Gartner: Big Data Will Generate 6 Million U.S. Jobs by 2015

 

Data analytics increasingly is becoming an essential skill for managers. Manish Parashar, director of Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute, put it this way:

Your economic advantage depends on the data you have plus your ability to transform that data into meaningful insights ... Industries nimble enough to interpret and use the data in new ways to add value are the leaders....

Traditional decision-making structures must be adapted to incorporate data scientists in business and research.

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