Click here to view more details about the book. This book is a type of "handbook" on data science and data scientists, and contains information not found in traditional statistical, programming, or computer science textbooks. The author has compiled what he considers some of the most important information you will need for a career in data science, based on his 20 years as a leader in the field. Much of the text was initially published on the Data Science Central website over the last three years, which is read by millions of website visitors. The book shows how data science is different from related fields and the value it brings to organizations using big data.