Tools & Technologies

Tools & Technologies

About this course

Sometimes it feels like there are as many data analysis software tools as stars in the sky. Figuring out how they related to each other and which is the right for your project can be overwhelming. The fourth course in the series Fundamentals of Data Analysis for Government shares how to select the right analysis tool for the job as well as commonly used tools today.

Duration: ~1 hour

Instructors

 Alicia Brown, Senior Data Analyst at Socrata

What You'll Learn in this Course

  • How to select the right analysis software tool for your project
  • How data storage, ETL, and analysis relate to each other
  • Tips and tricks on how to get the most out of common analysis tools
  • What open source software is and how it relates to commercial software

Earn a Government Data Analysis Certificate

Earn the Fundamentals of Data Analysis for Government certificate upon completion of this self-paced training course along with the 3 others in the series.

 

You can also add it directly to your LinkedIn profile in a just a few clicks

Additional Learning Resources

Curriculum~1 hour

  • Tools and Technologies
  • Tools and Technologies
  • Data Storage & Sources
  • Data Storage & Sources - Part 1
  • Exercise: Data Storage & Sources
  • Data Storage & Sources - Part 2
  • Quiz: Data Storage & Sources
  • Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Extract, Transform, and Load - Part 1
  • Exercise: Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Extract, Transform, and Load - Part 2
  • Quiz: Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Analysis and Visualization
  • Analysis and Visualization - Part 1
  • Exercise: Analysis and Visualization
  • Analysis and Visualization - Part 2
  • Quiz: Analysis and Visualization
  • Conclusion
  • Your Input to Improve This Course
  • Share with a Colleague

About this course

Sometimes it feels like there are as many data analysis software tools as stars in the sky. Figuring out how they related to each other and which is the right for your project can be overwhelming. The fourth course in the series Fundamentals of Data Analysis for Government shares how to select the right analysis tool for the job as well as commonly used tools today.

Duration: ~1 hour

Instructors

 Alicia Brown, Senior Data Analyst at Socrata

What You'll Learn in this Course

  • How to select the right analysis software tool for your project
  • How data storage, ETL, and analysis relate to each other
  • Tips and tricks on how to get the most out of common analysis tools
  • What open source software is and how it relates to commercial software

Earn a Government Data Analysis Certificate

Earn the Fundamentals of Data Analysis for Government certificate upon completion of this self-paced training course along with the 3 others in the series.

 

You can also add it directly to your LinkedIn profile in a just a few clicks

Additional Learning Resources

Curriculum~1 hour

  • Tools and Technologies
  • Tools and Technologies
  • Data Storage & Sources
  • Data Storage & Sources - Part 1
  • Exercise: Data Storage & Sources
  • Data Storage & Sources - Part 2
  • Quiz: Data Storage & Sources
  • Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Extract, Transform, and Load - Part 1
  • Exercise: Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Extract, Transform, and Load - Part 2
  • Quiz: Extracting, Transforming, and Loading
  • Analysis and Visualization
  • Analysis and Visualization - Part 1
  • Exercise: Analysis and Visualization
  • Analysis and Visualization - Part 2
  • Quiz: Analysis and Visualization
  • Conclusion
  • Your Input to Improve This Course
  • Share with a Colleague