Data Analytics and Data Science is a new spin on already existing topics. It's a combination of business analytics, operations research, business intelligence, competitive intelligence, data analysis and modelling and knowledge extraction.
Combine all the above with knowledge of how to use the latest statistical techniques and code and you have a pretty good working definition of what Data Analytics and Data Science is.
What can I do with it?
Previously all of the analysis tools would have been available only to large corporations. With changes in software and hardware, more data is now collected inexpensively by nearly all organisations. Combine this with the lower cost of the tools of the trade means that small business, internal organisations, nonprofits and individuals can use the latest data analytic techniques to discover new opportunities, increase...