNN and CNN models in use today. Artificial intelligence is...

Distributed training in TensorFlow 2.x