Building a Machine Learning Engine from Big Data

Posted by Aashish Majethia on Dec 9, 2016 8:11:10 AM

Machine learning (ML) is still growing as a field in big data and has of late made some significant advances. In fact, practical applications have become quite commonplace and most of us have benefited from it already. Email providers use it to determine whether an email is spam or legitimate. Credit card companies use it to flag potentially fraudulent charges. Hospitals are using it to improve outcomes for patients. If you’re a Netflix customer, you may have even been suggested a movie using machine learning :-)  It’s obviously a hot topic and is making it’s way across newer industries as capabilities grow. A simple ‘machine learning’ search on Amazon returns over 13,000 books.

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Topics: Hadoop, Big Data Ecosystem, Data Science, Bedrock, Machine Learning

Machine Learning: How to Master the Basics and Transform your Dataset

Posted by Jean Georges Perrin on Sep 28, 2016 9:18:56 AM

You might be familiar with various number puzzles on LinkedIn. Although some might complain about how they disrupt their LinkedIn news feed (e.g. “This isn’t Facebook!”), the puzzles are designed to trigger your intelligence or challenge your neurons.

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Topics: Data Science, Machine Learning