# Advanced Analytics

Exasol provides several functionalities for more advanced analytics besides standard SQL. This section describes these functionalities and present tutorials which show an example of how to apply these functionalities.

These cover the following topics:

- Data Science And Machine Learning - "Data science is a concept to unify statistics, data analysis, machine learning and their related methods in order to understand and analyze actual phenomena with data." - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Data_science
- Skyline - Skyline is an SQL extension for data analysis developed by Exasol. It helps with big data multi-criteria optimization.
- Data Science and UDFs Examples - Step by step guide to data science in Exasol, and UDF tutorials demonstrating Exasol's UDF capabilities.