Current Business Intelligence Professionals May Not Be Best Suited For Role
EMC released the results of a research study of data scientists opinions on data scientists. (Infographic below)
If you haven’t yet heard of a data scientist, you’re not alone. Here’s a timeline of some recent articles which describe it, and you can see that it’s starting to pick up:
August 10, 2011 – AOL.com – Data Scientist: The Hottest Job You Haven’t Heard Of
September 6, 2011 – CNNMoney – Data Scientist: The Hot New Gig In Tech
November 30, 2011 – Forbes – What Is A Data Scientist?
Now, EMC has two links on the front page of their site:
Here’s the infographic. Keep reading below for some more information about the study.
Here are some other links:
The full report of the data scientist survey is available: EMC Data Science Study: the full report
Chuck Hollis (EMC CTO and VP Global Marketing) has a blog post on the subject of “Understanding The New Rock Star: The EMC Data Science Survey”
Twitter Users Mentioned: