£1,150.00

Price for this course

2 HOURS

Duration

Classroom IBM

Delivery

Available dates


Mon22Feb 21 TO Tue23Feb 21

Where

Tech Data ILO UK
Connection details will be communicated separately
Instructor Led
Online

Code

TR-664252
Mon24May 21 TO Tue25May 21

Where

Tech Data ILO UK
Connection details will be communicated separately
Instructor Led
Online

Code

TR-664253

Overview

This course provides the foundations of using IBM SPSS Modeler and introduces the participant to data science. The principles and practice of data science are illustrated using the CRISP-DM methodology. The course provides training in the basics of how to import, explore, and prepare data with IBM SPSS Modeler v18.2, and introduces the student to modeling.

Audience

  • Data scientists
  • Business analysts
  • Clients who are new to IBM SPSS Modeler or want to find out more about using it

Prerequisites

  • Knowledge of your business requirements

Objective

Introduction to IBM SPSS Modeler
• Introduction to data science
• Describe the CRISP-DM methodology
• Introduction to IBM SPSS Modeler
• Build models and apply them to new data

Collect initial data
• Describe field storage
• Describe field measurement level
• Import from various data formats
• Export to various data formats

Understand the data
• Audit the data
• Check for invalid values
• Take action for invalid values
• Define blanks

Set the unit of analysis
• Remove duplicates
• Aggregate data
• Transform nominal fields into flags
• Restructure data

Integrate data
• Append datasets
• Merge datasets
• Sample records

Transform fields
• Use the Control Language for Expression Manipulation
• Derive fields
• Reclassify fields
• Bin fields

Further field transformations
• Use functions
• Replace field values
• Transform distributions

Examine relationships
• Examine the relationship between two categorical fields
• Examine the relationship between a categorical and continuous field
• Examine the relationship between two continuous fields

Introduction to modeling
• Describe modeling objectives
• Create supervised models
• Create segmentation models

Improve efficiency
• Use database scalability by SQL pushback
• Process outliers and missing values with the Data Audit node
• Use the Set Globals node
• Use parameters
• Use looping and conditional execution

Course Outline

Introduction to IBM SPSS Modeler
• Introduction to data science
• Describe the CRISP-DM methodology
• Introduction to IBM SPSS Modeler
• Build models and apply them to new data

Collect initial data
• Describe field storage
• Describe field measurement level
• Import from various data formats
• Export to various data formats

Understand the data
• Audit the data
• Check for invalid values
• Take action for invalid values
• Define blanks

Set the unit of analysis
• Remove duplicates
• Aggregate data
• Transform nominal fields into flags
• Restructure data

Integrate data
• Append datasets
• Merge datasets
• Sample records

Transform fields
• Use the Control Language for Expression Manipulation
• Derive fields
• Reclassify fields
• Bin fields

Further field transformations
• Use functions
• Replace field values
• Transform distributions

Examine relationships
• Examine the relationship between two categorical fields
• Examine the relationship between a categorical and continuous field
• Examine the relationship between two continuous fields

Introduction to modeling
• Describe modeling objectives
• Create supervised models
• Create segmentation models

Improve efficiency
• Use database scalability by SQL pushback
• Process outliers and missing values with the Data Audit node
• Use the Set Globals node
• Use parameters
• Use looping and conditional execution



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What do I need to bring with me to my public class?

All required learning materials and equipment are provided in the classroom.

 

 

 

 

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On-site (private) Course Pricing:

To find out more about On-site training e-mail us at enablement@agilesolutions.co.uk or call one of our offices.

 

 

 

 

What is the cancellation policy?

Requests for cancellations or date transfers need to be received at least ten (10) business days prior to the event start date in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation or reschedule request is received less than ten (10) business days before the start date, the penalty of 100% of the cost of the course will be applied, resulting in no amount of the fee being refunded. Refunds will not be allowed for “no-shows” in our public training or IVA courses. This cancellation policy is strictly enforced.

 

 

 

 

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