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How Citizen Data Science Can Maximize Self-Service Analytics and Extend Data Science

Published: 21 September 2018

ID: G00368803

Analyst(s): Carlie Idoine, Joao Tapadinhas, Austin Kronz


Citizen data science fills the gap between mainstream self-service analytics by business users and the advanced analytics techniques of data scientists. Data and analytics leaders should use CDS to explore new data sources, apply new analytics capabilities and access a larger user audience.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Expand the Varieties of Data Accessible for Analysis
  • Increase the Range of Analytics Capabilities Available to Users
  • Make Data Science and Machine Learning Accessible to a Wider Audience
  • Increase Analytics Agility and Enhance the Analytics Process With Citizen Data Science

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