Data Analytics vs Data Analysis: What’s The Difference? - bmc blogs
Data analysis, data analytics. Two terms for the same concept? Or different, but related, terms?
It’s a common misconception that data analysis and data analytics are the same thing. The generally accepted distinction is:
- Data analytics is the broad field of using data and tools to make business decisions.
- Data analysis, a subset of data analytics, refers to specific actions.
To explain this confusion—and attempt to clear it up—we’ll look at both terms, examples, and tools.Read more: https://www.bmc.com/blogs/data-analytics-vs-data-analysis