Machine Learning in Parallel with Support Vector Machines, Generalized Linear Models and Adaptive Boosting

by Jake Drew, PhD Introduction This article describes methods for machine learning using bootstrap samples and parallel processing to model very large volumes of data in short periods of time. The R programming language includes many packages for machine learningContinue reading… Machine Learning in Parallel with Support Vector Machines, Generalized Linear Models and Adaptive Boosting

Leveraging Data Analytics and Internet of Things in Your Digital Transformation

Increasingly, connected systems and devices are generating data that produce insights for improving business processes and consumer experiences. IDC predicts that by the year 2020 there will be 44 zettabytes (that’s 44 x 10) of information, spawned partly by consumerContinue reading… Leveraging Data Analytics and Internet of Things in Your Digital Transformation

Google Deepmind: Should patients trust the company with their data?

By Jane Wakefield Google’s artificial intelligence unit DeepMind is getting serious about healthcare – with ambitious plans to digitise the NHS – but first it needs to convince patients to hand over their medical records. Back in February, it beganContinue reading… Google Deepmind: Should patients trust the company with their data?

5 Benefits of Data and Analytics for Positive Business Outcomes

Today, businesses can collect data along every point of the customer journey. This information might include mobile app usage, digital clicks, interactions on social media and more, all contributing to a data fingerprint that is completely unique to its owner.Continue reading… 5 Benefits of Data and Analytics for Positive Business Outcomes

Making data science accessible – Machine Learning – Tree Methods

What are Tree Methods?  Tree methods are commonly used in data science to understand patterns within data and to build predictive models. The term Tree Methods covers a variety of techniques with different levels of complexity but my aim isContinue reading… Making data science accessible – Machine Learning – Tree Methods