CompTIA Data+ Study Guide: Exam DA0-001

  • 5h 48m
  • Mike Chapple, Sharif Nijim
  • Sybex
  • 2022

Build a solid foundation in data analysis skills and pursue a coveted Data+ certification with this intuitive study guide

CompTIA Data+ Study Guide: Exam DA0-001 delivers easily accessible and actionable instruction for achieving data analysis competencies required for the job and on the CompTIA Data+ certification exam. You'll learn to collect, analyze, and report on various types of commonly used data, transforming raw data into usable information for stakeholders and decision makers.

With comprehensive coverage of data concepts and environments, data mining, data analysis, visualization, and data governance, quality, and controls, this Study Guide offers:

  • All the information necessary to succeed on the exam for a widely accepted, entry-level credential that unlocks lucrative new data analytics and data science career opportunities
  • 100% coverage of objectives for the NEW CompTIA Data+ exam
  • Access to the Sybex online learning resources, with review questions, full-length practice exam, hundreds of electronic flashcards, and a glossary of key terms

Ideal for anyone seeking a new career in data analysis, to improve their current data science skills, or hoping to achieve the coveted CompTIA Data+ certification credential, CompTIA Data+ Study Guide: Exam DA0-001 provides an invaluable head start to beginning or accelerating a career as an in-demand data analyst.

About the Author

Mike Chapple, Ph.D., Security+, CySA+, CISSP, is Senior Director for IT Service Delivery at Notre Dame overseeing information security, data governance, IT architecture, project management, strategic planning and product management functions and teaches undergraduate courses on Information Security. Mike spent 4 years in the information security research group at NSA and served as an intelligence officer in the U.S. Air Force. He is a technical editor for Information Security Magazine and has written several books. Sharif Nijim is an assistant teaching professor of IT, Analytics, and Operations in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame, where he teaches undergraduate and graduate courses in cloud computing, business analytics, and information technology. Immediately prior to becoming part of the Mendoza faculty, Sharif served as the Senior Director for IT Service Delivery in the University of Notre Dame’s Office of Information Technologies. Sharif was instrumental in defining and executing on a strategy to move to a cloud-centric model for delivering IT services, and is an invited speaker both nationally and internationally. Prior to Notre Dame, Sharif was in the private sector, where he co-founded and served on the board of a customer data integration company. Sharif earned both his undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Notre Dame.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • Assessment Test
  • Today's Data Analyst
  • Understanding Data
  • Databases and Data Acquisition
  • Data Quality
  • Data Analysis and Statistics
  • Data Analytics Tools
  • Data Visualization with Reports and Dashboards
  • Data Governance


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