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Brief: Data Preparation Tools Accelerate Analytics

Machine Learning Powers Tools That Prepare Data For Analysis

February 13, 2015


Why Read This Brief

It takes too long to get data in the hands of business analysts and data scientists. Tedious manual processes and waterfall, requirement-driven data preparation flows are to blame. This brief defines a class of emerging data preparation tools that help automate manual tasks and let businesspeople and data practitioners work with raw and messy data directly, accelerating analytics. Enterprise architects must understand these new tools and the roles they serve, and begin investigating how to leverage this technology as part of collaboration hubs.

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Table of Contents

  • Your Business Has Lost Its Patience — It Needs Data Now
  • Make Data Actionable Faster
  • Data Preparation Tools Are Designed For Specific Roles
  • recommendations

  • Make Data Prep Tools The Center Of Data Collaboration

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