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Moving from data visualization into deeper, more advanced analytics? This course will intensify data skills for data viz-savvy users who want to move into analytics and data science in order to enhance their businesses by harnessing the analytical power of R and the stunning visualization capabilities of Tableau.

Together, Tableau and R offer accessible analytics by allowing a combination of easy-to-use data visualization along with industry-standard, robust statistical computation. Readers will come across a wide range of machine learning algorithms and learn how descriptive, prescriptive, predictive, and visually appealing analytical solutions can be designed with R and Tableau.

In order to maximize learning, hands-on examples will ease the transition from being a data-savvy user to a data analyst using sound statistical tools to perform advanced analytics.

This class is for Tableau users who are comfortable with the product and are ready to transition to from being a data-savvy user to being a data analyst using sound statistical tools to perform advanced analytics.

Before attending this course, students should have taken or be familiar with the contents presented in Tableau Desktop Level 1: Introduction and the Tableau Desktop 2: Intermediate courses.

What You Will Learn
Integrate Tableaus analytics with the industry-standard, statistical prowess of R.

Make R function calls in Tableau, visualizing R functions with Tableau using RServe.

Use the CRISP-DM methodology to create a roadmap for analytics investigations.

Implement various supervised and unsupervised learning algorithms in R that return values to Tableau.

Get to grips with advanced calculations in R and Tableau for analytics and prediction with the help of use cases and hands-on examples.
Make quick, cogent, and data-driven decisions for your business using advanced analytical techniques such as forecasting, predictions, association rules, clustering, classification, and other advanced Tableau R calculated field functions.

Course Outline

Chapter 1 - Advanced Analytic with R and Tableau
Installing R and R Studio
Installing Rserve
Environment of R
Connecting to Rserve

Chapter 2 The Power of R
Vectors and Lists
Data Frames
Control Structures
For Loops
Using R in Tableau

Chapter 3 Methodology for Advanced Analytics
CRISP-DM Model Data Preparation
CRISP-DM Modeling Phase
CRISP-DM Evaluation
CRISP-DM Deployment
CRISP-DM Process Restarted
CRISP-DM Summary
Working with Dirty Data
Introduction to Dplyr
Summarizing Data with Dplyr

Chapter 4 Prediction with R and Tableau Using Regression
Simple Linear Regression
Comparing Actual Values with Predicted Results
Building a Multiple Regression Model
Solving the Business Question
Sharing Data Analysis with Tableau

Chapter 5 Classifying Data With Tableau
Understanding the Data
Data Preparation
Describing the Data
Modeling in R
Decision Trees in Tableau Using R
Bayesian Methods

Chapter 6 Advanced Analytics Using Clustering
What is Clustering?
Finding Clusters in Data
How Does K-Means Work?
Creating a Tableau Group from Cluster Results
Clustering Without K-Means
Statistics For Clustering

Chapter 7 Advanced Analytics With Unsupervised Learning
What Are Neural Networks?
Backpropagation and Feedforward Neural Networks
Evaluating a Neural Network Model
Lift Scores
Visualizing Neural Network Results
Modeling and Evaluating Data in Tableau

Chapter 8 Interpreting Your Results For Your Audience
Introduction to Decision System and Machine Learning
Fuzzy Logic
Bayesian Theory
Integrating a Decision System and IoT (Internet of Things) Project
Building Your Own Decision System-Based loT
Writing the Program

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